Network Engineer - Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph

    Jacobs Engineering
    Reston, VA
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description

    Jacobs is seeking a Network Engineer with a TS/SCI Poly to join their team at their customer site in the Reston, VA area
    • Standard design (models and scripts) and logical implementation of packet transport networks and associated cryptology solutions.
    • Responsible for performing a full range of upgrade to the existing network architecture
    • Review of existing implementations and planning for legacy infrastructure replacements as part of the network refresh efforts
    • Develop robust standards, templates, and network documentation
    • Analyze requirements as well as evaluate problems of workflow and organization to plan and develop appropriate corrective action
    • Provide network engineering to include requirements gathering, designs, implementation, documentation, and life-cycle tier-4 support
    • Perform configuration, testing, and troubleshooting of IP network infrastructure (LAN and WAN devices)
    • Work with customers to determine network requirements, write system requirement documents, and develop design solutions (physical and logical) that are in compliance with best engineering practices, standards, and guidelines
    • After hours will be required on Tuesdays and Thursdays

    Qualifications :

    UPDATE 11/18/2019: The education qualification previously listed on this requisition has been removed. Due to the implementation of a new internal job code structure, this qualification is no longer required.
    • Active TS SCI with Polygraph clearance required
    • Overall 11+ years of experience
    • Demonstrated technical expertise in engineering systems design and analysis
    • Required Certifications: CCNA or JNCIA
    • In-depth understanding of networking systems and TCP/IP to include experience in IP Addressing and Subnetting; Network Address Translations; MTU; QoS, and implementation
    • Strong knowledge of Routing and Switching systems with Cisco and some experience with Juniper; understanding of Routing Protocols (OSPF, EIGRP, and BGP) and Gateway Redundancy Protocols (HSRP, VRRP, and GLRP)
    • A working knowledge of MPLS (including L3VPN and L2 services), SONET, POS, ATM, Virtual LANs and Trunking (VLANs), STP, and VTP; Network Security (ACLs, IPSec Tunnels); Multicast and how to properly implement these technologies
    Desired Qualifications:
    • Desired Certification: CCNP, CCVP, CCSP, CCDP, JNCIS, or CCIE/JNCIE
    • Over 10 years of experience in IP network technology preferred
    Essential Functions

    Work Environment

    General Office environment. The work environment is fast-paced and sometimes involves extreme deadline pressures. The nature of the work requires a high degree of teamwork and cooperation with other members of the staff as well as individuals across the Company and Customers.

    Physical Requirements

    Most work will be done at a desk or computer.

    Equipment and Machines

    General office equipment including PC/laptop, Fax, Copiers, Shredder, Printers, Telephone, and other miscellaneous office equipment.


    Attendance is critical at all times. Needs to be available to work overtime during critical peaks and be available to meet last minute requests for overtime should the situation occur.

    Other Essential Functions

    Must be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing

    Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others

    Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation

    Must be able to interface with individuals at all levels of the organization both verbally and in writing

    Must be well-organized with the ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously.

    Must work well under pressure to meet deadline requirements

    Must be willing to travel as needed

    Must take and pass a drug test and background check




    Posting ID: 552788350Posted: 2020-05-21