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Lead, Network Engineer-TS/SCI

Chantilly, VA 20151

Job Title: Lead, Network Engineer

Job Code: SAS20200503-42609

Job Location: Chantilly, VA

Essential Functions:

  • Responsible for assisting in planning and implementing the necessary hardware, software and telecommunications equipment to maintain and/or enhance the customer’s local and wide-area networks.
  • Evaluate vendor products and recommend purchases consistent with the organization’s short and long-term objectives.
  • Recommend and implement network policies and procedures and ensure adherence to security procedures.
  • Candidate will help troubleshoot, analyze, and maintain networks.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve medium to complex network issues.
  • Provide Tier II support for staff; may require after-hours, phone or on-site support.
  • Provide in-depth knowledge and technical expertise in the areas of design, installation, maintenance, and support of network infrastructure following established methodologies and processes.
  • Perform hardware scans, analysis, and documenting findings.
  • Support/facilitate customer meetings and ensure compliance with project requirements.
  • Perform extensive root cause analysis, problem determination and support of technical issues related to routing and switching technologies, e.g. VPN, basic router configurations, firewalls, etc.
  • Self-motivation, able to work well independently and within inter-disciplinary engineering teams.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • 5 years of hands-on experience with Juniper, Cisco, or equivalent network equipment.
  • 5 years working knowledge of Layer-3, VPNs, OSPF, firewall policy, and VLAN management.
  • Experience with virtual environment (e.g. VSphere and ESXi) management and configuration.


    • Bachelor’s Degree and minimum 9 years of prior related experience.
    • Graduate Degree and minimum 7 years of prior related experience.
    • DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level 2 certification (e.g. A+ CE, CCNA-Security, Security + CE, Network+ CE, or SSCP).
    • TS/SCI Active Clearance Required.

      Preferred Additional Skills:

      • DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level 3 certification (e.g. CASP+ CE, CCNA-Security, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), GCED, or GCIH.
      • TS/SCI with active Poly is highly desirable.
      • Proficient in WAN optimization and QOS.
      • Significant knowledge of routing protocols (e.g. EIGRP, OSPF, ISIS, BGP, and Multicast).
      • Significant knowledge of LAN Switching concepts (e.g.  Spanning tree, 802.1q, VTP, bridging concepts).
      • Experience with Network Management tools and protocols (Wire Shark, SNMP Managers, SevOne, NetFlow, etc.).
      • Vendor certifications (i.e. Cisco, Juniper, etc.) in routing and switching, firewall, IDS/IPS, and/or other network disciplines.
      • VMware experience with installation, support and optimization; includes VMware vSphere 6.x vSAN deployments and maintenance/upkeep and VMware vSphere 6.x HA/DRS deployments.
      • Storage technologies (SAN, Fibre Channel, iSCSI, FCoE, etc).
      • Good fault isolation/identification skills; analytical skills and experience with forward/reverse chaining troubleshooting techniques.
      • Experience with IP Telephony, video teleconferencing technologies, and large data walls (e.g. Cisco Call Manager).
      • Knowledge of DISA STIG process/requirements.
      • Previous experience supporting DoD/IC/Government customers.


Posted: 2020-05-18 Expires: 2020-06-17

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