Softworld Network Engineer in Bedford, Massachusetts

Network Engineer

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Date posted:

January 26, 2017

Job Type:

Contract to Hire


Bedford, MA

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Network Engineer Needed with SECRET Clearance

Senior Network Engineer Needed to Support Government Client in Bedford, MA. Must have experience supporting Wide Area Networks (WAN), MPLS and VPNs

SECRET Clearance Needed

Support deployment and sustainment of network boundary equipment and provide systems engineering support for a DOD program office.

• Technical documentation review, technical and operational networking support, and review of contractor and vendor documentation. • Work as part of a team or independently to solve problems. • Troubleshoot network issues, provide subject matter expertise on TCP/IP routing and subnetting of local and wide area networks, MPLS, IPsec, VPNs. • Perform functional analysis, detailed network trade studies, requirements specification and allocation and interface definition studies to translate operational requirements into hardware and software specifications. • Apply industry best practices in IT Security, Systems Engineering, and Integration and Testing. • Work with system integrators on Use Case development and execution, PIRs and CIRs, and contractor technical product reviews. • Ensure that all system functional requirements are successfully acquired, validated, and tested. • Provide support for generation, review, approval, and implementation of change modification proposals using the Remedy system for accuracy, completeness, and remediation. • Provide detailed knowledge of systems engineering in support of IT system definition, integration, and testing.

REQUIREMENTS: • 7+ years of network engineering with Cisco, Juniper, or Palo Alto routing and switching experience • VMware • TCP/IP routing and subnetting of local and wide area networks, MPLS, IPsec, and VPNs. • Experience installing and troubleshooting firewalls • (Red Hat preferred) Linux OR Windows server experience • Architect OR design experience • CISSP is a bonus • Team player • Hands on • Troubleshoot network issues • Cloud experience or DoD's version of Cloud on Gateway • Active Secret Clearance