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Jacobs Senior F5 Network Engineer in Fort Belvoir, Virginia

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Your Impact:

Jacobs is looking for a Senior F5 Engineer to support its federal client program at Ft. Belvoir, VA.

Duties will include:

• The F5 Engineer shall mentor the contractor’s less experienced System Administrators.

• The F5 SME will lead the design, planning, implementation, and maintenance of the F5 appliances utilizing best practices of F5 technology and other aspects of client security; Architect and Engineer the F5 Local Traffic Manager,

• Access Policy Manager Application Security Manager modules;

• Collaborate with Network and Systems Administrators and other support teams for provisioning of Virtual Machines and installation of physical devices within the data center,

• and to ensure secure communication paths for traffic and remote management;

• Collaborate with Architects on solutions addressing application delivery, integration, and access control needs;

• Configure and maintain the cryptographic elements within F5 including crypto profiles, identification and validation credentials, encryption and signing keys, x509 certificates, and Hypertext Transfer PS front-side handlers, and advises on crucial rotation and certificate validation and renewal strategies;

• Develop iRules and apply rules within the F5 appliances.

Here’s What You’ll Need:


• TS/SCI clearance

• DoD 8570.1-M IAT Level II certification; Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science

• Five plus years of F5 Local Traffic Manager (LTM), Access Policy Manager (APM), and Application Security (ASM) modules experience

• Two plus years of F5 Global Traffic Manager (GTM) experience

• Five years of Application Security experience

• Five years of experience with troubleshooting services on F5 appliances

• Five years of Administration and monitoring experience with F5

• Five years of experience in advanced Extensible Markup Language (XML) concepts

• Two years of experience supporting government agencies

• Certifications: F5 Certified BIG-IP Administrator and or F5 Certified Technology Specialist



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