Network Security Engineer

Key Role:

Apply expertise in both IP networking, security, and testing to maintain reliable, secure, and efficient data communications networks in support of mission critical support networks. Analyze local and wide area network systems, including planning, designing, evaluating, and selecting operating systems and protocol suites and configuring communication media with concentrators, bridges, and other devices. Resolve interoperability problems to obtain operations across all platforms, including e-mail, file transfer, multimedia, and teleconferencing. Define, document, analyze, perform, and interpret developmental tests for new or modified products or product components, investigate and resolve operational problems in conjunction with other engineering and technical personnel, and provide technical support and advice to other engineering groups. Participate in the development, maintenance, and refinement of internal quality control and reliability programs.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience with cybersecurity, communications, or network engineering

  • Experience with configuring networking equipment, including Cisco, Aruba, or Juniper products

  • Experience in the implementation and delivery of DISN services, including VoIP, VTC, NIPR, or SIPR

  • Knowledge of System Information Management (SIEM) system integration, including Splunk

  • Knowledge of Networking Detection and Response (NDR) Tools

  • Knowledge of voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) gateways, call managers, performance enhancing proxies (PEP), or telephony systems

  • Secret clearance

  • HS Diploma or GED

  • Security+ or DoD 8570, IAT Level II Certification

  • CCNA Certification

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience with implementing Navy Cybersecurity policy or DoD Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) requirements

  • Ability to identify and implement new network and security tools and solutions

  • Ability to learn new systems and troubleshoot complex network solutions

  • Ability to configure, maintain, and monitor all active network equipment

  • Ability to resolve incidents, problems, and change requests in accordance with service-level agreements and approved maintenance windows

  • Possession of excellent verbal and written communication skills


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

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