Senior Network Engineer in Vienna, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 8/14/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Vienna, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Network Engineer with our industry-leading client in Vienna, VA.

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a US Citizen with the ability to obtain a Public Trust Clearance. We offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Senior Network Engineer:

  • Responsible for managing the configuration, installation and on-going support of the Network Infrastructure 
  • Network design, equipment selection, implementation and support for all components
  • Monitor the ongoing operation of the network and identifying potential issues and corrective actions as needed
  • Perform network maintenance and system upgrades
  • Manage, deploy, and troubleshoot firewalls, routers, VPN concentrators, and Network Access Control
  • Assist with implementing new switches, routers, firewalls, load balancers, and other network management
  • Monitor performance and ensure system availability and reliability
  • Monitor system resource utilization, trending, and capacity planning

Requirements of the Senior Network Engineer:

  • 4+ Years of Enterprise Network Engineering experience
  • 2+ Years of experience in a senior position
  • Experience with Cisco, Juniper, and brocade routers
  • Knowledge of network switching protocols
  • Familiar with network topologies such as MPLS, Frame Relay, ATM, ISDN, etc
  • Solid understanding of OSI or TCP/IP model
  • Working knowledge of DoD STIGs, and IA Vulnerability Management (IAVM)
  • Experience with Cisco ASA, Checkpoint and Palo Alto firewalls

Keywords: Cisco, Juniper, brocade, DoD, MPLS

Job ID: 318736

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 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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