Network Engineer

Full Time
Annapolis Junction, MD, Laurel, MD
Posted 3 months ago

Clearance Requirement: TS/SCI with Polygraph


Provides assistance in all aspects of network management from network design through implementation, maintenance and upgrading of existing networks; specification, and related documents and implements communication system requirements to support the distributed functionality of a software engineering environment; Analyze network characteristics (e.g. traffic connect time, transmission speeds, packet sizes and throughput), troubleshoots problems and recommends procurement of, and/or modifications to network components.

Position Requirements:

• Primary emphasis on Cisco Systems, and at least some Juniper and IBM BladeCenter (SwitchModule) experience.
• Needs to be our authority with all network issues and tuning.
• Linux skills would be a plus.
• Candidate must be willing and able to:
– be on-call 24×7
– mission critical (Agency Code Red required)
– interface with agency and non-agency sites via emails/phone to walk them through hands-on troubleshooting
– work flexible hours, staying until the job is completed (mission is restored)

General Requirements:

• BA/BS degree in Communications Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Systems or Mathematics. Degree Substitute: +8 years directly related experience; AND/OR approved certifications can each be substituted (if active/current), for 1 year of experience each, up to 3 certifications.
• 10 years experience in a technical role in projects and programs for Government or Industry customers with: eight years experience as a Network Engineer in programs that encompass system architecture, requirements analysis, process execution and evaluation;
• Experience in developing networks from design through implementation;
• Experience with Cisco IOS or JunOS or equivalent;
• Experience in configuring multi-vendor network equipment;
• Experience with network test gear and testing network equipment;
• Experience in configuring NAT and Routing Protocols;
• Experience with Ethernet Trunking and configuring Ethernet VLANs.



Job Features

Job CategoryEngineering, Network Engineer
Clearance Level RequiredTS/SCI with Polygraph
Years of Experience Requried10
Job #35-217

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