Essential Duties and Responsibilities:- Manage the operations and staff activities of the Network Architecture group for the Maximus IT team.- Analyze and oversee network implementations to assure the integrity, security and effective performance of the computing infrastructure and network.- Perform a wide variety of evaluation, maintenance, installation, and training tasks to ensure that the computer network performance meets company and user satisfaction.- Manage the operations of network delivery, and assures the integrity security and effective performance of the network systems and services.- Provide leadership and guidance in network system implementation and project priorities.- Meet regularly with network delivery staff to discuss and resolve priorities, special assignments, problems, objectives, resource allocation, staff development, and technical issues.- Provide technical guidance to the team ensuring established policy and procedures for network design.- Manage assigned projects and program components to deliver services in accordance with established objectives.- Respond to inquiries from staff, administrators, service providers, site personnel, outside vendors, etc. to provide technical assistance and support.- Configure and set up Cisco ASA, CheckPoint or Palo Alto Firewalls, VPN Concentrators and Security Appliances for access to vital business applications.- Stays abreast of trends and innovations in information systems issues and policies.- Maintain a thorough understanding of the basics behind the Internet and its workings (DNS, Security, IP Routing, HTTP, VPN, Email Routing, SPAM, etc.).- Design, setup and configure complex networking technologies to continue to improve efficiency and standardization in the enterprise.- Provide guidance on strategic initiatives and new technologies to meet business needs.- Assist in the design of complex network deployments and strategies.- Maintain enterprise WAN network.- Manage assigned projects and program components to deliver services in accordance with established objectives.- Respond to inquiries from staff, administrators, service providers, site personnel, outside vendors, etc. to provide technical assistance and support as needed.- Design, set up and configure complex networking strategies.- Configure and install client and server network software for upgrading and maintaining network and telecommunication systems.- Create documentation of the technologies deployed and ensure handoff and transition to all network supporting teams.- Maintains absolute confidentiality of work- related issues and MAXIMUS information.- Performs related duties and responsibilities as assigned.Minimum Requirements:- Typically requires an advanced technical degree and a minimum of 12 years in progressively responsible positions.- Individual contributor who oversees large, technically complex projects.- Consistently works on complex assignments requiring independent action and a high degree of initiative to resolve issues.- Position is recognized as a subject matter expert within a particular discipline.- Some barriers to entry exist at this level (Sr Executive approval).- Knowledgeable of emerging trends and may contribute to and influence best practices within discipline.Since 1975, Maximus has operated under its founding mission of Helping Government Serve the People, enabling citizens around the globe to successfully engage with their governments at all levels and across a variety of health and human services programs. Maximus delivers innovative business process management and technology solutions that contribute to improved outcomes for citizens and higher levels of productivity, accuracy, accountability and efficiency of government-sponsored programs. With more than 30,000 employees worldwide, Maximus is a proud partner to government agencies in the United States, Australia, Canada, Saudi Arabia, Singapore and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit https://www.maximus.com. EEO Statement: Active military service members, their spouses, and veteran candidates often embody the core competencies Maximus deems essential, and bring a resiliency and dependability that greatly enhances our workforce. We recognize your unique skills and experiences, and want to provide you with a career path that allows you to continue making a difference for our country. We’re proud of our connections to organizations dedicated to serving veterans and their families. If you are transitioning from military to civilian life, have prior service, are a retired veteran or a member of the National Guard or Reserves, or a spouse of an active military service member, we have challenging and rewarding career opportunities available for you. A committed and diverse workforce is our most important resource. Maximus is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Maximus provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disabled status.