Network Engineer

Location: Fort Meade, Maryland, United States
Date Posted: 04-17-2018
Minimum three (3) years experience as a Lead Systems Engineer.
A minimum of twelve (12) years of experience in one or more of the following:
a. System engineering of DoD command, control, communications and intelligence (C3I) systems;
b. Analyzing needs; deriving system-level requirements; and contributing to the design, development, implementation, and maintenance of computer networks and systems; or
c. Microelectronics engineering, integrated circuit design, and integrated circuit reverse engineering skills.

Become a teammate in a fast-paced mission space, providing unrivaled support to protect the DODIN! Your networking and firewall skills will be put to the test; working with multiple vendor hardware/software, prioritizing and completing stakeholder requirements at an operations tempo, and working with premier and evolving technologies to stay ahead of the adversary. Parsons is looking for you to help our customers transform capabilities into maintainable operations at cyber speed.  Along with the performance focus items listed below, we'll continue to be impressed with your ability to understand and support virtualization technologies, Microsoft environments (e.g. Group Policy, Active Directory), and container technologies like Docker.
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent work/background experience
Performance Objectives:
- Perform routine configuration/maintenance on CISCO, Juniper, and Palo Alto hardware to enable the mission
- Strong understanding of these network concepts: ACL's, site-to-site VPN, NAT
- Monitor firewalls and suggest new rules, routines, and Indicators of Compromise
- Create and suggest new analytics as your abilities and time allow in Splunk
- Troubleshoot systems and networks as needed to maintain efficiency and uptime
- Lead with subject matter understanding of the system network within the first year
- Create and update monitoring solutions to always know weak points throughout the system
- Track hardware deployments and update status of systems to ensure compliance
- Stay abreast of security and system relevant threats and adversary methodologies to suggest updates throughout
Optional and Useful:
- VMWare VSan experience
- Setting up/helping with Microsoft environments (e.g. Group Policy, Active Directory)
Build networks as needed from the ground-up
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