Cyber Network Engineer - Arlington, VA
Location:Arlington, VA
Full-time or Part-time:Full Time
Open Date:4/9/2019
Requisition Code:201904-1404
  
Job Description

Catapult Consultants is now hiring Cyber Network Engineers/Information Systems Engineers (multiple levels). The Cyber Network Engineer will be responsible for managing network infrastructure including configuration, implementation and ongoing support/updating of various networking equipment. Responsibilities and qualifications may change based on level. 

Specific Responsibilities:
• Design and implement the network required to provide the enhanced lab capabilities including IP address space determination as well as the incorporating of NATting and VLANs as needed.
• Provide specifications and detailed schematics for network architecture and work closely with the customer and explain and justify design/architecture choices.
• Provide specific detailed information for hardware and software selection, implementation techniques and tools for the most efficient solution to meet business needs, including present and future capacity requirements.
• Conduct design reviews of the networking design with the customer and NG technical leads and delivering comprehensive documentation.
• Support the coordination of the network implementation at all of the lab sites and conduct testing of the network design and implementation.
• Maintain technical expertise in all areas of network and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, multiplexers, firewalls, hubs, bridges, gateways, etc.
• Evaluate and report on new communications technologies to enhance capabilities of the network.

Minimum Qualifications:
• Active TS/SCI clearance. In addition, selected candidates must be able to obtain and maintain a favorably adjudicated DHS background investigation for continued employment.
• Bachelor’s degree (Computer Science or a related technical field preferred). Four (4) years of experience may be substituted for a degree.
• Experience designing and implementing networking solutions for multi-site infrastructures and experience with secure lockdown of network components.
• Experience configuring switches, routers, Firewalls and other network equipment.
• Experience designing and implementing secure remote access solutions and sharing of information locations across the U.S.
• Experience with solutions that transfer large amounts of data across both LAN and WAN connections.
• Experience performing Trade Studies.
• Experience with Juniper firewalls.
• Proficiency securing network traffic both on internal networks and over the internet.
• Experience with Cisco routers and firewalls as well as other Cisco hardware and software preferred.
• Experience with IDS/IPS and proxies preferred. 
• Knowledge of Nessus, TripWire, SNORT and YARA signatures beneficial.

Certifications:
• Networking certifications, especially Cisco, preferred.
• CISSP Certification preferred.
Abilities Required:
• While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to sit and use hands to finger, handle, or feel while typing at a computer keyboard.
• The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, reach, or lift objects up to 10 pounds.
• The employee is frequently required to talk or hear. The vision requirements include: close vision.
EEO Statement
Catapult Consultants is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that every employee has the right to work in a dignified work environment free from all forms of discrimination and harassment. It’s our policy to recruit, employ, retain, compensate, train, promote, discipline, terminate and otherwise treat all employees and job applicants based solely on qualifications, performance, and competence. This policy reflects our belief that providing equal opportunities for all employees is a both our legal and moral responsibility, and good management practice.

All employees and applicants are treated without regard to age, sex, color, religion, race, national origin, citizenship, veteran status, current or future military status, sexual orientation, gender identification, marital or familial status, disability or any other status protected by law.
Disclaimer
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.