Network Engineer
SAIC
 Chantilly, VA

Job Description

Description

SAIC is seeking a Network Engineer that will design, install, configure and support the customer's data communications systems; maintain the network hardware and software as well as monitor the network to ensure network availability to all system users; and perform the necessary maintenance to support network availability. Tasks may include: participate in the development of new network designs, assess network management architecture, document the architecture, develop test plans, and conduct the testing effort. The candidate will be responsible for installations, upgrades, support and problem resolution for mainly Linux based operating systems.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or similar field
  • TS/SCI with FS Poly required
  • 8+ years of Network Engineering experience
  • 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 Qualifications

  • JNCIA or JNCIP certification is desired

Overview

SAIC is a premier technology integrator, solving our nation's most complex modernization and systems engineering challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration; enterprise IT, including cloud services; cyber; software; advanced analytics and simulation; and training. We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability