Senior Network Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

District of Columbia
United States


SAIC is looking for a Senior Network Engineer to join our team supporting the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC). The ideal candidate will have experience Engineering, design and configuration of cloud environments (focus on AZURE), LAN/WAN, Software Define Network

  • Experience with Cisco routers, switches and leaf/spine architecture including: BGP/iBGP/eBGP, OSPF, MPLS, VRF, VPN tunnels, VLANs, EPGs, Nexus, ACI
  • Document network architecture, concept designs, network change implementations plans, and risk assessment.
  • Develop training briefs and provide cross-training to team members
  • Minimum 8+ years of enterprise network engineering
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skill set with an understanding of system(s) interoperability
  • Practical experience supporting IDS/IPS systems; Cisco Firepower/Sourcefire and/or TippingPoint
  • Senior level experience supporting routing protocols (BGP, iBGP, OSPF)
  • Senior level experience supporting Dynamic Multipoint, virtual private Network (DMVPN).
  • Practical experience supporting Cisco ISE and Cisco Prime
  • Practical experience supporting F5 Big-IP (LTM, GTM, APM & ASM)
  • Microsoft Visio, Project, and Office experience
  • Strong understanding in the OSI & DOD models
  • Strong understanding of encryption algorithms
  • Strong understanding of NetFlow, SNMP, SPAN, TAPs and ICMP related uses.
  • Work with minimal supervision, set priorities, and give attention to detail and quality, flexible, strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to multi-task, work individually and with a team
  • Must have a positive attitude, self-motivated, reliable, trustworthy, strong interpersonal skills, diplomacy, and ability to handle stress in professional manner


  • 8+ years of experience with Cisco routers, switches, leaf/spine, F5, Circuits/Ethernet, and IPSEC VPNs
  • Experience working with Cisco ISE and 802.1X policies
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, and effective in interfacing with internal and external customers fostering collaboration and establishing strong partnerships
  • Cisco and industry certifications (i.e. Cisco CCNP/CCIE, AWS Cloud Practitioner, VMware VCP, MS Azure Fundamentals, etc.)
  • Must be able to obtain a Public Trust Clearance

Target salary range: $125,001 - $150,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.