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The MITRE Corporation Cloud Networking Engineer in Bedford, Massachusetts

Cloud Networking Engineer


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Do you have experience in network design? Do youhave a background in SDN, (IaC).

Do you have advanced routing & switchingknowledge. Do you understand scalability, network automation, and theimportance of data-driven decisions?

MITRE's Network Engineering team is currentlyseeking a Senior Network Engineer. This is a great opportunity to work in ateam environment where you will be part of the engineering group that supportsboth our corporate enterprise infrastructure and enables sponsor-facingprojects.


-Engineering design and implementation for IaaS

- Function as individual contributor in thedesign, deployment and maintenance of private and public cloud.

- Design and Implementation of:

  • AWS, VPC and VPCendpoints

  • Cloud VPN and BGPpeering

- Test and deploy cloud-based network devices, loadbalancers and firewalls

- Support and operate a Carrier Grade Networks

- Support and configure SSL and IPsec VPN technologies

- Support and configure firewalls, switches and routers

Provide engineering, administration, andmonitoring support for multiple network environments within MITRE.

- Troubleshoot complex network problemsincluding; routing and switching, protocol problems, and WAN/LANfailures.

- Knowledge of design/deployment/sustainment ofthe following protocols/technologies in an enterprise production environment:

  • Routing protocols, such as (OSPF, EIGRP, BGP,IS-IS)

  • SpanningTree Protocol

  • MPLS

  • QoS

- Effective as lead engineer for high-visibilityprojects

- Assist in development and implementation ofnetwork infrastructure to include the following:

  • Design and test plans

  • Implementation plan and operational models

  • Automated deployment

- Develop effective technical and supportdocumentation for use in maintaining the environment

- Maximize network performance by monitoringperformance, troubleshooting network problems and outages, schedulingupgrades.

- Must beavailable for some evening and weekend work and able to participate in a 7x24on-call rotation.

- Must be able to work in and around dataclosets, racks, and be able to lift20lbs

- Knowledge of network monitoring tools such asSplunk, Cisco Prime, NetBrain etc.

- Understanding of DNS & DHCP protocols andfunctions


Required Qualifications:

- Experience turning requirements intocomprehensive network design and implementation plans in a multi-siteservice-based environment.

- Experience evaluating the performance ofcommunications networks.

- Strong understanding of the OSI stack

  • Demonstrable experience as individual contributor designing cloudinfrastructures with knowledge of multiple cloud vendors, architectures, andinterconnectivity

  • 3 to 5 years’ experience building scalablecustomer containers, public and private cloud environments, such as AWS,Google, Azure

  • Experience with deployment tools, such as Ansiblein a multi-tenant environment

  • BS 3-5 years of related experience PreferredQualifications:

- Advanced knowledge and experience in networkdesign and implementation for an enterprise environment

- Experience with continuous delivery ofapplications and services

- Experience with delivering infrastructurethrough industry best practices of automation and controlled by a configurationmanagement framework.

- ITIL Framework familiarity

Job SW Eng, Comp Sci & Mathematics

Primary Location United States-Massachusetts-Bedford

Other Locations United States-Virginia-McLean

This requisition requires a clearance of Secret

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Job Posting Mar 7, 2019, 5:08:34 PM

Req ID: 00051872

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