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Junior Network Engineer

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Date: Apr 8, 2021

Location: Newport News, VA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 114153 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Junior Network Engineer to join our team in Newport News, Virginia (US-VA), United States (US).

This position is located in Newport News, VA and will require onsite presence 5 days per week.  This position will provide customer support for the Carrier Vessel Nuclear Information Technology (CVNIT) Enterprise.  Candidate should be a "self-starter" with the ability to work independently with little to no oversight. The ability to research problems to develop, present, and implement full solutions after appropriate approval is imperative to the success of this project. The ability to work in a mixed stakeholder environment while maintaining fidelity of information is also required. Exceptional attention to detail and overall organizational abilities are crucial to the success of the project.


Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Setting up, management and daily monitoring of Cisco switches and routers.
  • Running fiber optic and Cat 5e/6 cables with the knowledge of termination and testing.
  • Setting up subnets and super nets on switches and routers as well as appliances.
  • Work with virtual switches within Nutanix and VMWare environments.
  • Creating meaningful reports and dashboards reflecting compliance data in real time.
  • Troubleshooting network outages.
  • Managing operating systems and applications within DoD and classified environments.


Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3 years of basic networking experience.
  • DOD 8570 compliant to include COMPTIA Security + equivalent (or higher).
  • Currently active Secret security clearance (or higher).
  • Computing Environment Certification (Cisco, Microsoft Windows, or VMWare certification or ability to obtain within 60 days of start date)


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in an IT related field.
  • Experience with switching, routing, IPAM, firewalls, subnetting and super netting.
  • Experience with NIST/DISA STIGs and checklists.
  • Understanding of VMware, VMWare View and Virtual Desktops to integrate virtual switching and routing.


About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law.

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