Network Engineer

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Eliassen Group
Agile, Broadband, Cisco, Consulting, HTTP, Networking, Network Engineer, Networks, Routers, Security, Switches
Contract Independent, Contract W2, C2H Independent, C2H W2
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Job ID: 265547

Contract Length: 6 Months to Hire

Our client is an international information technology and solutions consulting company. The company is committed to ensuring the safety and security of the United States through the delivery of innovative, next-generation IT solutions. They are currently seeking a Network Engineer to join their dedicated team.

What You'll Do:
  • Work in aircraft satellite communication (SATCOM) networking as it pertains to over the air IP connectivity including network traffic optimization over mobile limited bandwidth links

Who You Are:
  • Bachelor's degree in or related field and 5+ years of experience required of related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience, or MS and 3+ years of related experience
  • Thorough understanding of aircraft satellite communications systems
  • Solid understanding of Cisco equipment installation, configuration, and maintenance as it pertains to routers, switches and Wide Area Application Services (WAAS) and appliances
  • Experience in mitigating network security vulnerabilities
  • Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills; ideal candidate will work successfully in a fast paced environment with colleagues inside and outside of the SATCOM arena to make sure all onboard systems are working in concert in both and engineering and operations setting
  • Experience with Microsoft Office generating technical and systems maintenance documentation
  • Candidate must possess a SECRET clearance

  • Swift 64 and Swift Broadband experience
  • Knowledge of DoD Security and Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs)
  • Experience in working in a lab environment-

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients- innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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Category: Information Technology

Company Information

Dice Id : cxelisen
Position Id : 265547

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