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Federal Working Group is always looking for dynamic and skilled professionals to join our growing team.

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  • Network Engineer
  • Washington DC
  • Full-Time

Job Description

Federal Working Group Inc. is currently seeking a Network Engineer. The Network Engineer will develop and maintain functional and secure networks. This candidate will troubleshoot and optimize the customer’ networks. To ensure success as a Network Engineer, you should have extensive experience working with enterprise networks.
About:

Federal Working Group is a Northern Virginia-based small business committed to delivering value through trust and loyalty of our customers, retaining highly skilled and experienced professionals, practical application of structured management frameworks, and implementing current best practices.

 

Federal Working Group’s core competencies are Agile IT Programs, Project Management Services, Enterprise Portfolio Management & Governance Services, Infrastructure Strategy & Data Center Supports, and IT Security, Strategy & Operations.

 

Federal Working Group was established in 2004 as a competitive and high-performing company.  An outstanding solutions provider, Federal Working Group, has a proven track record in exceeding customers’ expectations.

 

Experience:

  • Collaborating with the network engineering team to design, implement, and maintain network infrastructure
  • Installing and configuring networking hardware
  • Creating and implementing network security measures
  • Conducting regular network performance tests
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Knowledge of L2 & L3 protocols. (STP, BGP, MPLS, L2VPN, L3VPN, VRRP)
  • Knowledge of Internet Service Provider operations & application protocols. (DNS, HTTP, SMTP)
  • Understanding of network automation tools
  • Excellent network troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Experience in server operations – VMWare, Server Operating Systems, is a plus
  • Basic understanding of at least one scripting or programing language

Responsibilities: 

  • Configures and installs network devices and appliances
  • Monitors network performance and integrity
  • Assists in the planning and deployment of new network infrastructure
  • Research hardware and software solutions and create plans, including layouts and product specifications
  • Research and analyze network technologies and present suggestions to improve existing network
  • Subject Matter Expert: Firewall, Router, Switch
  • Proficient supporting vendor IOS command line for Cisco networks
  • Experience with Cisco Multilayer Switched Networks, Nexus 9k, 7k, 5k, 2k
  • Experienced with VXLAN Networks, BGP EVPN
  • Load Balancing skills, configuration, management. F5 Big IP, Viprion platforms, Advanced load balancing features such as global load balancing, geofencing
  • Knowledge of Cloud Computing and virtual networking – NSX, Virtual Switching, and Routing, SDWAN
  • Proficient in analysis and problem-solving, ability to work with other teams, and ability to assess customer needs and determining appropriate solutions
  • Demonstrated ability to understand and adhere to systems security and control procedures following departmental, vendor standards, and regulatory bodies

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in relevant work experience
  • 5+ years of industry experience in Network Engineering

Additional Preferred Qualifications

  • Certifications such as CCNA, CCNP, CCIE or JNCIA, JNCIS, JNCIE a plus

 

Federal Working Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, or genetics. Federal Working Group, Inc. does and will take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals with disabilities and protected veterans. Reasonable accommodation will enable an applicant with a disability to successfully apply for and/or perform the job’s essential duties.

 

 

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