Network Engineer_COS_Indicium - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Colorado Springs
United States


SAIC has an immediate need for a Network Engineer to support the
Indicium Project Office for the Systems Simulation, Software and Integration (S3I) Directorate, Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado Springs, Colorado.  

The candidate will represent Indicium Communications Engineering and Security (ICES) organization which provides a wide range of services and solutions for network and communications connectivity to the Missile Defense Agency testing program.

Job Description:
  • Implements, and supports LAN/WAN networks and systems.
  • Develops and maintains network system and service configurations.
  • Documents and troubleshoots network and system issues.
  • Creates and maintains network diagrams and documentation.
  • Tests and evaluates network systems and services to reduce problems and make improvements.
  • Assists with the configuration, implementation, and utilization of NetScout devices and other network monitoring tools
  • Assist with development of Concept of Operations (CONOPS) and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPS)
  • Provide communications (Secure VoIP, Secure Chat) support during Ballistic Missile Defense Systems (BMDS) test events
  • Traveling to support missile defense test events


Required Education: Bachelors and five (5) years of experience; four (4) years of experience accepted in lieu of degree. 


Required Skills:

  • Must have CompTIA Security+ or CISSP Certification
  • Must have CCNA or higher Cisco professional certification
  • Experience with Cisco routing and switching design and configuration
  • Experience with configuration and troubleshooting of OSPF, BGP, and MPLS
  • Experience deploying and managing TACLANEs
  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications, including Visio
  • Travel for CONUS and OCONUS support (Up to 25% per year)

  Desired Skills:

  • Experience deploying and managing firewalls (Palo Alto and/or Cisco ASA)
  • Familiar with Software Defined Networking (SDN) and Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI)
  • Familiarity with BMDS, particularly as pertains with Missile Defense Agency

Required Clearance:

  • Must be able to obtain an Active DoD Secret Security Clearance