Huntington Ingalls Industries Network Communications II in Newport News, Virginia

Network Communications IINewport News, VA

Posted: 12/5/2018

Category: Professional

Job Type: -

Minimum Experience: 2

Job Description

Essential Duties/Responsibilities (may include, but are not limited to):

  • Maintains smooth operation of local area, world wide and virtual private networks (VPN).

  • Plans, evaluates, and coordinates installation and/or reconfiguration of hardware and software elements of data and/or voice communication network.

  • Maintains technical expertise in all areas of networks and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, multiplexers, firewalls, hubs, bridges, gateways, etc.

  • May propose solutions to management to ensure all communications requirements based on future needs and current usage, configuring such solutions to optimize cost savings.

  • Prepares or ensures that appropriate network documentation exists, including operational instructions.

  • Provides regular monitoring and network analysis regarding short- and long-range planning for in-house systems.

  • May coordinate third-party maintenance for network equipment.

  • May design network or portion of network that include selection of hardware and software packages.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Adhere to operating site and industry regulatory guidance and governance specific to facility operations.

  • Can work under minimal oversight of daily work.

  • Requires attention to detail, personal accountability/ownership for assigned tasks, ability to produce legible and accurate operational records, ability to manage multiple tasks/responsibilities, and an aptitude for operations.

  • Level of language skills, mathematical skills, communication skills, reasoning ability and computer skills necessary to perform essential functions of the job

  • Travel may be required.

  • Must have a valid driver’s license.

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a DOD Confidential Clearance

  • Must be a US citizen.

Job Requirements

Education and Experience Required:

Bachelor's degree in Science and at least 2 years of experience. Master’s degree and 0 years of experience.

Working Conditions and Physical Requirements:

General and Radiation Physical Required.While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear and must be able to use vertical or inclined ladders. 20% of the work may involve kneeling, stooping and standing. The employee may be exposed to fumes or airborne particles and outside weather conditions. Regular exposure to work in high places and around moving machinery and vibration can be expected.

The noise level may be loud due to equipment and machinery in use. 90% of these tasks will be working in an office environment, but also may include work in/on ship environment and at a computer work station on board ship. The employee will exert up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and a negligible amount of force to move objects. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, sit and climb ladders and stairways, use hands to handle or feel and reach with hands and arms. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and distance vision. Employee must be able to pass a general and radiation physical.

This job description reflects management’s assignment of essential functions; and nothing in this herein restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

Individuals must be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.

HII is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions. Disabled/Veterans are Welcome.