100% Remote - strong preference to those who reside in the Washington, DC Metro area.Our federal client is looking for a Network Engineer to help support, design, prototype, and deploy a new network architecture for equipment supporting Customs and Border Protection. Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a United States Citizen with the ability to obtain a Public Trust Clearance. We offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance. Responsibilities of the Network Engineer:Maintaining computer networks and other IT equipment in supporting the LBI ITI programInstalling, configuring, upgrading, and troubleshooting the current/future network solution, and LBI ITI's program in-house built equipment and applicationsDocumenting and managing the LBI ITI's current and future network and system designWorking with the customer and third parties to procure network and other IT equipmentWorking with the customer, and vendors to maintain and support LBI ITI's program network systemWorking with different divisions within DHS/CBPCollaborating with the program managers, technical manager, network architects, key stakeholders, and others to support the program's network and applications Requirements of the Network Engineer:A Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Computer Science and at least 5 years of experience working in Network Engineering or AdministrationExpert level understanding of VLANs, trunking, Quality of Service, static/dynamic routing and high availability configurationsPerform network troubleshooting to isolate and diagnose common network problemsUpgrade network hardware and software components as requiredDesign, test, and inspect network systemsPerform network planning, modeling, and analysisAnalyze, engineer, and execute software functionsDevelop and deliver professional proposals and design documentationUnderstanding routing, switching, load balancing, firewallWorking with Windows/ Linux/Unix Operating Systems on-premise/virtual/cloud environment Please be advised- If anyone reaches out to you about an open position connected with Eliassen Group, please confirm that they have an Eliassen.com email address and never provide personal or financial information to anyone who is not clearly associated with Eliassen Group. If you have any indication of fraudulent activity, please contact . Job ID: 370307About Eliassen Group:Eliassen Group provides strategic consulting and talent solutions to drive our clients' innovation and business results. Our purpose is to positively impact the lives of our employees, clients, consultants, and the communities in which we operate. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in talent solutions, life sciences consulting, Agile consulting, cloud services, risk management, business optimization, and managed services enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA, and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence and deep networks, as well as national reach.Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Don't miss out on our referral program! If we hire a candidate that you refer us to then you can be eligible for a $1,000 referral check!