Network Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Macdill Afb
United States


SAIC is seeking a Network Engineer based in Tampa, FL!  This position requires both broad and deep working knowledge of technologies used in network engineering design and maintenance.

Role and Responsibilities: 

  • Perform Tier I level O&M functions on enterprise level LAN and WAN IP-based infrastructure systems.
  • Perform analyses on networks to discover and document the baseline.
  • Support planning and execution of network installations and hardware upgrades.
  • Perform Tier I level LAN and WAN preventive and corrective maintenance and troubleshooting/problem resolution on a wide range of technologies such as OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, DMVPN, Spanning-Tree, Port-Security, etc.
  • Use network analysis tools (CISCO Prime, SolarWinds, TACACS+ etc.).
  • Monitor performance to identify and optimize the system infrastructure and conduct transaction monitoring for bandwidth utilization and application performance.
  • Must have a basic understanding of 802.1X technology using Cisco Identity Services.
  • Support an improved infrastructure information security vulnerability posture through the performance of vulnerability assessments and analyses. 
  • Support customer computer technical support efforts on personal computers, thin clients, laptops, and peripherals.



  • Bachelor Degree and 3+ years of experience; OR, High School equivalent and 6+ years of experience. 
  • Active CCNA certification is required.
  • Security + CE or CCNA-Security certification is required.
  • 3+ years of Cisco router and switch networking experience
  • A current U.S. passport is required. Must be willing to deploy OCONUS (less than 10% of the time)

Security Clearance:

  • TS/SCI required

Desired Skills:

  • Riverbed, ASA Firewalls
  • Type One Encryptors (KG encryption devices). 
  • Expertise in infrastructure design and architecture, deployment, operations and maintenance, and upgrades.
  • Experience managing infrastructure of mid-size operational networks (200+ routers/switches, 150+ servers, 1500+ workstations) in a high-paced fluid environment.



Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.