Network Automation Engineer

San Antonio, TX, Full time

BEAT LLC is seeking a Mid-level Network Automation (NA) Engineer in San Antonio, TX, to support our Defense Health Agency (DHA) customer. The Senior NA Engineer is responsible for performing a wide range of analysis, testing, lab establishment, and documentation generation for a new NA environment.
 Participate in creating a comprehensive analysis and create reports of NA capabilities, requirements, and dependencies of all DHA Local Area Network (LAN) equipment currently in use by the DHA, including Cisco, Comscope (Brocade), and Juniper LAN components
 Assist with identifying gaps or weaknesses in vendor abilities to support automating Device Inventory, Device Provisioning, Data Collection and Monitoring, Configuration Management, and Compliance Reporting
 Work with the Senior Network Automation Engineer to perform a comprehensive analysis of NA capabilities, requirements, and dependencies using Check MK and Micro Focus Network Automation (MFNA) and document the results of that analysis
 Assist with researching a recommended product solution-set report to enable an NA architecture that includes Data Management, Configuration Management, and Orchestration that supports Agile development, DevOps, and Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) best practices within the DHA enterprise and documenting that analysis
 Assist with designing, documenting, and building a Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG)-compliant NA Architecture in a non-production lab environment using MFNA, CheckMK, commercial-off-the-shelf products (COTS), and Open Source products. 
 Work with the Senior Network Automation Engineer in performing a comprehensive analysis and testing of products used in the NA lab focusing on utilizing, improving, and expanding the operational capabilities of the DHA enterprise tools environment with respect to functionality, feasibility, cost, life cycle management, and security; contribute to creating detailed reports of the outcome
 Create Risk Management Framework (RMF) artifacts and documentation for NA system accreditation to either risk assess them into an existing Authority to Operate (ATO) or establish a new ATO
 Assist with creating a comprehensive cost analysis of using Open Source and COTS products with total cost, return on investment, time to implement, and benefits for NA within the DHA enterprise
 Assist with creating a comprehensive report on how to enable NA within the DHA using existing MFNA and CheckMK tools and how to expand NA capabilities within the DHA by adding new tools to the environment

  • Donald Robertson will personally read your application.
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