Network Engineer
SAIC
 Chantilly, VA

Job Description

Description

JOB DESCRIPTION: SAIC, a leading provider of systems development & deployment, targeting & intelligence analysis, systems engineering & integration, and training capabilities and solutions for the Intelligence Community, is seeking creative and dedicated professionals to fulfill their career goals and objectives while delivering mission excellence on programs of national importance. Join our team today as we Redefine Ingenuity!

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

TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Active TS/SCI with Polygraph
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university in Computer science, Engineering, or related field
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience working with networking and network protocols (e.g. TCP/IP, routing, firewalls, SSH, VPNs)
  • Demonstrated experience in the following: Juniper experience, establishing and troubleshooting VPNs, policy-based routing, VMWare, IPv6 networks, coding in scripting languages (Bash, Python, and/or PowerShell)
  • CCNA Certification

Desired Qualifications: JNCIA or JNCIP Certification

Overview

SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's most complex modernization and readiness challenges. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission solutions. Using our expertise in existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has pro forma annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom. For SAIC benefits information, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability