Jr. Network Engineer in Suitland-Silver Hill, MD at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 1/2/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Are you driven by innovation? Do you crave the opportunity to do more? If you're ready to take your Network Engineering skills to the next level, join an organization that believes you can do more!

If you have a passion for Network Engineering and the desire to expand your skills, you might find your perfect fit with our team. We're looking for a Network Engineer with considerable Cisco experience who also has an interest in cyber security. With your networking know-how, you'll join a team in delivering vital solutions for a major federal organization, developing your skills with network and system security along the way.

Due to federal security contract requirements, applicant must be a US Citizen.


You will join our team dedicated to systems engineering and security. With your solid understanding of network engineering, you'll be responsible for the installation, deployment, and maintenance of network equipment. You will also be responsible for assessing and improving both network and system security, developing solutions for complex problems.

As an integral part of the organization, you will build on your existing knowledge to develop expertise in cyber security and network security. Testing for network vulnerabilities, reporting on your findings, and developing solutions to mitigate those issues will be an important part of your work.

  • Minimum of Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Systems, Computer Engineering, Network Engineering, or related field
  • 2+ years of hands-on experience with network engineering (especially Cisco routers and switches)
  • 1+ year of experience working directly with enterprise firewalls
  • Active Security+, Network+, CISSP, CCNA, CCNP or related certification is required
  • Strong interest in network security and cyber security
  • Highly adaptable mindset; must be willing to learn new skills
  • Must be eligible for Public Trust (Current Public Trust strongly preferred)
  • Local candidates strongly preferred
Salary: $85,000 to $95,000

For immediate consideration, please send your formatted resume to jvose@eliassen.com.

Job ID: 333132

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 http://www.eliassen.com.

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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