26 days old

Senior Network Administrator - F5 Networks

Hampton, VA 23669
  • Job Code
    273248BR

Introduction
IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants enabling enterprises to make smarter decisions and providing unparalleled client and consumer experiences in cognitive, data analytics, cloud technology and mobile app development. With global reach, outcome-focused methodologies and deep industry expertise, IBM GBS empowers clients to digitally reinvent their business and get the competitive edge in the cognitive era in over 170 countries.

Bottom line? We outthink ordinary. Discover what you can do at IBM.

The Public Service Sector consulting practice is a trusted advisor to federal, state and local governments, partnering to meet challenges and responding quickly to citizen demands, business needs, new economic conditions, and changing legislative priorities and policies.


Your Role and Responsibilities

In this exciting role, you will be focused on the implementation and sustainment of both NIPR and SIPR proxy servers/load balancers.

Responsibilities include:

  • network management/analysis/troubleshooting,
  • developing and maintaining local operating procedures and policies, and monitoring the ongoing operation of these devices.
  • supporting F5 networks
  • Position is located in Radford, VA




Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • - 7 years of experience configuring, managing, and maintaining Proxy servers/Load Balancers
  • Minimum of 5 years configuring, managing, and maintaining F5 Networks Big IP LTM
  • Experience with network management, analysis and troubleshooting tools
  • Experience in patch management
  • Experience in implementing and maintaining DISA STIGs or equivalent security management Strategies
  • Experience in the deployment of firmware and security configurations using automation
  • Experience with development of project documentation to include standard operating procedures, project plans, and network diagrams
  • Strong networking background
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • Strong documentation skills
  • Security clearance: United States - Interim Dod Secret



Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Experience configuring, managing, and maintaining Palo Alto Networks Firewalls
  • Experience configuring, managing, and maintaining Citrix Netscalers
  • Experience configuring, managing, and maintaining Cisco Nexus (9K, 7K, 5K, and 2K) and Cisco Catalyst switches
  • Experience with Cisco ASR routers
  • Experience with data center management
  • Ability to train junior team members
  • Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills, analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Security clearance: United States - DoD Secret



About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.


Your Life @ IBM
Benefits

Health Insurance. Paid time off. Corporate Holidays. Sick leave. Family planning. Financial Guidance. Competitive 401K. Training and Learning. We continue to expand our benefits and programs, offering some of the best support, guidance and coverage for a diverse employee population.
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Career growth

Our goal is to be essential to the world, which starts with our people. Company wide we kicked off an internal talent strategy program called Go Organic. At our core, we are committed to believing and investing in our workforce through:
Skill development: helping our employees grow their foundational skills
Finding the dream job at IBM: navigating our company with the potential for many careers by channeling an employees strengths and career aspirations
Diversity of people: Diversity of thought driving collective innovation
In 2015, Go Organic filled approximately 50% of our open positions with internal talent that were promoted into the role.


About IBM
With an employee population of 375,000 in over 170 countries, amazingly we connect, collaborate, and care. IBMers drive a corporate culture of shared responsibility. We love grand challenges and everyday improvements for our company and for the world. We care about each other, our clients, and the communities we live, work, and play in!
http://www.ibm.com/ibm/responsibility/initiatives.html
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Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.


Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-11-15 Expires: 2019-12-15

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