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Jacobs Senior Network Systems Engineer - $20,000 Sign On Bonus! in Fort Belvoir, Virginia

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Your Impact:

Your Impact:

$10k signing bonus! Jacobs is currently interviewing TS/SCI cleared candidates for a Senior Network Engineer to support US Army Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM) at Fort Belvoir, VA. Signing bonus will be available to final candidate. The Ground Intelligence Support Activity (GISA) Enterprise Transport (GET) Contract support INSCOM enabling the Army and its tactical units access to mission critical intelligence from national and defense intelligence agencies.

Job Description

• Analyzes users requirements, concept of operations documents, and high level system architectures to develop network requirements specifications

• Develops network architecture and network design documentation

• Integrate new technologies into communications and network infrastructures while transitioning and migrating networks and developing network addressing schemes.

• Plan, coordinate and manage engineering projects and act as lead in defining and executing network engineering activities within a project.

• Guides network development and implementation planning through assessment or preparation of network engineering management plans and network integration and test plans

• Provides advanced troubleshooting and problem resolution of complex network problems

• Responsible for installation/de-installation and maintenance of telecommunications equipment and supporting infrastructure for and within the spaces and satellite components supported by the network structure.

• Identify and recommend mission hardware and mission support solutions based on research and analysis of new technologies.

• Interacts with the Government regarding Network Engineering technical considerations and for associated problems, issues or conflicts

• Communicates with other program personnel, government overseers, and senior executives

• Update system hardware to ensure system currency (as defined by OEMs and industry best practices, and Federal/DoD mandates)

Here’s What You’ll Need:

Clearance Requirements: TS/SCI

Educational Requirement:

Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in technology related field

Certification Requirements:

CCNP Routing and Switching

Experience Requirements:

8+ years’ experience in CISCO devices to include layer 2 and 3 switching, various routing protocols, UCS, DWDM, various routing, switching, and data center platforms.

8+ years of Network Engineering and CISCO implementation to include ASR,

ACS, and other CISCO technologies.

Experience in the various standards for transport to include DWDM and requisite routing protocols to include but not limited to BGP, EIGRP, MPLS, OSPF, and LISP. Network Infrastructure Configuration.

Has strong written and oral communication skills to effectively interface with military officials, managers, and subordinates.

Essential Functions

Work Environment

  • Work will be performed inside a large facility. An inside environment may be a cubicle (considerations: close quarters, low to moderate noise, bright or dim lighting).

  • Work assignments vary based on client requirements.

  • Work may include travel with the military to participate in exercises in austere conditions

  • Outside work may include various environmental conditions including hot, dusty, cold, icy and windy climates.

Physical Requirements

  • Sitting at desk. Phone use and PC or laptop. Filing required. May require lifting and carrying boxes of supplies or files up to 25 lbs. Extended periods of sitting while on PC/laptop or phone.

Equipment and Machines

  • General office equipment, which includes: telephone, fax machine, copier, PC/laptop, and other miscellaneous office equipment.

  • May require operating motor vehicles.


  • Regular attendance in accordance with established work schedule is mandatory.

  • It is important to be able to work any shift/designated hours required.

  • You may be asked to continue performance in support of a war, contingency, or exercise

  • You may be asked to continue performance during inclement weather or other conditions when others are not permitted to work

  • Position may require night and weekend work and could include travel with the military to participate in operations/exercises located in areas with field conditions


  • Continental and Oversees travel may be required. It is important to maintain a current passport.

Other Essential Functions

  • Employment is contingent upon obtaining all required certifications within the timeframe specified in a waiver by the government (if applicable) and maintaining required certifications through the duration of the contract. Failure to obtain/maintain required certifications will result in disqualification for this position and could result in termination.

  • Candidate must exhibit a professional behavior that promotes teamwork, fosters cooperation, and enhances productivity in the workplace. Must be well organized with the ability to coordinate, prioritize and execute multiple tasks simultaneously in a high-pressure environment. Ability to communicate verbally and in writing to work effectively with a variety of government, military and contractor personnel at all levels.

  • Candidate must be able to interface effectively with individuals at all levels of the organization.

  • Grooming and dress usually business casual, but dependent on client’s standards. Must not pose a safety hazard to employees working in the same general area.

  • The position for which you are applying for requires a US government security clearance. This is to advise you, that should you be extended an offer, if you possess a dual citizenship (i.e., citizen of the US and another country), to be granted a clearance you will be required to relinquish your citizenship in the foreign country.

  • a dual citizenship (i.e., citizen of the US and another country), to be granted a clearance you will be required to relinquish your citizenship in the foreign country.

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