F5 Network Engineer - Belleville, IL

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Job Order #:

MS031786

Title:

F5 Network Engineer - Belleville, IL

Location:

Belleville, IL 

Salary:

60000-75000

Salary Type:

per year

Occupations:

IT-Software Development: Computer-Network Security, Desktop Service and Support, Enterprise Software Implementation & Consulting, Network and Server Administration
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Job Description:

F5 Network Engineer
 
Military (Air Force, Army, Navy, Marines) experience is a big plus.  Multiple opportunities available in Belleville, IL!
 
Ready to Hire; Urgent Need!  Candidates MUST hold a current and active Secret security clearance and a current DoD 8570 certification.
 
Responsibilities:
 
This F5 Network Engineer role will support the program providing sustainment, maintenance, problem and change management services to help ensure, reliable, and uninterrupted availability of service.  This team works in a performance-based environment where performance is based on Acceptable Levels of Performance (ALP).
 
-Research, design, build, test, deploy, analyze, administer, and maintain the enterprise F5 network environments (hardware, software, and configuration components).
-Maintain the F5 Big-IP Viprions with vCMP and LTM utilizing route domains and partitions.
-Review and provide recommendations to improve the F5 solution.
-Design and develop processes and documentation for lower level technicians. Direct junior technicians/engineers as needed to complete projects.
-Perform reach back to OEM Vendors to de-conflict operational issues with known operating system bugs and security alerts.
-Troubleshoot, configure, upgrade, maintain and monitor the F5 Big-IP load balancer network architecture.
-Develop Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures (TTPs)/Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for troubleshooting and quickly identifying issues.
-Analyze network alarms and identify sources.
-Troubleshoot F5 configuration issues.
-Troubleshoot traffic through the F5s.
-Troubleshoot application monitors.
 
Qualifications:
 
-Bachelor's degree in a relevant technical discipline with 8 years of overall related experience; additional related years of experience is accepted in lieu of a degree.
-Must hold DoD-8570 IAT Level 2 baseline certification (Security+ CE, or equivalent) prior to start date.
-Currently possess an active Secret security clearance.
-Ability to perform after hours on-call duties as required of the program.
-Experience with the following: alarm surveillance, fault management, LAN maintenance, performance management.
-Expert knowledge of TCP/IP, IP routing, LAN and WAN protocols, BGP, campus and data center switching, and load balancing focusing on Cisco and F5 solutions.
-Expertise with of the following devices/vendors: PaloAlto Firewalls, CISCO, Juniper, A10, LTM, and F5.
-Experience with Application Partitions, Route Domains & vCMP on Viprion and appliance platforms.
-F5 experience must include: LTM, vCMP, TMSH, partition and route domains.
 
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