Job Description

Remote Work:
Job Number:
Network Operations Center Engineer

Key Role:

Monitor network administration and maintenance operations. Resolve network incidents to ensure the smooth-running of the network operation center. Apply specific functional, working, and general industry knowledge. Develop or contribute to solutions to a variety of problems of moderate scope and complexity. Work independently with some guidance. Review or guide activities of more junior employees.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience with managing service requests using a ticketing system

  • Experience with network management tools

  • Experience with configuring ACL rules for use with Palo Alto firewalls

  • Knowledge of multi-area OSPF, BGP, and MPLS environments

  • Ability to configure a Cisco router, switch, and firewall via command line interface

  • Ability to perform packet capture and analysis using Palo Alto firewalls

  • Ability to work 2nd shift: 9pm-7am ET

  • Ability to obtain a security clearance

  • HS diploma or GED and 12+ years of experience in IT and networking or Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Electronics Engineering and 5+ years of experience in IT and networking

  • Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT), Network+, Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP), or Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) Certification

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience with setting up Site-to-Site VPNs utilizing Cisco Firewalls or Cisco Routers

  • Experience with Cisco ASDM or NetScaler

  • Experience with Cisco Any Connect VPN and other remote access solution

  • Experience with Citrix Access Gateway (ISE), SolarWinds or nGenius


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


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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 $58,300.00 to $133,000.00 (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.

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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