Network Engineer II

Fort Meade, MD, United States of America
Nov 23, 2022
Dec 23, 2022
Full Time
Network Engineer II
Job Profile:
IT Network Engineering T3

JR Type:
Job Category:
Information Technology
Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
TS/SCI with Polygraph
Percentage of Travel Required:
Up to 10%
Type of Travel:
Continental US
Program/Opportunity Name:
Opportunity | USCC Joint Operations Center (JOC) & Special Programs Support (SPS)
Referral Bonus Plan:

Job Description:

CACI has an exciting opportunity to join a newly created team in support of USCYBERCOM in the Ft. Meade, MD area!CACI is currently looking forNetwork Engineers to support the United States Cyber Command (USCYBERCOM) Joint Operations Center (JOC). This program provides mission-critical support to Cyberspace operations, deconfliction, and planning activities through collaboration with existing federal cyber centers, create synergies that do not currently exist, centralize command and control of cyberspace operations, and synchronize warfighting effects to defend the information security environment. Our team will assist USCYBERCOM with improving the DoD's capabilities for its Information Networks ("the DODIN") and ensuring resilient, reliable information and communication networks, providing support to Combatant Commanders across the globe, strengthening the nation's ability to withstand and counter cyberspace threats, ensuring access to cyberspace, and responding to cyber-attacks. Some of these positions require shift work to support 24x7x365 operations.

What You'll Get to Do
  • Apply Network Engineering principles, methods, and tools for integrating components (for example, network equipment, protocols, telephony) to develop a functional system or prototype to test the security of computer networks
  • With no guidance, deploy, configure, improve, and support scalable production and corporate network infrastructure following enterprise best practices
  • Possess an in-depth understanding of Network Infrastructure Design as it relates to the architecture/topology of software/hardware/networks, including LANS/WANS, their components and associated protocols and standards, and how they integrate with one another
  • Perform data/information management in coordination with other team members

More About the Role

Our Network Engineers:
  • Determine user requirements and design specifications for networks
  • Monitor networks to ensure network availability to system users
  • Perform necessary maintenance to support network availability
  • Plan, schedule, and conduct the installation of new or modified hardware and associated operating systems and software applications
  • Design and conduct tests and evaluations of USCYBERCOM's networks. Analyzes and organizes the corresponding hardware and software combined solutions through network modeling and planning.
  • Perform system-level design and configuration of products, including determination of hardware, operating system, and other platform specifications
  • Evaluate new network technologies and makes recommendations to project managers regarding integration of these technologies into the existing network
  • Plan new network configurations and integration into existing networks to maintain optimal performance
  • Provide subject matter expertise to achieve joint full spectrum (terrestrial and space) network interoperability and integration

You'll Bring These Qualifications
  • Minimum five years of experience as a Network Engineer
  • Minimum of Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Computer Engineering, or related discipline
  • Minimum of DOD 8140/DOD 8570 IASAE Level II Certification
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills. Excellent communications skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • TS/SCI with Polygraph required

These Qualifications Would Be Nice to Have

  • Ability to develop technical solutions to complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity.
  • Enjoy working in a multifunctional technical environment, sharing and collaborating with team members.
  • Must be customer and detail oriented and possess good decision-making ability.
  • Critical Thinking & strong writing skills
  • Experience executing Operational procedures and maintaining documents
  • Operationally curious and ability to pursue situational understanding

What We Can Offer You:
  • We've been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation's highest priorities.
  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI's unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

Company Overview:

CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

As a federal contractor, CACI is subject to any federal vaccine mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status.

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