Network Engineer 1-3

Requisition ID
Job Type
Full Time
Posted Date
1 month ago(1/19/2018 2:59 PM)
Job Location
US-MD-Annapolis Junction
Advisory Service

Position Description

Title of Position: Network Engineer Level 1-3 


Description of Position:

In this role, the successful candidate will design and plan network communication systems. 

  • Provide specifications and detailed schematics for network architecture. 
  • Provide specific detailed information for hardware and software selections, implementation techniques and tools for the most efficient solution to meet business needs, including present and future capacity requirements. 
  • Conduct testing of network design. 
  • Maintain technical expertise in all areas of network and computer hardware and software interconnections and interfacing, such as routers, multiplexers, firewalls, hubs, bridges, gateways, etc. 
  • Evaluate and report on new communication technologies to enhance capabilities of the network.

Education and Experience Required:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Communications Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Systems, Mathematics or similar degree or equivalent documented combination of training and experience
  • Ten years in a technical role in projects and programs for Government or Industry customers with:
    • 8-15 years depending on level  experience as a Network Engineer in programs that encompass system architecture, requirements analysis, process execution and evaluation;
    • Experience in developing networks from design through implementation;
    • Experience with Cisco lOS or JunOS or equivalent;
    • Experience in configuring multi-vendor network equipment;
    • Experience with network test gear and testing network equipment;
    • Experience in configuring NAT and Routing Protocols;
    • Experience with Ethernet Trunking and configuring Ethernet VLANs.
  • Experience with network debugging
  • Experience administering Linux and Windows
  • Experience with IT Infrastructure
  • Analyzing system logs and identifying potential issues with systems
  • Provide configuration and design support of network devices
  • VMWare or other virtualization experience
  • Experience with Kickstart using Red Hat Linux
  • Ability to design complex network collection systems
  • Integrating systems using Linux
  • Ensure systems are secure in accordance to customer standards
  • Perform system validation and verification
  • Ability to objectively assess architectural limitations or shortcoming in such areas as scaling, speed and throughput
  • Solid understanding of applicable commercial technologies including hardware acceleration, and commercial best practices
  • Install custom software on large-scale computer systems in a mission-critical, schedule-driven environment
  • Troubleshoot and patch field-deployed software
  • Support quick-response software development and deployment efforts
  • Work with Software Deployment Managers, Configuration and Patch Management and other team members to improve software delivery process and product quality
  • Create and maintain software deployment and troubleshooting documentation for software deployment team
  • Experience with Site XML and other site specific configuration files

Desired Certifications:

  • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) certified
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • LAN and Internetworking Certifications
  • Network Certification
  • Security +

Security Requirement:

  • Candidates must have ACTIVE TS/SCI clearance with full scope polygraph.


EOE AA M/F/D/V to EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability



About Bridges Inc.

With the passion to make a difference, BRIDGES solves national security and commercial vulnerability challenges using cyber intelligence. In today’s cyber battleground, our team of elite experts makes BRIDGES an industry pacesetter and agile innovator that delivers success as a trusted partner.


We are hiring top talent for a rapid growth trajectory while maintaining our culture and values of commitment, integrity, respect, and courage. Within the BRIDGES family, our employees are our first priority. We offer best-in-class compensation and benefits, a collaborative atmosphere, and opportunities to develop and advance; ... and we have fun!


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