Blackstone Technology Group Network Engineer - AS000407 in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Blackstone Technology Group, an award winning technology consulting andstaffing firm is seeking a Network Engineer to join our team and work at ourclient site in Colorado Springs, CO or Huntsville, AlabamaJob Description: We are looking for a talented Network Engineer to join ourclients team supporting a mission critical program on Schriever AFB orRedStone Arsenal.Position Responsibilities:The Network Engineer will provide operations and maintenance support towebsite administrators for load balancing of websites, reverse proxy, andKerberos authentication. The candidate will have an understanding of thevirtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), web application firewalls, andSSL protocols. Candidate will provide input to engineering teams, reviewlogs to ensure full functionality of environment, document and maintaindesigns of VDI environment, and conduct upgrades. Effectively communicatewith impacted parties while troubleshooting and resolving issues to minimizesystem downtime. Responsibilities will also include creating and improvingprocedures and other duties as assigned.Basic Qualifications:High School Diploma plus 12 years of general experience, including 6 yearsrelated experience or Bachelor's degree with 8 years' experience.Candidate must possess a current Active Secret Clearance.Candidate must have completed Security+ certification and be enrolled inContinuing Education (CE) or other equivalent to meet DoD 8570.1-Mrequirements Experience with configuration/administration and troubleshooting of trafficmanagement solutions to include Content Switching, Load Balancing, andauthentication technologies.Preferred Qualifications:Understanding of configuration of load balancing and reverse proxy devices andvirtual desktop environments.Familiar with Citrix technologies and environments including XenApp andXenDesktop.Experience with Remedy Incident and Change Management.Strong analytical background with accompanying troubleshooting skill.Familiarity with ITIL Operations process.Blackstone Staffing Services is a division of Blackstone Technology Group, aglobal IT services and solutions firm that implements digital transformationsolutions across commercial industry verticals and the US Federal Government.Blackstone's global staff augmentation practice was founded in 1998.Blackstone Staffing Services has offices in San Francisco, Denver,Houston, Colorado Springs, and Washington, DC. We specialize in ITstaffing and place both technical and creative talent across a variety ofindustries and sectors.Blackstone Technology Group, an award winning technology consulting andstaffing firm is seeking a Network Engineer to join our team and work at ourclient site in Colorado Springs, CO or Huntsville, AlabamaJob Description: We are looking for a talented Network Engineer to join ourclients team supporting a mission critical program on Schriever AFB orRedStone Arsenal.Position Responsibilities:The Network Engineer will provide operations and maintenance support towebsite administrators for load balancing of websites, reverse proxy, andKerberos authentication. The candidate will have an understanding of thevirtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), web application firewalls, andSSL protocols. Candidate will provide input to engineering teams, reviewlogs to ensure full functionality of environment, document and maintaindesigns of VDI environment, and conduct upgrades. Effectively communicatewith impacted parties while troubleshooting and resolving issues to minimizesystem downtime. Responsibilities will also include creating and improvingprocedures and other duties as assigned.Basic Qualifications:High School Diploma plus 12 years of general experience, including 6 yearsrelated experience or Bachelor's degree with 8 years' experience.Candidate must possess a current Active Secret Clearance.Candidate must have completed Security+ certification and be enrolled inContinuing Education (CE) or other equivalent to meet DoD 8570.1-Mrequirements Experience with confi