Join a fast growing agile small company that delivers cutting edge cybersecurity and system integration services to the US National Security market. We are seeking a senior network engineer with experience in secure information systems to lead a team of engineers to architect, design, develop, and implement network solutions.

CLEARANCE REQUIRED: Active Top Secret SCI US Government clearance

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Engineer and propose baseline network configurations for integration into the network, using knowledge of the performance characteristics of the systems being added to the network and the specifications for network interfaces to insure effective integration and optimal network performance
  • Perform complex O&M activities by monitoring, troubleshooting, and reporting to resolve performance problems in the network utilize network analysis tools
  • Prepare Operations & Maintenance (O&M) checklists to maintain service, Tactics, Techniques and Process (TTPs), and Standard Operating Processes (SOPs) associated with service checklists
  • Perform upgrades to existing network configurations, using knowledge of the performance characteristics of the systems being upgraded and the specifications for network interfaces to insure effective integration and optimal network performance
  • Create network standards and baselines for network operations by evaluating, designing, documenting, and tuning network technologies and provide recommendations to improve the network performance while maintaining security compliance
  • Provide internal consulting, technical guidance, information and support to application developers, computer operations, workstation support, company management, and departmental clients
  • Provide status reports based on customer and program requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree in a Computer Science or related field or equivalent, and 5 to 7 years of related experience
  • Meet IAT Level II DoD 8140/8570 Certification guidelines
  • Experience administering GEMX software and/or working with Type 1 Encryptors
  • Applying NIST SP 800-53 security controls to meet the requirements set by the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA)
  • Network automation know-how using tools and programing languages
  • Experience using packet analysis tools to decode data flows and diagnose protocol level errors
  • Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • ITIL v3.0 or above Foundation Certifications highly desired
  • CCNP Routing and Switching or CCNP Data Center certifications
  • Experience using Cisco Prime Infrastructure and SolarWinds
  • Working experience using Microsoft Project to track project schedules
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills
  • Willingness to work after normal duty hours (nights and weekends) as needed

Security Clearance Requirements:

  • Active Top Secret clearance adjudicated within the past 6 years.


  • Requires Bachelor’s degree (in Computer Science, Engineering, Economics or Math) or equivalent, and seven to nine years of related (telecommunication analysis) experience
  • Cisco CCNP Security or equivalent certification required
  • Security+ or equivalent certification to meet DoD 8570.1M requirements for IAT Level II required
  • Requires a strong background in networking, switching, routing, and network security, as this position will also help track and diagnosis network performance issues and develop a network performance profiles
  • Requires up to date experience with Cisco ASA firewalls, Intrusion Prevention Systems, and management tools and techniques, including Cisco Security Manager and SolarWinds suite of products
  • ITIL Foundations desired
  • DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification

Security Requirements:

  • US Citizenship and active TS/SCI clearance and SSBI