Juniper Network Engineer Job - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

Juniper Network Engineer (Job Number:441782)


JOB DESCRIPTION: SAIC is seeking a Juniper Network Engineer.

This role is supporting the US Army Cyber Command in Centreville, Virginia. The US Army Cyber Command operates and defends Army networks and delivers cyberspace effects against adversaries to defend the nation.

Specific job duties include:

- Design, deploy, manage and ensure stability of the local/wide area (LAN/WAN) network infrastructure technologies to provide high availability, fault tolerance and scalability to effectively and efficiently support mission critical business systems
- Demonstrate a high level of competence in LAN/WAN technologies, routing and switching platforms, troubleshooting critical issues and coordinating implementation
- Troubleshoot and resolve major network and system issues
- Mentor and train engineers in key elements of networking systems and provide technical presentations to instruct coworkers and other production services support individuals
- Research and identify technology opportunities and their applications
- Test and validate all new hardware and connections for proper configuration and performance
- Carry out other duties as needed




- Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.

Required Clearance:

- Must possess current TS/SCI security clearance.

Required Certifications:

- One of the following:

- Security+ CE
- GIAC Security Essentials Certification (GSEC)
- Security Certified Network Professional (SCNP)
- System Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
- And one of the following:

- Juniper Networks Certified Specialist - Enterprise (JNCIS-ENT)
- Juniper Networks Certified Professional - Enterprise (JNCIP-ENT)

Additional Qualities desired include:

- 3-5 years’ experience with network design and support
- Expert understanding and application experience with BGP, RSVP, LDP, MPLS, and OSPF
- Experience in fault isolation logic and techniques
- Understanding of Ethernet Layer 2 protocols and technologies: VLANs, RSTP, MST
- Solid understanding of TCP/IP (both IPv4/IPv6)
- Extensive operational knowledge of Cisco, Brocade, and Juniper routers and switches

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC's approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see My SAIC Benefits. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Nov 7, 2018, 10:30:53 AM
Primary Location: United States-VA-CENTREVILLE
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret/SCI
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time