Network System Engineer in Dahlgren, VA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

The Tatitlek Corporation   •  

Dahlgren, VA 22448

Industry: Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 53 days ago

Job Description

The Systems Engineer provides planning, design, architecture and support for the labs infrastructure network; this includes support of currently implemented technologies; LAN, WAN, IDS, IPS, etc. and new network equipment for new requirements. The Systems Engineer evaluates products and provides recommendations on their suitability for the IWSL's network environment. The Systems Engineer must be self-motivated and able to work independently. The Systems Engineer will support Information Assurance (IA) projects involving all phases of information assurance related to network operations.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Plann, design, architecture and support for the IWSL's infrastructure network
  • Evaluate products and provide recommendations
  • Plann, design, and implement various IA strategies and technologies to include encryptors, perimeter and host-based firewalls, virtual private networks (VPNs), intrusion detection systems, vulnerability assessment, and data analysis tools

Configuration Management (CM)

  • Maintain documentation related to all internal and external CM processes
  • Provide documentation for all network related installations and activations
  • Maintain maintenance posture for all equipment and software in support of network operations

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Other related duties as assigned

Required Skills

Education and Experience:

  • Hold or have the ability to attain a DOD security clearance
  • Network engineer level certification (i.e., Security+ CCNA, and a minimum of four (4) years of network experience
  • Installation, and operations of personal computers and associated peripherals
  • Ethernet, Fast Ethernet in addition to the following protocols: TCP/IP, UDP/IP, IPX/SPX, NetBIOS, NetBEUI, SNMP and DECNET
  • A DOD 8570 IAT 2 Certification in applicable Networking Computer disciplines is required

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

  • The Systems Engineer shall demonstrate capability in supervising others, including strong interpersonal skills and the ability to clearly communicated problems and project status

Physical Requirements:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Valid Through: 2019-10-18