Talent Orchard Senior Network Engineer with Top Secret Clearance - Operations Support in Fort Belvoir, Virginia


Senior Network Engineer - Operations Support Team

Fort Belvoir, VA

Top Secret Clearance Required

Talent Orchard has been retained by DEI as their outsourced recruiting organization to manage their hiring process and we are searching for a Senior Network Engineer with an active Top Secret Clearance to join an exciting program in Fort Belvoir, VA. Our client specializes in modernizing information technology systems by re-engineering existing systems to harness the full power of emerging technologies and proven innovations to serve the business needs of their customers.


The ideal candidate will work serve as an onsite Network Engineer for the Customer’s Operations Support Team, and will design, implement and deploy systems and transition into operations for maintenance while working with a group of highly-skilled Network Engineers to deploy technical solutions for numerous IT systems. In the event of outages, the Sr. Network Engineer will also serve as a Tier 1 and Tier II support for the Network Operations Group supporting the Customer’s Enterprise and/or Architecture.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Design, implement and deploy technical solutions for numerous Information Technology Systems
  • Implement and maintain the agency’s network infrastructures as a member of the Network Operations Group across local and remote sites
  • Install and configure network equipment
  • Perform network implementation, migration, testing and maintenance for the Baseline
  • Troubleshoot networking issues

Required Qualifications:

  • BA/BS (In Computer Science, Information Systems or a related technical field experience)
  • Minimum 12 years’ experience working in information technology and network engineering
  • US Citizen with Active Top Secret Clearance
  • 8570 Compliance: Security+ CE (required prior to start date)
  • Network specific certifications (i.e. Cisco-required prior to start date)
  • Knowledgeable in IP Networking
  • Strong Cisco Routing and Switch/Data Networking skills
  • *Experience with, and understanding of Cisco router and switch technologies *
  • Strong networking troubleshooting skills
  • Experience in Layer 2 and Layer 3 technologies
  • Experience applying DISA STIGs / Security Patches
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent documentation skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

Additional Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Cisco Nexus 7000
  • Expertise in Routing Protocols (OSPF, BGP)
  • Knowledgeable in two-factor authentication platforms
  • Good documentation and Visio skills
  • Network Management Tools (Solarwinds, NPM, NCM, Kiwi)
  • Experience with Rsyslog and VMware
  • Experience with Remedy, Voice and VTC

Talent Orchard LLC is an SBA (8A), Economically Disadvantaged Woman-Owned Small Business, and Woman Business Enterprise Certified firm that provides the following services to clients in the commercial and public service sectors:

  • Human Capital
  • Professional Services
  • Accounting/Audit Readiness
  • Network/Cyber Security & IT Infrastructure
  • Software Development/Engineering

Established in 2010, Talent Orchard has an exceptional reputation, providing staffing solutions to time-sensitive, talent scarcity issues to deliver better talent management ROI. Our specialty lies in the critical area of program talent acquisition and resource management, not in one narrow skillset, but across many areas of technical and functional delivery.

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Job Title: Senior Network Engineer with Top Secret Clearance - Operations Support

Job ID: 27026018

Location: Fort Belvoir, VA