The MITRE Corporation Senior Network Engineer in Bedford, Massachusetts
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Do you have a background in network technologies? Do you have a passion for learning and developing new technologies in an enterprise environment? Do you have knowledge of IP networks? Do you have experience with classified network environments? Do you understand why cloud, scalability, network automation, and data-driven decisions are important?
MITRE's Network Engineering team is currently seeking a Senior Network Engineer. This is a great opportunity to work in a team environment where you will be part of the engineering group that supports both our corporate enterprise infrastructure and enables sponsor-facing projects.
Support the Network engineering definition, design, and deployment for MITRE’s Network Infrastructure and Service environments
Network support for both onprem and offprem cloud-based services
Help drive forward new technical capabilities important to our users
Collaborate with staff to support quality and maintainable systems
Contribute directly to the technical work of one or more projects
Validate and test rollout plans prior to corporate release and work within Change Control guidelines
Rotational on-call responsibilities and some after-hours work required
Oversight of infrastructure artifacts, ensuring designs follow consistent and high-quality guidelines and secure standards
Participate in disaster recovery development, exercises, and actual events
Maintain systems and documentation as needed for audits and compliance
Collaborate and communicate effectively both verbally and written, with team members of any level, both inter and intra department.
Strong desire to keep technical skills current and remain abreast of emerging technologies, new versions of existing solutions.
Keep abreast of industry white papers & informed of critical software/firmware updates
Capable of lifting 20 lbs.
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience
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.
Active Secret clearance with the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Top Secret clearance
Ability to obtain and maintain DoD 8570 IAT Level I-compliant certification (Security+, Network+, etc.)
Experience with network compliance and hardening using DISA STIGs and SCAP
Passion for technology and a desire to learn
Familiarity with networking and security concepts/capabilities such as TCP/IP stack, routing, switching, DNS, Wireless, 802.1x, etc.
Experience managing/configuring Cisco and/or Juniper networking equipment preferred
Basic programming skills (Python, Ansible)
Capable of breaking down and resolving customer or network related issues
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Obtain and maintain a Secret level security clearance
3-5 years related experience or internship
Cloud networking experience with AWS, Azure, Google preferred
Experience with Palo Alto, Cisco firewalls preferred
Cisco CCNA preferred
Exposure to network programmability concepts such as software defined networking
Field specific or related education
This requisition requires the following clearance(s):
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