Tier 1 network Monitor

Job#: 2012917

Job Description:

Jr. Network Defense Specialist            ** $52,000 - $67,500 **              ( Hampton, VA ) !!



Rotating Work Schedule

Monday - Thursday 

Shift 1)  2:00 pm -12:00 am
Shift 2) 10:00 pm - 8:00 am
Shift 3)  6:00 am - 4:00 pm 

Shift Rotation Every Few Months. Will work Weekend shifts rotating monthly. 



Apex Systems has an immediate Need for a Jr. Network Defense Specialist located in Hampton, VA at Langley AFB !!! These will be an estimated "6 Month Contract to Permanent Hire" opportunity supporting one of our Largest Government Clients along the East Coast.  Please see below for Additional Details.



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Job Title:   Jr. Network Defense Specialist   

Location: Hampton, VA   (Langley AFB)

Contract Layout: Estimated "6 Month Contract to Permanent Hire"


Contract Pay & Details:

  • $25.00 - $28.00 / Hourly Rate            ** Experience Dependent **
  • Estimated "6 Month Contract to Permanent Hire"
  • A la Carte Style Benefits
  • Paid Weekly ( Thursday / Friday )
  • "Un-Paid Leave" Only


Permanent Conversion Salary & Details:

  • Starting Salary - $67,500
  • Full Company Benefits
  • Paid Time Off / Sick Leave / Etc.
  • Become a Direct Employee with the Client, Grow - Promote with the Company






  • Top Secret Security Clearance    ** Eligibility **
  • IAT Level II Certification or Above (i.e. Security+CE, etc.) 
  • 2+ Years of I.T., NetOps, or SecOps, CyberOps, or Similar Experience






Brief Job Summary 

  • Monitor all nodes for operational integrity
  • Respond to trouble calls
  • Initiate and maintain trouble tickets and other logs to document these anomalies as well as corrective actions
  • Populate and examine trouble and error logs for troubleshooting and capturing metrics
  • Provide technical support to resolve the problem or escalate to the appropriate level
  • Monitor and administer network tools for troubleshooting and metrics for trends analysis
  • Log all network issues utilizing the 480 ISRW approved system of record for problems, errors, and maintenance in such a way to easily generate reports for trend analysis
  • Provide technical support in data network planning, engineering, and design









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Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work® in the United Kingdom and Mexico.

Employee Type:

Hampton, VA, US

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Date Posted:
January 28, 2024