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1830 - Network Engineer III

Alexandria, Virginia


We are searching for a Network Engineer with an active secret clearance to support our Navy Public Safety Network (PSNET) customer located in Alexandria, VA. The PSNet program that you will be supporting provides the technical, analytical and equipment-related IT support services required to achieve CNIC’s mission of critical Protection Ashore, Public Safety/Anti-Terrorism (ATFP), and Emergency Management missions, functions, and requirements. The foundation of CNIC’s enterprise network environment is the Public Safety Network (PSNet), a Global Information Grid-compliant network built upon Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) technology. PSNet is a specific network dedicated to providing end-to-end support of Life and Safety Command Control (C2) applications and systems for Navy installation first responders in CONUS, Europe, and Japan.


  • Working with a team of Network Engineers to maintain the Navy Public Safety Network by helping to troubleshoot, analyze, and maintain networks.
  • Interfacing other departments and team members on network issues that are varied and range from simple to complex.
  • Update engineering drawings and documents.
  • Provide knowledge and technical expertise in the areas of design, installation, maintenance, and support of network infrastructure following established methodologies and processes.
  • Support of technical issues related to MPLS, IPSec, router/switch/firewall configurations, and diverse routing protocols.


  • A Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, or other related technical degree and 5+ years of experience. Additional experience (8+ years) may be considered in lieu of a degree.
  • 2+ years of hands-on experience with Juniper and Cisco network equipment.
  • 2+ years working knowledge of Layer-3, VPNs, BGP, OSPF, firewall policy,VLAN management.
  • 2+ years of the following: Ethernet, Ethernet Switching, IP, IP assignment, and IP routing.
  • A CCNA, JNCIA or other networking certification.
  • Possess Security +, Network + or other certifications per DOD 8570 policy.


  • Experience with wireless technologies.


  • Secret minimum