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Network Engineer

Charlottesville, VA 22901
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Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the worlds leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our 22,000 employees do the cant be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.


  • Active TS/SCI with Poly
  • Requires 8 to 10 years with BS/BA or 6 to 8 years with MS/MA or 3 to 5 years with PhD
  • Bachelors degree preferably in science or engineering
  • 5-9 years of experience with Network Engineering including 2 years in a technical advisory capacity
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written)

  • Network certification (i.e. CCNP, JNCIP) Enterprise
  • Experience with network layers 1-4
  • ITIL and/or PMP certification


Provide networking background, expertise and valued judgement to collaborate, analyze, recommend, and troubleshoot a broad range of activities affecting network infrastructure services and provisioning. Utilize in-depth knowledge and experience with network protocols and such as BGP, OSPF, MPLS, Multicast, and other protocols to assist in configuring and troubleshooting anomalies. Provide technical expertise with routers including Cisco and Juniper, switches including (Cisco, Juniper, Brocade) and security controls for firewalls including Palo Alto, ASA, Sidewinder and IPtables. Provide network knowledge and experience with cloud computing environments (AWS, VMWare, Azure), high-speed, and big data. Perform technical assessments and recommend architecture for network communications systems from LAN, CAN, to large enterprise size networks. Provide specifications and/or detailed schematics for network architecture. Analyze and advise on cost/benefit system development life cycle. Monitor network operations to ensure properly set configuration options. Work as an individual, or in a team environment in planning, implementation of enhancements and upgrades to the networks. Advise and/or direct network maintainers of hardware requirements, configurations, and limitations. Proactive in assessing and making network architecture improvement recommendations to customers that benefit and advance clients networks that are in-line with their visions and goals. Evaluate and report on new communication technologies to enhance capabilities of the network. Communicate clearly, concisely, and with technical accuracyoral and written.


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2021-06-30 Expires: 2023-04-09

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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