System Engineer 1 (Network Engineer)

Location: Ft. Meade, MD
Date Posted: 09-29-2017
System Engineer 1 (Network Engineer)

  • Establishes and maintains network performance by building configurations and connections and troubleshooting network problems.
  • Maximizes network performance by monitoring performance, troubleshooting network problems and outages, scheduling upgrades, collaborating with team engineers on network optimization.
  • Secures network system by establishing and enforcing policies, defining and monitoring access.
  • Reports network operational status by gathering, prioritizing information and providing contextual feedback. Possess network security acumen; to include setting up access control lists (ACL) for firewalls and monitoring intrusion detection systems (IDS) for potential security breaches.
  • Ensures high availability and automatic failover capabilities are monitored and operational.
  • Maintains overall responsibility for the configuration of routers, switches and firewalls.
  • The following skills are a plus; familiar with Cisco network equipment, F5 Load Balancers, DNS, DHCP and IP Address Management, Forcepoint Firewalls, and Amazon Web Services (AWS) networking.
  • May be required to respond to after-hours requests as required in a 24x7 environment.
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Seven (7) years’ experience in programs and contracts of similar scope, type and complexity within the Federal Government is required.
  • Bachelor’s degree in System Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management, or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Five (5) years of additional SE experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.
  • An active TS/SCI with a Full-Scope Polygraph Security Clearance

Since 2007, Vetegrity has made work-life balance a high priority for employees by creating a family-oriented environment. Vetegrity stands for “Vetegrity with Integrity”, Integrity is held as a core value of the company. Vetegrity is a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB). If you are qualified and interested in this positon please apply directly to this ad or send your resume to
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