Peraton Corporation

  • Network Engineer

    Job Locations US-VA-Quantico
    Posted Date 3 days ago(1/14/2020 1:46 PM)
    Requisition ID
    Clearance Status
    Security Clearance
    Top Secret
  • Overview

    Technology is constantly changing, and our adversaries are digitally “going dark” at a rate that is exceeding law enforcement’s ability to keep pace. Those charged with protecting the United States are not always able to access the evidence needed to prosecute crime and prevent terrorism. The Government has trusted in Peraton to provide the technical ability, tools, and resources to bring criminals to justice. In response to this challenge, we are seeking a talented Cyber Network Engineer.


    What you’ll do…

    • Provide core technical leadership to the architecture, installation and planning of a variety of solutions across multiple networks
    • Support the design and integration of various components of technology, including developing recommendations for new technologies to the customer when appropriate
    • Architect and lead the setup, configuration, and support of internal and/or external networks
    • Develop and maintain security and network configurations
    • Troubleshoots network performance issues, create and maintain network diagrams and documentation
    • Recommends upgrades for new applications and equipment
    • Architect and maintain LAN/WAN technologies, routing and switching platforms, troubleshoot critical issues, and coordinate implementations
    • Test and evaluate network systems to eliminate problems and make improvements
    • Configure multiple OS routers/firewalls and switches


    You’d be a great fit if…

    • You’ve obtained a BS Degree and have two (2) years of relevant experience. However, equivalent experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
    • You’re an expert in network design, network architecture, protocols and network topology
    • You have experience in network designing software, such as Visio
    • You’re able to perform duties in a very fast paced environment with the ability to learn and apply new technologies and theories
    • You’ve deployed and managed network devices (various switches, routers, and firewalls)
    • You have a current Top Secret security clearance with SCI eligibility and the ability to obtain a polygraph


    It would be even better if you…

    • Have experience with multiple network device operating systems
    • Are experienced with networking tool sets such as NetScout, Wireshark, and SolarWinds
    • Have Layer 3 networking experience
    • Are proficient with different routing capabilities, such as VRF, OSPF, MPLS, VPLS, BGP, and GREs
    • Have experience with encrypted networks
    • Have obtained a CCNP or CCNA certification


     What you’ll get…

    • An immediately-vested 401(K) with employer matching
    • Rapid PTO accrual schedule with floating holidays
    • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage
    • Tuition assistance, financing, and refinancing
    • Paid maternity and paternity leave
    • Company-paid infertility treatments
    • Cross-training and professional development opportunities
    • The ability to influence major initiatives


    *This position requires the candidate to have a current Top Secret security clearance and the ability to obtain a polygraph. Candidate must possess SCI eligibility.

    About Peraton

    Are you ready to join the next-generation of national security? Peraton is a fresh name in the industry with an established portfolio and legacy going back more than a century. We work differently than our peers – with agility, the freedom to innovate, an entrepreneurial spirit and a culture of responsibility. As part of the Peraton team, you’ll be part of our movement to build a great company, solve the most daunting challenges facing mankind today, to protect and promote freedom around the world, and to secure our future, for our families, our communities, our nation, and our way of life.

    EEO Statement

    We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.


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