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Network Engineer, Level 3


Provides assistance in all aspects of network management from network design through implementation, maintenance, and upgrading of existing networks; Analyzes design, specifications, and related documents; Implements communication system requirements to support the distributed functionality of a software engineering environment; Analyzes 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.

  • Conducts complex network problem analysis; resolves complex network and telecommunications problems.
  • Researches, recommends, and evaluates network performance, optimization, and security solutions.
  • Optimizes end-to-end network system performance and traffic flow management.
  • Minimizes network latency and maximizes data throughput through problem analysis and use of network performance analytic tools.
  • Assists system engineers and cross organizational teams to formulate solutions in response to mission requirements.
  • Designs and verifies network solutions to support requirements for routing protocols, policy based routing, traffic shaping, border gateway protocols, tunneling IP Security, network address translations, network security, firewall contexts, load-balancing, latency, data throughput, WAN acceleration, and monitoring.
  • Introduces and integrates new network and telecommunications technologies.
  • Provides guidance and leadership to Level 0-2 network engineers.
  • Verifies and validates activities of Level 0-2 network engineers, ensure approved methods and procedures are followed.

Active Top Secret Clearance with polygraph required

  • Fifteen (15) years of experience as a Network Engineer in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college or university is required.
    • Five (5) additional years of experience in Network Engineering disciplines may be substituted for a Bachelor’s degree
  • Contractor shall currently possess and maintain one of the following certifications:
    • Cisco Certified Network Professional – (CCNP) Routing and Switching
    • Cisco Certified Network Professional – (CCNP) Security
    • Cisco Certified Network Professional – (CCNP) Voice

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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Security Clearance:
TS/SCI + Full Scope Poly
Laurel, Maryland
United States
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