Sr. Network Engineer (MD)

Fort Meade, MD

The Senior Network Engineer will support a large federal agency’s Network Infrastructure on a Tier 3 infrastructure team and will be responsible for the upkeep of the security posture of the environment.


Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 10+ Years of experience
  • Networking Certification (CCNA R&S / CCNP R&S)
  • IAT Level II certification is required before start


Responsibilities:

  • Designing and implementing new network solutions and/or improving the efficiency of current networks
  • Installing, configuring and supporting network equipment including routers, proxy servers, switches, WAN accelerators, DNS and DHCP
  • Purchase recommendations on network equipment and site surveys involved with network installation
  • Configuring firewalls, routing and switching to maximize network efficiency and security
  • Maximizing network performance through ongoing monitoring and troubleshooting
  • Arranging scheduled upgrades
  • Strong experience with implementing configuration baselines and DISA STIGs
  • Strong experience with vulnerability mitigation and patchin
  • Investigating faults in the network
  • Updating network equipment to the latest firmware releases
  • Reporting network status to key stakeholders
  • Have flexible working hours to be available to support team when needed
  • Perform all other duties as assigned


Knowledge and Skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to organize and facilitate planning and demonstrations
  • Ability to track, manage, and ensure project tasks are completed in a timely manner
  • Technical Knowledge
  • Joint Regional Security Stack (JRSS)
  • Topology and rack elevations using Visio
  • Cisco Catalyst access and Nexus core switches
  • Cisco ASR and ISR routers
  • Cisco ASA RAVPN
  • Bluecoat Web Proxies
  • Remedy ITSM
  • SolarWinds Network Configuration Monitor (NCM)
  • System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
  • Palo Alto Firewalls


Clearance/Citizenship:

  • Top Secret Clearance
  • Must be US Citizen


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