Network Engineer TS SCI with Poly * 25K Sign On Bonus *

Reston, Virginia
02 Sep 2016
03 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
** We are offering a 25K Sign On Bonus for this position! **

Jacobs currently has an opening for a Network Engineer to join their team.

The individual will have:

In-Depth understanding of networking systems and TCP/IP to include experience in IP Addressing and Subnetting; Network Address Translations; MTU; QOS

Strong knowledge of routing and switching systems (Cisco or Juniper); understanding of routing protocols (OSPF, EIGRP and BGP) and Gateway Redundancy Protocols (HSRP, VRRP and GLRP)

Working knowledge of STP, VTP and Virtual LAN's and Trunking (VLANs); Network Security ATM, MPLS, POS multicast and how to properly implement these technologies

Ability to perform (intermediate level) configuration, testing and troubleshooting of IP Network infrastructure (LAN & WAN devices)

Demonstrate the ability to work with customers to determine network requirement, write system requirement documents and develop design solutions (Physical & Logical) that are in compliance with best engineering practices, standards and guidelines

Experience with Type 1 cryptographic equipment from both an engineering and policy perspective

Tier 4 troubleshooting. Involves troubleshooting complex network issues in which other components.

An active TS SCI Poly is required for this position.

Expert - Positions at this level are responsible for overall Lead Engineer. Expected technical lead expert for design of enterprise wide and lead 4 Tier network configuration/performance problem resolutions. Familiarity with IT Service Management best practices and ITIL Framework. Providing routing and switching technology expertise and guidance to working groups to enable change and improvement initiatives across the branch and network partner organizations when necessary.

Certifications: Expert - CCIE, JNCIE or 10+ years of experience in IP Network Technology

BS degree in a computer or system science discipline from an accredited college or university and ten (10) to fourteen (14) years of progressive, relevant experience, or an MS degree in a computer or system science discipline and eight (8) to twelve (12) years of progressive experience, or a Ph.D. degree in a computer or system science discipline and four (4) to seven (7) years of progressive experience.

Requires demonstrated technical expertise in engineering systems design and analysis.

Essential Job Functions:

Work Environment

General Office environment. The work environment is fast-paced and sometimes involves extreme deadline pressures. The nature of the work requires a high degree of teamwork and cooperation with other members of the staff as well as individuals across the Company and Customers.

Physical Requirements

Most work will be done at a desk or computer.

Equipment and Machines

General office equipment including PC/laptop, Fax, Copiers, Shredder, Printers, Telephone, and other miscellaneous office equipment.


Attendance is critical at all times. Needs to be available to work overtime during critical peaks and be available to meet last minute requests for overtime should the situation occur.

Other Essential Functions

Must be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing

Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others

Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation

Must be able to interface with individuals at all levels of the organization both verbally and in writing

Must be well-organized with the ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously.

Must work well under pressure to meet deadline requirements

Must be willing to travel as needed

Must take and pass a drug test and background check