Network Engineer

Fort Belvoir, Virginia
Oct 29, 2020
Dec 03, 2020
Full Time


Company Job Title: Network Engineer

Clearance: TS/SCI

Location: Ft Belvoir, VA

Reports To: Program Manager

FLSA Status: Exempt, Full Time, Regular


The Network Engineer will monitor existing network infrastructure and ensure proper operation of all network equipment including, installing, managing, maintaining and troubleshooting data network systems, including GigE, switching, hubs, routing protocols and protocol analyzers.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Identify, troubleshoot and repair complex network problems.
  • Provide Information Assurance (IA) support to ensure all network specific hardware meets standard configurations guidelines per DoD Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) and receive all Information Assurance Vulnerability Alert (IAVA) security updates.
  • Update and maintain network architecture diagram and provide technical assistance for the DoD Risk Management Framework (RMF) accreditations.
  • Coordinate and work closely with customer resources and configuration managers to manage and implement any changes to the architecture and monitor and troubleshoot communication issues.
  • Perform surveys, analyst and evaluate the performance and functionality of the customer backbone infrastructure; provide recommendations on improving performance and functionality.
  • Rapidly detect and resolve component and system failures and errors; operate and maintain the network and systems; install and replace network software and hardware; manage and administrator IDs, password and user profiles; and perform maintenance, including following power-off procedures to protect the system during emergency situations.
  • This position will require occasional after hours, on-call support.
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications: (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • 5 years of Network Administration/Engineering or related experience required.
  • DoD 8570 IAT II Certified.
  • TS/SCI clearance required.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Must have advanced working knowledge of a variety of computer software applications in word processing, spreadsheets, database (MSWord, Excel, Access, PowerPoint), and Outlook
  • Strong technical knowledge of current network hardware, protocols and standards and strong technical knowledge of telecommunications and networks devices
  • Ability to properly apply STIGS as needed
  • Ability to understand IAVAs and remediate issues as needed

Physical Demands: (The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)
  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee may use repeated motions that include the arms, wrists, hands and/or fingers. The employee is occasionally required to walk, stand, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Work Environment: (The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.)
  • The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.
  • During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.

Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Native preference under PL 93-638.

We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.

Primary Location: United States-Virginia-Fort Belvoir

Organization: Chenega Decision Science (CDS)
Strategic Business Unit: Military Intelligence and Operations Support
Security Requirements: TS / SCI
Job Schedule: Full Time Exempt
Recruiter: Thomas Orner
Req ID: 2000003124

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