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Network Engineer Senior (28169)


Senior Network Engineer



Springfield, Virginia, United States

Job Summary

The Network Engineer Senior installs, analyzes, evaluates and supports network communications including LAN/WAN systems at more than 350 OCONUS sites. Must have a Top Secret Clearance! Flexible Work Schedule Principal Accountabilities(Typical duties include the following, although specific duties vary by assignment or contract.)

  • Evaluates current network systems to propose and implement network system enhancements
  • Defines, designs, and implements network solutions
  • Applies advanced network engineering and architecture knowledge on complex and diverse problems where analysis of situation requires in-depth evaluation of various factors.
  • May oversee network systems projects.
  • Designs, installs, supports, and maintains new network hardware and software infrastructure.
  • Provides right-sized network solutions that meet all program and enterprise requirements.
  • Allocates network resources, monitors network performance and usage, and ensures most cost effective and efficient use of network resources.
  • Ensures all IT equipment complies with industry and regulatory standards.
  • Troubleshoots, analyses, and resolves faults in operational networks.
  • Ensures routine preventative maintenance and license compliance is performed.
  • Works closely with the program technical lead to write, validate, and implement accurate technical process documentation that is reviewed and approved by the Enterprise Network standards working group.
  • Provides training and support for installation, deployment and integration team members to ensure hardware configuration and installation procedures and policies are correctly implemented.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • CONUS: Generally, works in normal office environment, but remote telework may be authorized in certain situations.

Minimum Requirements

  • Active Top Secret security clearance required
  • Bachelor’s degree in information systems, computer science, or related field; one (1) year of experience in related field can be substituted for each year of the four (4) years of college.
  • Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching certification
  • Five (5) years’ experience required in network engineering
  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Must have active TS Cleareance

Preferred Qualifications

  • Cisco DNA Center and SD Access experience a plus
  • Cisco CCNP Routing and Switching certification strongly preferred.
  • Ability to remain current on Cisco platforms
  • Strong customer service skills working with a diverse, multi-national customer base, and the ability to simplify and communicate complex technical concepts, both verbally and written.
  • Highly self-motivated and works effectively within a small team of engineers or independently, with the ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Demonstrates independent problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrate good written and oral communication and interpersonal skills with internal and external customers