VDOT Network Engineer 3 Colonial Heights, VA ONSITE

Job#: 2003979

Job Description:

PLEASE READ the job description thoroughly! If you do not meet every single requirement, please still apply. However, you must be comfortable with and able to adhere to each detail in the "About" section (even if you meet all of the requirements).
If you are interested and have a background in networking, please send an updated resume to Victoria at [email protected].



Network Administrator to support local and field network troubleshooting. This job requires Network Knowledge and basic remote troubleshooting skills. While networking being the main focus of this job, you will still interact with Tier 1 Support issues


Title: Network Administrator

Location: Colonial Heights, VA - 100% onsite!

Contract: long-term contract

Pay: $30-40/hr.



  • Responds to Tier 1 network support requests.
  • On Call Rotation Required
  • Communicates effectively with teammates and customers of varying levels of technical expertise.
  • Responds to all break/fix requests associated with network resources.
  • Designs extensions of and connections to the campus network.
  • Configures and deploys new/replacement network hardware and communications infrastructure.
  • Maintains up-to-date project and architecture documentation.
  • Maintains up-to-date inventory and maintenance records.
  • Monitors network resources for faults and traffic anomalies.
  • Resolves connection issues between users and resources.
  • Maintains detailed change history of network changes.
  • Supports Field Maintenance with communications implementation and troubleshooting.
  • Supports team efforts to improve cybersecurity controls and defenses.
  • Supports team efforts for threat hunting and mitigation.
  • Manages time and resource constraints.
  • Task Automation
  • Basic Windows Workstation Troubleshooting
  • Basic Linux Command Line



  • 3 years’ experience with Cisco Routing and Switching
  • 3-5 years of experience with VLAN Management
  • 3 years of experience with Network Design
  • 3 years of experience with Access Control Lists
  • 3 years of experience with subnetting
  • 3 years of experience with Routing Protocols
  • 5 years of experience with Network Monitoring
  • 5 years of experience VPN Remote Access Technologies
  • 1-2 years of experience Windows Workstation Troubleshooting


Nice to Have:

  • 5 years of experience with DNS/DHCP - Highly desired!
  • 3 years of experience with Network Security is also highly desired.
  • 3 years of experience with Firepower, Firepower Threat Defense, and Firepower Management
  • 3 years of experience with Console
  • 1 year of with experience/exposure to Linux









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Colonial Heights, VA, US

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Date Posted:
November 15, 2023