Job Description - Network Design and Support Engineer in Syracuse
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Network Design and Support Engineer

Ref: US_EN_6_916327_1458682

Posted on 01 August 2022

We are seeking a Network Engineer to join a team that is designing, building and supporting systems that keep air-travelers safe 24/7/365 all around the world.  In this role, you will contribute to the development of diverse network solutions for our customers. Both domestic and international travel will be necessary and can involve up to 30% of your time. 

Responsibilities Include:

  • Plan and design networks that perform to both Saab specifications as well as our customers' specifications.

  • Communicate and collaborate effectively with other technical disciplines

  • Develop ways to improve our products, documentation, ease of use, reliability and serviceability.

  • Provide network device support to our customers with troubleshooting, device reconfiguration and replacement and technical refresh when deploying upgrades.

  • Demonstrate familiarity in Software/Operating System Configuration, Network Design/Configuration and Troubleshooting.

  • Help develop tools and scripts to support various configuration and monitoring activities.

  • Participate in processor and switch selection.

  • Participate in planning and organizing our work.

  • Accurately document all aspects of the networks we create and support. 

  • Skills and Experience:

  • AAS or Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology or related discipline is required.

  • 3+ years of relevant experience

  • Experience with Cisco devices and network communications protocols and Network Security.

  • CCNA and above are preferred.

  • Experience with design and configuration of wireless equipment is preferred.

  • EION and Cambium equipment is a plus.

  • Citizenship Requirements:

    Must be a U.S. citizen. Applicants selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

    Pre-employment Screening Requirements:

    As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to meet the following criteria: (i) pass a drug screen, (ii) complete a background check that will include, at a minimum, a criminal record check, and education and employment verification, and (iii) be fully vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus (unless granted an accommodation permitted by law and then in compliance with Saab’s requirements related to the accommodation, if any).


    Saab provides an excellent working environment offering professional growth opportunities, competitive wages, work-life balance, business-casual atmosphere and comprehensive benefits:

  • Medical, vision and dental insurance for employees and dependents

  • Paid time off including: minimum of 3 weeks vacation, 5 floating holidays, 8 designated holidays, 3 weeks personal illness, bereavement, jury duty and disability

  • 401(k) with immediate vesting on employer match

  • Tuition assistance

  • Employee assistance programs

  • Employee stock purchase program with employer match

  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

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