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Senior Network Engineer

Preferred Systems Solutions, Inc. (PSS) is a recognized leader in providing Information Technology, Engineering Services, Program Management, and Consulting Services. For over 20 years, PSS has enabled Government and Commercial clients to achieve their organizational initiatives through the application of high quality, innovative, and cost effective professional services and solutions. PSS provides a positive working environment, with opportunities for advancement in our growing local Federal sector workforce.
Position Description
PSS, Inc. is actively seeking a Network Engineer to join our growing team located in Chantilly, VA.
Clearance Requirements
TS/SCI with Polygraph (Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Accordingly, US Citizenship is required.)
*** $10,000 SIGN ON BONUS ***
Position Requirements
  • Must hold an active TS/SCI with Polygraph clearance.
  • Must have earned a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or similar technical discipline
  • Must have 8+ years of prior systems engineering experience
  • Must have prior experience with the following:
    • 1+ years' Juniper experience
    • 4+ years’ experience establishing and troubleshooting VPNs
    • Knowledge and/or experience with policy-based routing
    • 4+ years’ VMWare experience
    • Demonstrated understanding of IPv6 networks
    • 2+ years’  experience coding in scripting languages (Bash, Python, and/or PowerShell)
    • CCNA certification at a minimum
    • Knowledge of and experience with networking and network protocols (e.g. TCP/IP, routing, firewalls, SSH, VPNs).  
Desired Requirements
  • JNCIA or JNCIP certification
Roles & Responsibilities
  • Responsible for designing, installing, configuring and supporting the customer’s data communications systems
  • Responsible for maintaining the network hardware and software as well as monitoring the network to ensure network availability to all system users
  • Responsible for performing the necessary maintenance to support network availability.
  • Responsible for participating in the development of new network designs, assess network management architecture, document the architecture, develop test plans, and conduct the testing effort.
  • Responsible for installations, upgrades, support and problem resolution for mainly Linux based operating systems.
PSS is committed to the diversity we bring to the marketplace by being an EEOC/AA employer who is committed to hiring a diverse team of professionals to provide world class services and products aimed at exceeding our customer’s expectations. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability. PSS is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
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Security Clearance:
Top Secret / SCI + Poly
Chantilly, Virginia
United States
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