NANA Regional Corporation Senior Network Engineer (Must have a Secret clearance) in Sterling, Virginia

Senior Network Engineer (Must have a Secret clearance)



As a Network Engineer, monitor and manage the network for a Federal Government Wide Area Network supporting over 300 sites with approximately 16,000 users worldwide. The Network Engineer will be responsible for a diverse group of technologies that include: Cisco, VPN and WAN technologies, and various network routing/switching protocols.


  • Provide expertise, direction, and recommendations for all operational aspects of a worldwide WAN (including LAN segments) and all supporting hardware and software

  • Configuration and deployment of switching and routing hardware

  • Experience in network engineering, and planning is desired.

  • Provide guidance and mentoring to junior staff

  • Requires Bachelor’s degree (in Computer Science, Math, Electrical Engineering or related field) and two to four years of related experience


Basic Qualifications

  • Must have 9 years of IT experience

  • Must have an active/current DOD Secret clearance

  • Configuration and testing of monitoring software such as Cisco Prime, SolarWinds, Cisco Wireless Control (WCS) and Network Flow Analysis (NFA)

  • Experience with troubleshooting Cisco 5500 series ASA firewall and configuration of NAT rules

  • Experience with troubleshooting of Cisco 6500, 4500, 3700 and 2900 series switches

  • Experience with troubleshooting of Cisco 2600 and 7200 series routers

  • Experience with LAN-to-LAN VPN: crypto maps, access-lists, and route statements in a hub/spoke topology

  • Configuration and troubleshooting of routing protocols: EIGRP and static routing

  • Configuration of VLAN: STP, switch port access, 802.1q, and ISL trunking

  • Experience with geospatial or eGIS solutions

  • Linux system administration skills

  • Basic knowledge of troubleshooting of Network Access Control (NAC), IP Management, DNS/DHCP Appliances

  • Utilize and configure: SSH, Telnet, SNMP

  • Knowledge of packet capturing utilization Cisco devices and third party software

  • Detailed understanding of the OSI and Cisco Internetworking models

Desired Skills:

  • DEA Suitability is highly desired.

  • Experience with resolving WAN and LAN connectivity issues. This includes international WAN connections through multiple providers and agencies with encapsulation.

  • Experience with AT&T JUTNet and DTSPO service providers

  • Basic knowledge of Netflow

  • Basic knowledge of COS/QOS

Linux and windows system administration skills

Wireless 802.11 a/b/g/n knowledge

Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

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Job: Information Technology

Primary Location: US-VA-Sterling

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: SAV03413