We are currently working with a boutique engineering and security firm in the Defense/DoD space to help them bring on a Network Security Engineer.
As the Network Engineer your responsibilities will include providing network engineering assistance using Cisco Networking Devices, VPN, Firewalls, Instruction Prevention Systems/Intrusion Detection Systems (IPS/IDS), Network Monitoring Software, and Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol.
This opportunity requires an active Security clearance and will be a on-site work environment in Alexandria, Virginia.
Other Responsibilities include:
Support system installations, problem solving and testing to ensure the availability, validity and reliability of the DSMSS networks
Establish network specifications; analyzing network traffic and diagnoses connectivity issues, access, information, and security requirements; design router administration including interface configuration and routing protocols
Engineering network architecture
Performing system modernization/life-cycle refresh of networked systems to include researching, proof of concept, testing, installing deploying, and maintaining equipment
Evaluating network performance issues including availability, utilization, throughput, and latency; plans and executes the selection, installation, configuration, and testing of equipment; defining network policies and procedures; establishing connections and firewalls
Preferred Skills Include:
Bachelor's Degree in a related field
Minimum of 5 years of directly related experience
Federal government experience preferred
ACTIVE Secret security clearance
This is a great opportunity to work with a highly specialized company in an exciting space while being exposed to challenging and interesting projects.
If this sounds like a potential fit for you, apply now!