Est. $48.18 - $69.34

Rockville, MD 20850

GovCIO is a team of transformers—people who are passionate about transforming government I.T. We believe in making a difference by developing digital strategies and delivering the technology-related innovation governmental operations that improve the citizen experience every day.

But we can't do it alone. We welcome and nurture an inclusive and diversified work culture. Because different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives make us better decision-makers, problem solvers, and creators. We're changing the face of I.T. - from our diverse staff to the end-products we develop. And we're excited to expand our team. Are you ready to be a transformer? 


We are seeking a Network Tools Team Lead to participate in a team that will provide 24x7 mission-critical network operations services to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in support of more than 45,000 users. As a member of our team, you will help to ensure the reliability and security of this FIPS security categorized “High” network. As a member of the Network Security Team, you will work alongside the Operations Team (responsible for 365x24x7 enterprise network operations) and Architecture Team (responsible for enterprise network architecture).

The group's responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Firewall
  • Web Filtering
  • Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPS)
  • Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS)
  • Network Access Control (NAC)
  • Domain Name Systems (DNS)
  • Remote Access VPN (RA‐VPN)
  • Application Delivery/Load Balancing
  • Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) Certificate Management
  • Traffic Monitoring
  • Infrastructure Monitoring
  • System Accreditation and Authorization

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or other related discipline OR Have one or more of the following System Administrator Certifications: RHCSA, RHCE, GCUX, LPIC‐2 or 3, MCSE, VCAP 
  • 8+ years of experience, at least 7 years of Network related experience
  • Lead a team of network security experts
  • Practical application of current/emergent technologies, agile IT, ITIL and continuous improvement practices and techniques
  • Outstanding written and oral communications skills, and the demonstrated ability to convey technical concepts to non-technical audiences.
  • Duties may require traveling, being on call periodically, and occasionally working outside normal working hours (evenings and weekends)
  • Must be able to gain a government Public Trust clearance

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience with and knowledge of the NIH operational environment and network infrastructure
  • ITIL Certification
  • Knowledge of and experience with technical tools such as Science Logic One, RedSeal, LiveNX, AlgoSec, Net LineDancer, Graphana, StealthWatch, ZEN (Government-Off-The-Shelf), PerSonar, Cisco ISE, Cisco APIC/ACI Cluster Management, Cisco AnyConnect, Cisco DNA, SecureCRT, Infoblox, Network Traffic Generator, Network Packet Capture, TACACS, Riverbed, Gigamon, VMWare VSphere, Struxerware, xMatters, NetScout Air Magnet, Cisco Sourcefire, Palo Alto Wildfire, F5 Big IP, RedHat, Radware DDOS, Tenable, Active Directory, and Splunk


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Posting ID: 730761124 Posted: 2022-07-01 Job Title: Network Tool Team Lead