Network Engineer

We are seeking Network Engineers to support the design, development, and deployment of advanced cybersecurity capabilities.

Responsibilities will include:
- Maintains smooth operation of voice and data networks.
- Plans, evaluates, coordinates and performs installation and/or reconfiguration of hardware and software elements of data and/or voice communication network.
- Maintains technical expertise in all areas of voice and data networks hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, multiplexers, firewalls, hubs, bridges, gateways, etc.
- May propose solutions to management to ensure all communications requirements based on future needs and current usage, configuring such solutions to optimize cost savings.
- Prepares or ensures that appropriate network documentation exists, including operational instructions.
- Provides regular monitoring and network analysis regarding short- and long-range planning for in-house systems.
- May coordinate third-party maintenance for network equipment.
- May design network or portion of network that include selection of hardware and software packages.

Required skills:
- U.S. Citizenship
- Top Secret clearance with SSBI in last five years (TS/SCI desired)
- 6+ years directly relevant experience
- Experience supporting enterprise and development network infrastructure.
- Experience supporting maintenance, troubleshooting and IA of network.
- Ability to evaluate, test, install and implement new and existing hardware and software across physical media, protocol stacks, switches, routers, firewalls, intrusion detection devices, and network management components.
- Ability to perform problem isolation and resolution of network problems through troubleshooting and devising effective solutions.
- Experience installing patches and maintaining accurate records of program corrections and patch levels.
- Ability to perform Network Management functions such as, network monitoring, network performance measurement and reporting.
- Ability to perform updates to network devices, including Firewalls, NIDS, switches, routers and crypto devices.
- Ability to Support development and maintenance of all required network policies and procedures.

Desired skills:
- Demonstrated experience and/or familiarity with one of more of the following: TCP/IP networking, encryption, firewalls, IDS/IPS, host-based security, DNS, Directory Services, Storage, Cloud-based environments (AWS, OpenStack), and SNMP-based network management
- Demonstrated experience and/or familiarity with one of more of the following: ACLs, IAVA, ICD 503, NIST 800-53, RMF, STIGS/STEs.
- Experience or familiarity with Agile development methodology.
- Two (2) or more years of cyber security experience.
- Experience performing vulnerability scans.
- Experience and/or familiarity with DevOps, Continuous Development/Continuous Integration concepts, and tools such as Docker, Jenkins, Rational Team Concert, JIRA, Git, Chef, Ansible, and Puppet.

Required Education:
BS Electrical Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Computer Systems Engineering, or related degree. Two years of related work experience may be substituted for each year of degree level education.