Modeling and Simulation/Network Engineer, Senior

Fort Meade, Maryland, United States
Apr 16, 2019
Apr 18, 2019
Full Time
Job Description Job Number: R0042098

Modeling and Simulation/Network Engineer, Senior

Key Role:

Provide end-to-end network troubleshooting and performance analysis support for a large DoD enterprise network. Work with a senior Tier 4 DoD network engineering group to provide subject matter expertise to analyze local and wide area network systems. Support planning, designing, evaluating, and selecting vendors, protocol suites, and technologies best suited to meet client requirements. Work with Tier 1- Tier 3 to identify network capture points, capture network traffic, and provide recommendations to improve the end user experience. Apply modeling tools, including Riverbed, OPNET, and NetScout to troubleshoot end user performance issues. Conduct network performance troubleshooting by analyzing packet captures and reviewing network management and security information and event management (SIEM) tools. Utilize tools, including JCSS and OPNET to support modeling and simulation

Basic Qualifications:

-5+ years of experience with IP networking and troubleshooting

-Experience with performance monitoring tools

-Experience with packet analysis tools, including Wireshark and tcpdump required

-Experience with Wireshark and tcpdump to troubleshoot application and network performance issues required

-Top Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with Riverbed, OPNET, and NetScout preferred

-Experience with F5 load balancers

-Experience with SIEM tools, including Splunk and ArcSight

-Knowledge of DoD networks and organizations

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-BA or BS degree in CS, Computer Engineering, EE, or a related field preferred

-CCNA, CCNP, and Security+ Certification preferred


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Top Secret clearance is required.

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