Job Description

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  • McLean, Virginia, USA
Network Engineer

Key Role:

Serve as a member of the Network Operations and Data Center Engineering team focusing on data center and enterprise networking in a Cisco environment. Support connectivity to and from private cloud and co-located hosted infrastructure with public cloud integration. Support branch office and WAN site network capabilities. Install and provide physical connectivity to devices in a colocation data center. Assist with merger and acquisition activity related to network infrastructure consolidation and integrations.  

Basic Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience with Cisco IOS and NX-OS configuration and administration

  • 5+ years of experience in data center networking environments for a medium to large enterprise

  • 5+ years of experience with configuration and support of routing protocols, including BGP, EIGRP, or OSPF

  • 3+ years of experience with Aruba SilverPeak Edge Connect devices

  • Experience in multi-vendor network environments, network monitoring and logging systems, and automation technologies, including Ansible and Python

  • Experience racking, cabling, and documenting systems in a datacenter environment

  • Ability to respond to on call and emergency incidents and support network event escalations

  • Ability to lift 30 pounds

  • Ability to travel up to 10% of time, including to other offices or data centers

  • HS diploma or GED


Additional Qualifications

  • Knowledge of datacenter technologies, including virtualization, cloud IaaS, such as Azure or AWS, F5 load balancing, firewall, and security technologies

  • Knowledge of Cisco wireless and Cisco ISE

  • Cisco CCT Data Center certification

  • Cisco CCNA certification

Create Your Career:

Grow With Us

Your growth matters to us—that’s why we offer a variety of ways for you to develop your career. With professional and leadership development opportunities like upskilling programs, tuition reimbursement, mentoring, and firm-sponsored networking, you can chart a unique and fulfilling career path on your own terms.

A Place Where You Belong

Diverse perspectives cultivate collective ingenuity. Booz Allen’s culture of respect, equity, and opportunity means that, here, you are free to bring your whole self to work. With an array of business resource groups and other opportunities for connection, you’ll build your community in no time.

Support Your Well-Being

Our comprehensive benefits package includes wellness programs with HSA contributions, paid holidays, paid parental leave, a generous 401(k) match, and more. With these benefits, plus the option for flexible schedules and remote and hybrid locations, we’ll support you as you pursue a balanced, fulfilling life—at work and at home.

Your Candidate Journey

At Booz Allen, we know our people are what propel us forward, and we value relationships most of all. Here, we’ve compiled a list of resources so you’ll know what to expect as we forge a connection with you during your journey as a candidate with us.


At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choices, and support your total well-being. Our offerings include health, life, disability, financial, and retirement benefits, as well as paid leave, professional development, tuition assistance, work-life programs, and dependent care. Our recognition awards program acknowledges employees for exceptional performance and superior demonstration of our values. Full-time and part-time employees working at least 20 hours a week on a regular basis are eligible to participate in Booz Allen’s benefit programs. Individuals that do not meet the threshold are only eligible for select offerings, not inclusive of health benefits. We encourage you to learn more about our total benefits by visiting the Resource page on our Careers site and reviewing Our Employee Benefits page.

Salary at Booz Allen is determined by various factors, including but not limited to location, the individual’s particular combination of education, knowledge, skills, competencies, and experience, as well as contract-specific affordability and organizational requirements. The projected compensation range for this position is $75,600.00 to $172,000.00 (annualized USD). The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position and is just one component of Booz Allen’s total compensation package for employees. This posting will close within 90 days from the Posting Date.

Work Model
Our people-first culture prioritizes the benefits of flexibility and collaboration, whether that happens in person or remotely.

  • If this position is listed as remote or hybrid, you’ll periodically work from a Booz Allen or client site facility.
  • If this position is listed as onsite, you’ll work with colleagues and clients in person, as needed for the specific role.

EEO Commitment

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