Network Engineer

    • Peraton
  • Chantilly, VA
  • Posted 60+ days ago | Updated 6 hours ago

Overview

On Site
USD 112,000.00 - 179,000.00 per year
Full Time

Skills

Leadership
Nexus
Adobe AIR
SAFE
Design
Migration
Optimization
LAN
WAN
Video
Integration architecture
Network
Computer hardware
Document engineering
Network design
Emerging technologies
Customer service
Business analysis
Business analytics
Mergers and acquisitions
Security clearance
Data link layer
Network layer
Routing protocols
Border Gateway Protocol
EIGRP
OSPF
GRE
Network monitoring
Management
Performance analysis
SNMP
SolarWinds
Data
Cisco
Routers
Switches
Network security
Secure Shell
IPsec
TACACS
Firewall
Policies
IEEE 802.1X
Communication
PASS
Screening
Estimating
SCA
Insurance
Financing

Job Details

About Peraton
Peraton is a next-generation national security company that drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world's leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted, highly differentiated solutions and technologies to protect our nation and allies. Peraton operates at the critical nexus between traditional and nontraditional threats across all domains: land, sea, space, air, and cyberspace. The company serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies and supports every branch of the U.S. armed forces. Each day, our employees do the can't be done by solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers. Visit peraton.com to learn how we're keeping people around the world safe and secure.
Responsibilities

Senior Network Engineer to be part of a team responsible for the design, migration, implementation, enhancement, optimization and maintenance of LAN/WAN/Video/Voice/desktop infrastructure. This position will work with engineers on various technical projects. This could include but not limited to network consolidation and integration, architecture designs and updates, site renovations and relocations.

Primary Responsibilities:

Provide technical expertise and assist with network integration and consolidation efforts across multiple systems environments.
Addresses and resolves technical problems of moderate complexity relating to the installation and upgrade of network hardware and systems.
Interface with customers, vendors and other technical staff to analyze business and technical requirements.
Document engineering standards, supports the development of network architecture and engineering designs and changes.
Assist in evaluating current and emerging technologies, conducts technical assessments and makes recommendation to senior engineers.
Strong interpersonal and customer service skills
Effectively complete individual projects and tasks with some oversight.
Qualifications

Requires 8 to 10 years with BS/BA or 6 to 8 years with MS/MA or 3 to 5 years with PhD.
Active Top Secret/SCI clearance w/Poly is required
Layer 2 and Layer 3 hands-on configuration experience, with emphasis on routing protocols BGP, EIGRP, and OSPF. Knowledge configuring GRE and IPSEC Tunnels.
Physically capable to lift 25lbs.
Hands on experience with the implementation and use of network monitoring, fault management and performance analysis tools such as SYSLOG, SNMP, What's Gold, Solarwinds, etc.
Familiarity with data center infrastructure and experience with Cisco routers and switches
Experience with network security concepts, best practices and technologies including, but not limited to, SSH, IPSec, TACACs, firewall policies and 802.1x
Possess excellent written and oral communication skills
As a condition of employment, this position requires the candidate pass both a customer required medical and psychological screening

Salary Range Estimates:

The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position and is just one component of Peraton's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include annual bonuses and program-specific awards. In addition, Peraton provides a variety of benefits to employees.

Benefits:

Peraton offers enhanced benefits to employees working on this critical National Security program, which include heavily subsidized employee benefits coverage for you and your dependents, 25 days of PTO accrued annually up to a generous PTO cap and participation in an attractive bonus plan.

Target Salary Range

$112,000 - $179,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.

SCA / Union / Intern Rate or Range

EEO
An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.

Our Values

Benefits
At Peraton, our benefits are designed to help keep you at your best beyond the work you do with us daily. We're fully committed to the growth of our employees. From fully comprehensive medical plans to tuition reimbursement, tuition assistance, and fertility treatment, we are there to support you all the way.

Paid Time-Off and Holidays
Retirement
Life & Disability Insurance
Career Development
Tuition Assistance and Student Loan Financing
Paid Parental Leave
Additional Benefits
Medical, Dental, & Vision Care
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