AECOM Network Administrator 2 in Virginia Beach, Virginia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 159219BR

Position Title Network Administrator 2

Job Category Information Technology

Business Line Government

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Virginia

City Virginia Beach

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in

Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by

Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A

Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


AECOM works with national and local governments around the world to manage and support critical programs in the areas of defense, security and intelligence; energy and climate change; environmental cleanup and waste management; infrastructure development, protection and resilience; and international development. Our global operations and connected expertise enable us to provide cutting-edge, relevant and cost-effective solutions that help our clients safeguard and enrich society and the world we live in.

Job Summary

This candidate will be part of the network team who monitors switches, routers, and other network systems for health and accessibility for all the East Coast Combined Tactical Training Ranges. The ideal candidate would be able to work in a geographically dispersed team environment responsible for the management of diverse, complex, and ever changing DoD networks.

He or she will be part of the networking team who maintains all IP inter-site, range, building, and local connections. It is expected they will be able to build, update, troubleshoot, and upgrade Cisco and other network devices. Further the technician should understand how to install and maintain both copper and fiber optic network infrastructures.

On a daily basis the candidate will monitor the health and efficiency of both the classified and unclassified network primarily with Solarwinds Orion Network Performance Monitor. They will be responsible to apply STIGS and other updates as required by Department of Defense, Department of Navy (DoN) directives, and best practice.

Troubleshoot networks, systems, and applications to identify and correct malfunctions, operational difficulties, and re mediate vulnerabilities and effectively communicate these issues and solutions to their team members and customers who depend on the network services.

Working with engineering, operations, server, and communications, and cyber security staffs, he or she will also identify new efficiencies and design implementation models. It is expected that that they will be able to conduct themselves professionally in meetings with the customer and other contractors.

The candidate will be expected to maintain system documentation, network drawings, procedures, and policies. Finally, the position requires ability to participate in an on-call rotation (outside normal working hours and on weekends) to support the network infrastructure, address critical outages, and stand watch for critical missions.


Minimum Requirements

Requires Bachelor’s Degree plus 4 years of Network Administration experience or at least 8 years of network administration in combination with IT Training, IT Certifications and progressively relevant work experience:

• Cisco Network Administration

• Information Technology Management.

Minimum Experience Requirements

• Minimum of 4 years’ experience in the following areas:

• IT System implementation and maintenance of, network interfaces and associated equipment particularly in the Cisco family of hardware

• Experience configuring systems to Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Security

• LAN level Network Administration of Layer 3 Routers, switches, VLAN Configuration, Wireless Bridges

• Communications (fiber-optic, multiplexer) equipment

• Configuration of DS3 and T1 circuits.

Minimum Position Specific Training Required

• Must maintain DoD 8570.1 certification requirements for IAT-II

• Documented formal training in Cisco systems to a least the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) level

Requires a current Secret Security Clearance and possess a valid state issued driver's license.

Preferred Qualifications

Microsoft Server 2012

Active Directory

Virtual Routing and Forwarding



Orion Solarwinds

Linux (Red Hat)

Microsoft based DNS

Microsoft based RADIUS

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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please

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NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.