Systems Engineering, Senior Associate

Bethesda, MD
Oct 30, 2021
Nov 24, 2021
Full Time
Clearance Required:

Public Trust

Education Required:


US Citizenship:


The MIL Corporation seeks a Systems Engineering, Senior Associate [IT Infrastructure Engineer - Systems Engineer (Level III)] to support a Federal Government client at our Bethesda, MD location. The IT Infrastructure Engineer will support and enhance data networking infrastructure; plan and implement migration to cloud services; and maintain consistent, optimized network performance to facilitate our client's missions.

  • Network infrastructure planning, design, and configuration.
  • Testing network resources, hardware and software, server, and special-use workstation installation.
  • Make recommendations on network connectivity products, hardware, equipment, and miscellaneous materials needed to maintain and upgrade the local area network (LAN) and servers (file and application).
  • Review, recommend, plan, and implement migration of client storage, applications, and services to cloud services and platforms (AWS, Azure, etc.).
  • Attend working groups and meetings to provide expertise and input representing the best interests of the client.
  • Performance tuning and maintenance, technical system integration, and system capacity analysis and planning.
  • Implement and support a separate VLAN network for client scientific machines and desktops that have unsupported Operating Systems, facilitating access to enterprise resources without internet connectivity.
  • Following and recommending best practices.
  • Collaborating with contract team and Federal customers to promote a positive, helpful, and inclusive environment.
  • Managing tasks to meet customer SLAs and expectations, communicate issues and recommend remediation.
  • Performing other tasks as assigned.

Required Qualifications
  • Demonstrated ability to drive and manage technical projects to completion on schedule, budget, and within defined scope.
  • Per federal guidelines, ability to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain by January 18, 2022.

Desired Qualifications
  • Eight (8) or more years' experience building and operating mission critical networks.
  • Eight (8) or more years' experience in network design, major routing protocols, topology design, network hardware, device configuration and traffic engineering.
  • Eight (8) or more years' hands on experience with Dell network hardware and software.
  • Three (3) more years' implementing Spine/Leaf network topology.
  • Familiarity with Dell Supermassive firewalls and Cisco firewalls.
  • Dell Certified Professional Certification with emphasis in Data Center Networking.
  • Familiarity with Cloud technologies.
  • Strong skills in the following key areas including strategic thinking, multi-tasking, time management, planning and executing to a defined schedule.

  • BA/BS


All applicants for this position must be able to obtain a Public Trust clearance; please note that the clearance process takes into account financial background aspects.

Why MIL?

MIL is a dynamic workforce of industry professionals who deliver world-class solutions in cyber, engineering, financial management, and information technology - and we are looking for candidates like you. Whether you're fresh out of college or the military or well into your professional services career, MIL has great job opportunities that might be right for you.

Here at The MIL Corporation, we pride ourselves on the family-like environment instilled amongst our team. Our employees love working here, and it truly shows through our various recognitions & awards. Some of our most recent awards include:
  • 2020, 2019, 2018, & 2017 Top Workplaces Award, The Washington Post (Washington, D.C.)
  • 2020, 2017 Top Workplace Award, Greenville Business Magazine, Columbia Business Monthly, and Charleston Business Magazine (South Carolina)
  • 2019 & 2018 Certified Great Workplace, Great Place to Work®
  • 2018 Fortune, Great Place to Work: Best Place to Work for Diversity
  • 2018, Above & Beyond Award, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), Department of Defense

If your goal is to help the federal government deploy leading technologies, improve financial management, or defend the nation in cyberspace, The MIL Corporation welcomes you. Become a part of something greater, where you, the people, make the difference.

The MIL Corporation is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity and sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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