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NH - Software Tool Engineer Level 2 (DNS SME)

Software Engineering | Laurel, MD | Full Time

Job Description

About Us: Innovating to solve real-world problems

Applied Insight enhances the ability of federal government customers to preserve national security, deliver justice and serve the public with advanced technologies and quality analysis. We work closely with agencies and industry to overcome technical and cultural hurdles to innovation, empowering them with the latest end-to-end cloud infrastructure, big data and cyber capabilities. Our expertise in cross-domain and boundary solutions, network analytics, DevOps and low-to-high development is unique in our industry. We develop and deliver innovative products and applications that are deployed in highly sensitive customer environments and have broad applications for federal missions.

On joining the Applied Insight team, you’ll be working to solve real-world problems on missions that matter with people who share your passions and encourage your ambition. It’s vital to us that we hire committed people who are great at what they do. We return that commitment by empowering them with the autonomy, the support and the tools they need to fulfill their true potential.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

• Design and implement secure and scalable DNS, DHCP, and IPAM (DDI) solutions using Infoblox DDI. • Troubleshoot and resolve complex DDI issues.
• Automate DDI workflows to improve efficiency
• Provide technical expertise and guidance to internal teams on all aspects of DDI, including IPv4 and IPv6
• Knowledge of IPv4 and IPv6
• Stay up to date with the latest Infoblox DDI features and best practices

Required Qualifications:
• DOD8570-M, IAT Level 1
• Ability to obtain PRIVAC and SYS3
• Experience with DNS, DHCP, IPAM, Load Balancing (F5/DTC)
• Know login management.
• Familiar with outages, latency issues, & trouble shooting
• Proven experience designing and implementing DDI solutions
• Experience with load balancing technologies
• Strong understanding of networking concepts, including IPv4 and IPv6
• Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills
• Experience with scripting and automation tools a plus

Preferred Qualifications:
• DNS experience with an understanding of maintenance of Infoblox
• Experience with Infoblox trouble tickets
• In-depth knowledge of Infoblox DDI (DNS, DHCP, IPAM)

What we will provide in return: Excellent compensation and amazing benefits

  • Multiple health insurance options which include a PPO plan with ZERO deductibles and an HSA plan.
  • 401k Immediate Vesting. Company matches 100% of the first 3% contributed and 50% of the next 2% contributed.
  • Fully paid long-term disability, short-term disability, and life insurance.
  • Flexible Spending Account options.
  • Generous paid time off.
  • Flexible work schedules with the ability to bank extra hours for additional time off.
  • Government shutdown protection where employees don't have to use leave for up to 3 days out of the year for inclement weather or budget issues.
  • Employee centric culture and a belief that we should empower those who are good at what they do and then give them the tools they need to achieve success and grow their career.
  • A commitment to learning and growth and easy ways to achieve both including a training budget, education assistance, mentorship programs and collaborative learning sessions.
  • A collaborative environment that fosters communication and an open-door policy.

Applied Insight provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, alienage or national origin, ancestry, age, disability or handicap, sex, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.