Network Engineer

  Dahlgren, VA         Mid Level

We are seeking a Network Engineer to design, implement, maintain, and support a growing network infrastructure. You will be part of a team responsible for designing and developing scalable, maintainable, highly available network architectures that meet business objectives and SLAs.

Zekiah’s mission is to create a great workplace for our employees. We believe if we take care of our employees through a balanced work life, fair salaries, great benefits, and giving our employee’s voice in how we serve our customers, they will be a partner in our service to our customers. Our customers rely on our team to solve their most daunting challenges, create novel solutions and support their most vital missions at a great value.

Responsibilities

You will be providing specialized technology to defeat traditional and non-traditional threats for Navy, Joint, and Interagency customers through rapid engineering and full life-cycle system development using government developed and integrated technologies. Specifically:

  • Monitoring network engineering performance and ensure system availability and reliability
  • Configuring and installing various network devices and services (e.g., routers, switches, firewalls, load balancers, VPN, QoS)
  • Performing network maintenance and system upgrades including service packs, patches, hot fixes and security configurations

Position Requirements

  • A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific, or technical discipline
  • 5 years of network engineering experience including 2 years of specialized experience performing design, development and testing of IP based communications networks containing heterogeneous traffic, including voice and data
  • Experience in network modeling and simulation to evaluate performance of network protocols (such as IPv4, TCP, UDP)
  • Demonstrated experience with Cisco network device installation, operation and maintenance
  • Knowledge and experience with telecommunications architecture planning to include the fundamentals of radio frequency propagation and switching/routing
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  • As per DoD Directive 8140, this position shall require Information Assurance Technicians (IAT) Level 2 or higher under specialty area 45 – System Administrator with certification in current Operating Systems and Information Security.

Work Eligibility Requirements

  • MUST be a US Citizen
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a secret security clearance

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

Zekiah Technologies, Inc. does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), ethnicity, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.


Apply Now