Network Engineer Senior - (CCIE) * remote worker opportunity *

in Reston, VA

Network Engineer Senior - (CCIE) * remote worker opportunity * Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

  • Job ID

    63800BR

  • Job Location

    Reston, VA 20190-5228, US

  • Job Category

    Engineering & Technology

  • Job Type

    Full-Time

  • Clearance Level

    Secret

  • Career Level

    Experienced

  • Travel

    <10%

Job Description BAE Systems is searching for a forward-looking Senior Networking Engineer to join the IT Transformation team. The role reports directly to the Vice President, IT Transformation, and will bring network experience to an existing, diverse team of expert engineers in Cloud, cyber, applications, data and analytics. While this is not an operational type position, it requires daily interaction with our business sectors and other IT teams. The primary focus of this team is to create roadmaps in the 12 to 18 month range, support various proof of concept endeavors, and review/support the creation of advanced enterprise architectures. The person should be able to speak to, explore, and rapidly ingest peripheral technologies tangentially related to networks, such as industrial sensor topologies, 5G, DevSecOps, Containers, etc. In addition, this person will be asked to provide knowledge transfer from lessons learned during pilots and to create appropriate documentation to support operational handoff of technologies to other IT teams.

Designs and plans network communications systems. Provides specifications and detailed drawings for network architecture.

Provides specific detailed information for hardware and software selection, implementation techniques and tools for the most efficient solution to meet business needs, including present and future capacity requirements.

Conducts testing of cutting-edge network designs. Maintains technical expertise in all areas of network and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, firewalls, switches etc.

Evaluates and reports on new communications technologies to enhance capabilities of the network and speed digital transformation activities.

Provides technical network architecture leadership.

Ensures that any new network designs can operating efficiently and optimal, and still ensure that all service level agreements (SLAs) and CMMC requirements are achieved.

Identify customer requirements and design complex network systems.

Lead or participate in planning and assessment project phases and lead/assist with project design/implementation phases.

Conduct feasibility studies and participates in the development of technical standards.


****** This position is open to a remote worker ***







Required Education, Experience, & Skills Experience supporting: Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI), A10 load balancers, and Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE).

Demonstrable experience with Cloud services and networking concepts, e.g. AWS or Azure.

Ability to leverage Infrastructure as Code (e.g. Ansible, Terraform, etc.) to automate infrastructure creation.

Deep understanding of SD-WAN concepts, as well as micro-segmentation, network security tags (aka trustsec or similar)
Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)

Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS) appliance

Must have a firm grasp of networking within a Kubernetes / Container ecosystem, specifically Container Network Interfaces (CNI) such as Calico, Flannel, Weave, etc.

Experience with DevSecOps

Experience with 5G integrations

About BAE Systems, Inc.BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. People are the greatest asset in any Company. BAE Systems is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Additional Information

Who We Are

You're used to protecting what matters most.

Throughout your career in the military, you've been dedicated to improving security, defending freedom and making the world a safer place. Now you can continue that commitment through cyber operations, intelligence analysis, and building combat vehicles and electronic systems. We’re proud to provide solutions and services that advance the strength and security of America and our allies – and we’re honored to offer an environment where veterans and reservists can continue doing mission-centered work. In all that we do, we are guided by our company values – trusted, innovative and bold – understanding that it’s not just what we do, but how we do it that underpins our success.
+ The Organization

Our team has the privilege and the responsibility of knowing that the work we do really matters. Our work is vital to the armed forces personnel and major corporations who rely on us to protect, equip and support them where it counts; to the security and prosperity of the nations we serve; to our skilled and talented people; to the local communities where we are based; and to the wider community who invest in, supply and engage with us. At BAE Systems, everyone can make a difference.

+ The Culture

We believe that a diverse workforce inspires creativity and drives innovation. We respect and value the huge variety of skills, abilities and perspectives that our people bring to our business. We celebrate our differences and aim to recruit and develop talent from all backgrounds, championing the strength that a truly inclusive and collaborative workplace gives to our company culture and performance.

+ The Work

Enjoy a flexible environment that values your work-life balance and helps you perform at your best.

+ The Opportunity

On the job training, leadership programs, collaboration with leading experts – excellence is built into your career development whether you are just starting out as an apprentice or are an experienced professional.

+ The People

We’re united by trust, camaraderie and a shared ambition to lead the world in our field. It helps that we’re nice people too.

+ The Reward

See your contribution, making real change as breakthrough technology and intelligence solutions reshape the landscape for our customers.

What We Offer

+ Warrior Integration Program (Est. 2008)

This program was created to assist in the employment, transition, education, and development of wounded warriors. Through mentoring, partnership, education, and leadership, we vow to serve our veterans in the same manner they served our country. WIP provides mission-centered work that gives wounded warriors the opportunity to contribute, providing a path for career progression.

+ Camo to Corporate (Est. 2013)

Camo to Corporate underpins all of our military recruiting and veteran efforts. We participate in annual career workshops and partner with VA employment reps to identify opportunities for vets at BAE Systems. We’re also proud members of Joining Forces, the Veteran Jobs Mission and Hiring our Heroes - initiatives focused on helping vets and their spouses find meaningful careers.

Perks & Benefits

  • Veterans Support Network
    Veterans Support Network +-

    The mission of the Veterans Support Network is to help connect former service members, active duty members, reservists and those who are supportive of the Armed Services.

  • Health & Wellness
    Health & Wellness +-

    We offer medical plans that take great care of you and your family’s health and well-being. These include medical plans, prescription drugs, dental and vision, along with incentive programs and health saving and spending accounts.

  • Time Away From Work
    Time Away From Work +-

    Paid Time Off (PTO) provides you with paid time away from work that you can use for vacation, personal time, personal illness, or to care for dependents. You can accumulate up to a maximum of 400 PTO hours.

  • Military Leave
    Military Leave +-

    Full-time and part-time employees who serve in the military reserves are eligible to take paid and unpaid leaves of absence to perform military duty.

  • Employee Assistance Program
    Employee Assistance Program +-

    The EAP offers confidential support to manage personal issues, such as stress, family issues, and substance abuse.

  • Employee Discount Programs
    Employee Discount Programs +-

    BAE Systems partners with Beneplace to offer exclusive discounts on a variety of products and services.

  • Tuition Reimbursement
    Tuition Reimbursement +-

    Lifelong employee learning is critical to both your personal growth and that of BAE Systems as a trusted, innovative, and bold organization. That’s why we offer a tuition reimbursement program, so you can pursue advanced education to help further your career.

  • Adoption Assistance
    Adoption Assistance +-

    You can be reimbursed up to $4,000 for qualified adoption expenses through the Adoption Assistance program.

  • Financial Wellness
    Financial Wellness +-

    Plan for today, save for tomorrow. Our programs support your goals at every stage of life. These programs include 401(k) savings plans, life and accident insurance, disability coverage, home, auto, and pet insurance and legal planning.

Our Partners

G.I Jobs Hiring Our Heroes Veterans Job Mission Joining Forces Soldier for Life American Association of People with Disabilities

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