The MITRE Corporation Associate Networking and Security Engineer in Bedford, Massachusetts
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MITRE’s Network Technology and Security Department (L113) is seeking talented engineers with a background in networking and security technologies and a passion to integrate various technologies in innovative ways to solve hard problems. You will work as part of a collaborative team of scientists and engineers who are working to formulate solutions to our nation’s most critical problems.
Develop prototypes of networking and security capabilities in MITRE advanced labs
Work in collaborative research teams to develop innovative solutions using commercial and MITRE developed technologies
Conduct performance assessments of current and emerging networking architectures
Collaborate with commercial vendors, academia, and other organizations to develop state-of-art best practices for MITRE’s sponsors.
Create opportunities for advanced research by developing proposals or joining existing research teams
Bachelor of Science degree in the listed fields, or equivalent knowledge and skills. Degrees include: Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Communications Engineering, Signal Processing, Mathematics, Physics, Device Physics, Solid State Physics, Integrated Optics
Applicants selected for this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or applicants who are eligible for security clearances.
Passion for technology and a desire to learn
Familiarity with basic networking and security concepts/capabilities such as TCP/IP stack, routing, firewalls, and intrusion prevention systems (IPS)
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Basic programming skills
Obtain and maintain a Secret level security clearance
Hands on experience working with routing and switching infrastructure
Exposure to network programmability concepts such as software define networking and programmable data planes
This requisition requires the candidate to have a minimum of the following clearance(s):
This requisition requires the hired candidate to have or obtain, within one year from the date of hire, the following clearance(s):
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