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CLOSED - 2746 - Network Architect

Herndon, Virginia
Full Scope Polygraph


  • Minimum of 6 years' experience.
  • Bachelor's or Master’s Degree are preferred in one or more of the disciplines   described below where specific skills may include the following…
  • Establishing overall strategic network standards and priorities
  • Providing technical guidance and direction for TCP/IP transport network   design and engineering, network routing protocols, advanced virtual   networking technologies.
  • Analyzing the optimization of network system performance.
  • Overseeing the strategic interface of network systems configuration.
  • Assessing network engineering technologies, computing systems hardware and   software protocols.
  • Providing high-level technical advice and guidance to managers and   technical resources on network technologies to meet current and future   organizational needs.
  • Identifying INFOSEC and COMSEC security requirements for the network.
  • Cisco IOS, including switching, routing, segment routing and other   technologies
  • Radio Frequency (RF) and spectrum engineering
  • Optical networking technology and engineering
  • Satellite communications engineering


  • Experience with a variety of network technologies and solution   architectures
  • Broad understanding of technical principle, theories, and concepts in the   networking field.
  • Knowledge of state-of-the-art systems engineering principles and network   design concepts
  • In depth working knowledge of MPLS, TCP/IP, VPN, and IP telephony
  • Full working knowledge of the OSI model, routing protocols and their   application to router configurations
  • Experience in multi-vendor network security environment
  • Experience with routing design, techniques, and protocols such as BGP
  • In-depth understanding of peering, QoS and traffic engineering
  • Cloud experience (AWS (VPC, transit gateway, private link, ELB, etc), Azure   (connectivity services – Vnet, virtual WAN, VPN gateway, application   protection, application delivery and network monitoring, etc), etc.)
  • Security best practices for firewalls and perimeter security measures   including VPN technologies
  • Continuous integration, test automation and / or SecDevOps on iterative   development projects
  • Agile Development methodologies
  • Cisco Certifications: CCNA or CCNP


  • Full Scope Polygraph minimum