Network Engineer- TS/SCI with POLY - (ADV00003N)

  • Jacobs
  • Primary Location: United States-Virginia-Reston-20340-FNS
  • Jul 31, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description

 Jacobs is seeking a Network Engineer with a TS/SCI with Poly to join their team at their customer site in the Reston, VA area.

Performs a full range of complex network designs encompassing multiple technologies within a single network. Plans new configurations for integration into the network, using knowledge of the performance characteristics of the systems being added to the network and the specifications for network interfaces to insure effective integration and optimal network performance. Provides support in the translation of business requirements into network requirements, designs and orders. The overarching security requirements for the customer network add to the complexity of these positions. Majority effort is in the design phase for new projects and supporting troubleshooting issues.

May supervise other network support and client server specialists and plan, coordinate, and implement network security measures. Maintains network hardware and software as a member of Tier 4. Provides support to projects that involve networks. May require installation and configuration to support the organization’s local area network (LAN), customer networks, Intranet and Internet and other data communications systems or a segment of a network system. May evaluate new network technologies into the existing network; in concert with sister organizations.

• Attend technical exchange meetings to consult with clients, Project Managers and System Administrators to gather information and determine customer requests
• Document network drawings in Microsoft Visio detailing current and future network configuration changes
• Produce Microsoft Power Point presentations outlining network infrastructure and proposed enhancements for the Network Engineering Review Boards
• Research, test and configure new network equipment in a lab setup before deploying at customer site
• Plan, coordinate and implement network security measures to protect data, software and hardware
• Prepare script configuration files for Cisco devices; including firewalls, routers, switches and vendor devices
• Monitor and analyze network characteristics using Cisco ASDM, ACS, utilities and appliances
• Provide installation instructions and procedures to assist with troubleshooting for Maintenance support groups

Current and active TS/SCI with Poly is required.

Experience working in the Customer space.
Skill level is based on a combination of education, training, and experience. As such, College degrees will offset specialized experience and real world experience will carry weight in the decision.
Desired Requirements:
• Experience in Customer’s onsite systems: ESMT, JIRA, ServiceNow

Essential Functions

Work Environment

General Office environment. The work environment is fast-paced and sometimes involves extreme deadline pressures. The nature of the work requires a high degree of teamwork and cooperation with other members of the staff as well as individuals across the Company and Customers.

Physical Requirements

Most work will be done at a desk or computer.

Equipment and Machines

General office equipment including PC/laptop, Fax, Copiers, Shredder, Printers, Telephone, and other miscellaneous office equipment.


Attendance is critical at all times. Needs to be available to work overtime during critical peaks and be available to meet last minute requests for overtime should the situation occur.

Other Essential Functions

Must be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing

Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others

Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation

Must be able to interface with individuals at all levels of the organization both verbally and in writing

Must be well-organized with the ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously.

Must work well under pressure to meet deadline requirements

Must be willing to travel as needed

Must take and pass a drug test and background check

 Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language. 

Primary Location

: United States-Virginia-Reston-20340-FNS

Job Posting

: Jun 4, 2020, 7:28:49 PM


: Information Technology



Job Type

: Experienced
Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Work Locations

 Reston 20190
Capabilities: Operations Management