AECOM Systems & Network Specialist - Sembach in Sembach, Germany
Germany - Rhineland-Palatinate, Sembach
AECOM has upcoming and on-going opportunities for full-time Systems & Network Specialist in Sembach, Germany. You will provide overall network infrastructure support to routing and switching equipment, firewalls and IDS/IPS, and associated cabling.
Provides computer systems maintenance and repair. Maintains servers, software systems and networks.
Diagnoses and resolves hardware, software, firmware and network problems. Configures, maintains and
upgrades network connection devices, network hardware/software equipment, and automation
The system and network administrator performs system design for TRICARE Area Office - Europe
systems and system components. Maintains, operates, and evaluates desktop, network and
communications hardware and software plus the system requirements needed to keep the Local Area
Network operational at the indicated percentages. Analyzes ongoing operation of Local Area Network
and Wide Area Network system(s) to ensure the hardware and network operating software are
functioning properly and operating standards are met. Troubleshoots the Local Area Network, the Wide
Area Network, and other network related problems. Coordinates and collaborates with support staff of
the host network and all other applicable agencies. Manages, maintains, and supports the development
of a standard workstation configuration to be used across all TRICARE Area Office - Europe systems in
accordance with Department of Defense and host network regulations. Provides Helpdesk support to onsite
users, using available resources to successfully diagnose and resolve problems with desktop
computers, laptops, peripherals, commonly used office applications and other information technology as
needed. Supports other telecommunication systems as needed, such as telephones, video
teleconference systems, etc.
EXPERIENCE : Must have a clear understanding of TCP/IP, IPX/SPX, HTTP, SHTTP, SMTP, SNMP,
DNS, DHCP, EIGRP, OSPF, PPP, HDLC, V.35, RS-449 and knowledge of the 803.2, 802.3, 802.5,
802.10, 802.11, 802.3u and 802.3z communications, EIA/TIA cable standards and Internet standards.
Must address issues related to synchronous and asynchronous communications, Ethernet, Fast Ethernet,
Gigabit Ethernet, FDDI, ATM, ISDN, microwave and satellite communications. Required experience with
various cable testers and network sniffers.
Possesses understanding of routed, switched and shared LAN environments that operate Microsoft
Windows NT/2000, UNIX and OpenVMS and employ various routers switches, hubs and terminal servers
as well as various local and long-haul ISDN,56 Kbps through T1 - T3 (European E1 – E3 experience
desired), satellite and ATM WAN connectivity that employs Codex and PairGain CSU/DSUs.
EDUCATION : Bachelor’s degree or related technical training in computer science, engineering or
information management, or five (5) years related experience and technical certification.
OTHER SKILLS : Experience and skills shall include a range of assignments in technical tasks directly
related to the proposed area of responsibility. MCSE, BCNE, and/or CCNA preferred but not required.
Expertise in Windows networks, Cisco Systems, and HP Openview desired. Has or can obtain the
following certifications: Security+/CCNA/IACND within 120 days after contract award or arrival in Theater
(whichever is sooner). Department of Defense (DoD) Information Assurance Technical Level 2 or equivalent certification, per DoD 8570.01-M, "Information Assurance Workforce Improvement Program"
most recent version, within 180 days after contract award or arrival in Theater (whichever is later).
BACKGROUND : An Automated Data Processing (ADP) sensitivity level II determination is required for
VERBAL & WRITTEN COMMUNICATION SKILLS : Must have strong oral and written communications
skills to effectively present information to a broad audience of Government officials, medical
professionals, and highly specialized technical personnel.
DoD and/or Medical experience preferred
Active Public Trust or Secret clearance preferred
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Job Category Information Technology
Business Line Government
Business Group Management Services Group (MS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 187776BR
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.