Network Engineer/Architect, Senior

Key Role:

Serve as the senior network engineering and design technical resource, working directly with the client on multiple, simultaneous, and highly complex networking engineering efforts. Conduct network planning and design, including network protection schemes, network synchronization, and bandwidth availability and utilization. Provide Tier III and Tier IV technical support for diagnosing and resolving network-related issues. Develop and validate network designs per customer specifications, including circuit protection, transport network selection, and interworking across networks. Apply technical expertise and assistance with network integration and consolidation efforts across multiple network environments. Interface with civilian, military, contract vendors, and other technical staff to analyze business and technical requirements, document engineering standards and develop network architecture and engineering designs and changes. Assist with evaluating current and emerging network technologies, conduct technical assessments, and make recommendations to the client.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of experience with network engineering in a DoD or US government technical environment
  • 8+ years of experience with working with network monitoring, fault management, and performance analysis tools, including Splunk, What's Up Gold, or Riverbed
  • Experience with MPLS, DMVPN, WAN, DISN, and other networking technologies supporting multi-point, multi-site communications infrastructure
  • Knowledge of network security concepts, best practices, and technologies, including SSH, IPsec, TACACs, firewall policies, and 802.1x
  • Ability to analyze and design complex, multi-location, multi-vendor networks
  • TS/SCI clearance
  • BS degree in IT, Information Systems, or Engineering
  • DoD 8570.01-M/8140 IAT II Certification 
  • Cisco CCNP Routing and Switching Certification

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience with Joint Regional Security Stacks (JRSS)
  • Knowledge of Defense Information System Network (DISN) or Joint Service Provider (JSP) network interoperability requirements
  • Cisco CCIE Certification

Clearance:

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance is required.

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