Sr. Data Communications Specialist

  • Arlington, VA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Investing in People, Serving our Nation.

Job Description

Position funded contingent contract award

We are in need of a Sr. Data Communication Specialist to support our DoD customer with a large IT integration effort.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Performing network management of a DoD C2 system to include controlling, planning, allocating, deploying, coordinating, and monitoring the resources necessary for proper network operations, maintenance and services for the architecture.
  • Coordinate infrastructure details with other organizations and with oversight of the Task Monitor, coordinate with other contractors or vendor personnel to promptly resolve issues, questions, and problems.
  • Provide high quality IT capabilities and services that are expertly integrated with customer business processes and enable the accomplishment of needed information processing by performing network operations, maintenance and services.
  • Assist in operating, maintaining, and troubleshooting communication infrastructure, equipment, systems, procedures, etc.
  • Provide expertise in the current network topologies, protocols equipment and utilizes state-of-the art network management tools for monitoring, collecting, analyzing and reporting system performance data.
  • Continually research the commercial market for equipment/system upgrades to enhance the network infrastructure.
  • Configure and maintain Cisco routers, Cisco switches, Juniper Firewall devices, and all associated network equipment, including creating /maintaining routing tables, Access Control Lists (ACLs) and Virtual Local Area Networks (VLANs), in a diverse router and switch environment.


  • Current TS/SCI clearance
  • ITIL certified
  • Ability to perform the duties listed above

Additional Information

Highlight Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action employer.