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Network Engineer - Mechanicsville, Virginia

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Date: Jul 31, 2019

Location: Mechanicsville, VA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 55988 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Senior Network Engineer to join our team in Mechanicsville, Virginia (US-VA), United States (US).



The  Network Engineer will work with a fast-paced global leader in IT Services, helping to ensure our client’s networks are optimized and reliable, and that disruptions are quickly and efficiently resolved.  As part of our Global Network Engineering team, you will be responsible for steady-state support of the customer's network, including all incidents, requests, and changes, as well as spend 20-30% of your time working on new network design projects.   


**This role requires working onsite at our customer’s facility in Mechanicsville, VA, as well as the ability to participate in a variable on-call rotation schedule with other team members.  Role may require 5-10% travel.


Job Responsibilities: 
- Provide onsite customer support as part of a global network services delivery team
- Interface professionally with customers, end users, partners and associates
- Assist in local and remote network support for scheduled changes, real-time incidents and submitted requests
- Coordinate network tasks and maintenance with user community, peer network staff, and Change Management team
- Process ITAM (IT Asset Manager) and MACD (Move, Add, Change, Delete) items, and coordinate maintenance with user community and Change Management team
- Adhere to Change Management processes
- Research emerging network technologies and make recommendations based on future business needs
- Plan, design, and implement networked systems, including configurations, supporting/troubleshooting network problems and coordinating with vendors for installation of such items as routers, bridges, concentrators and switches 
- Perform complex technical analysis of software, hardware, and network systems, systems integration for front-end processors, multiplexes, LAN/WAN communications, network nodes, switches, and various transmission systems 
- Define network business requirements and implements effective global network strategies 
- Create and deliver presentations to peers and leaders 


Basic Requirements: 
- Undergraduate degree and 8+ years relevant network experience, or equivalent combination of education and work experience
- Experience with Cisco route/switch and wireless
- Experience with WAN/LAN internetworking, including design elements (i.e. cost versus performance tradeoffs, protocol interoperability, network architecture development, and requirements for testing/proof of concept)
- Knowledge of platform operation systems (router, platforms, LAN, WAN, and router protocols) and how they interact with the network 
- Experience in network security elements such as VPN, Firewall, and Network Security platforms


- VOIP experience






This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




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