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Network Engineer in Rockville, MD at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 1/23/2019

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    Rockville, MD
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Job Description

Eliassen’s client is seeking a highly motivated, flexible, organized, and detail-oriented Network Engineer. The ideal candidate will provide network operations support and maintenance, including troubleshooting network problems, patching, and remote access changes. This is a 24x7 production environment requiring rotating on-call duties.

This is a full-time, permanent opportunity, offering a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package, including PTO, 9 paid holidays, wellness programs, employee referral bonus program, dental and vision coverage, parking reimbursement, transportation reimbursement, and a 401K with significant company matching.

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be able to obtain and maintain Public Trust Clearance.

Responsibilities of the Network Engineer:

  • Patch systems monthly using HEAT and BigFix, ensuring adherence to established schedule
  • Develop and deliver post-patching reports to customers for review to ensure thorough patching
  • Provide day to day management of anti-malware software using Symantec Endpoint Protection or equivalent tool
  • Ensure change management systems are updated in accordance with remediation activities 

Requirements of the Network Engineer:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent technical discipline and at least 5 years of relevant work experience
  • CCNA/CCNP/VMware/AWS or relevant certification preferred
  • Solid experience in a Linux OS environment
  • Strong patching and reporting experience
  • Hands-on experience with physical and virtual network components - routers, switches, firewalls, VPN access, etc.
  • Knowledge of LAN/WAN/MAN administration 
  • Ability to research vulnerabilities and recommend strategies for mitigation
  • Strong ability to function in a collaborative team environment
  • Excellent ability to interface with customers

Keywords: Network Engineer, CCNA, CCNP, Linux, Patching, Reporting, HEAT, BigFix, Routers, Switches, Firewalls, VPN, Risk Mitigation, Public Trust Clearance

Job ID: 310830

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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