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Network Engineer/Architect (Up to 25% Profit Sharing Benefit!)

Req #: 243643
Location: Sterling, VA US
Job Category: Information Technology
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI

Job Description

CACI seeks a talented Network Engineer/Architect to join our Advanced Solutions Group, within the National Security and Innovative Solutions Sector. We enable national security missions through creation and delivery of innovative, technology-centric solutions that provide decision advantage to our customers. Our client engagement processes, the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. 

This opportunity offers very rewarding and unique benefits, which equates to 50% of compensation on TOP of your base salary! The first part is a tax-qualified profit-sharing retirement plan, to which CACI annually contributes up to 25% of your base salary (not in excess of applicable IRS limits) to your retirement account. The second component consists of an Individual Benefit Account (IBA), which is used for premiums, medical reimbursements, dependent care, education and Paid Time Off (PTO) policy. Both components of the benefit package are paid for by CACI, in addition to your base salary and potential performance bonuses. We believe in a healthy home/work balance and our locations offer a wide variety of activities to balance with your work life.

What You’ll Get to Do:  

  • Support development and delivery of tactical solutions for an Army Program of Record system fielded to multiple COCOMs as well as QRC solutions for the same customer base
  • Work in a fast-paced dynamic environment as a member of DevSecOps/Infrastructure team that provides network, infrastructure, and admin support for multiple application development teams and projects.
  • This program requires continuous improvement, on-going learning, keeping up with new tools, techniques, technology, and adopting to changing environment. Each team member brings a unique set of skills. Sharing information with other team members and cross-training is required to pick-up new skills
  • Implement STIGs and perform hardening of networking equipment
  • Build and maintain switches, design and implement network changes, troubleshoot network configuration and hardware issues, create and maintain required documentation, and verify connectivity of new systems and any implemented firewall changes. 
  • Interface with both internal teams as well as external customer support organizations. 
  • Play a key role for recommending future network designs and purchases for the program, duties and responsibilities
  • Build and deliver new switches both in factory and to customer locations
  • Troubleshoot network-related issues both in factory and at customer locations
  • Maintain switch operating systems, including patching critical vulnerabilities
  • Work closely with program security team to address and document switch configurations
  • Create and update documentation, such as network diagrams, wiring diagrams, rack elevations, etc.
  • Assist with creation/checkout of firewall change requests
  • Diagnose hardware failures, repairing failed equipment
  • Adhere to security requirements for systems destined for classified environments
  • Support risk assessments and development of risk mitigation countermeasures
  • Physically setup and move workstations, servers and other equipment
  • Develop and update documentation as needed


You’ll Bring These Qualifications:  

  • Bachelor’s degree and 5+ years of related experience in relevant discipline (e.g. Network Engineering, System Administration, DevOps, Information Management etc.)
  • Cisco switch/router experience (NEXUS and Catalyst)
  • Configuration of L2 multicast including IGMP queries
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Able to setup/rack equipment and run cabling
  • Familiarity with Linux-based network tools
  • Active Security+ Certification
  • Must have good organizational and time-management skills
  • Must be very comfortable operating within a Linux environment
  • Strong writing, planning, organizational, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrated proficiency in communicating technical and analytical information in written products
  • There is no clearance requirement to begin employment.  As a requirement of continued employment, you will be required to obtain TS/SCI clearance.
  • Experience with Hypervisor, VMware ESXi and Linux environments
  • Experience in implementing STIGs and performing hardening of network equipment


These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:  

  • TS/SCI clearance
  • Familiarity with TACACS configuration or willing to learn
  • Experience with Intelligence Community WAN network
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate
  • Demonstrated experience in Information Security
  • Demonstrated experience conducting certification and accreditation scans and understanding how to mitigate issues
  • Strong knowledge of technology and security topics to include network and application security, infrastructure hardening, security baselines, web server, and database security
  • Linux software development experience
  • Experience supporting the delivery and maintenance of software solutions for DoD customers

What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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