**We are offering a 25K Sign On Bonus for this position!**
Jacobs currently has an opening for a Network Engineer to join their team at their customer site in the Reston, VA area.
The individual will need to have in-depth understanding of networking systems and TCP/IP to include experience in IP Addressing and Subnetting; Network Address Translations; MTU; QoS.
Strong knowledge of Routing and Switching systems (Cisco or Juniper); understanding of Routing Protocols (OSPF, EIGRP, and BGP) and Gateway Redundancy Protocols (HSRP, VRRP, and GLRP).
A working knowledge of STP, VTP and Virtual LANs and Trunking (VLANs); Network Security (ACLs, IPSec Tunnels); SONET, ATM, MPLS, POS, Multicast and how to properly implement these technologies.
Ability to perform (intermediate level) configuration, testing, and troubleshooting of IP network infrastructure (LAN and WAN devices).
Demonstrate the ability to work with customers to determine network requirements, write system requirement documents, and develop design solutions (physical and logical) that are in compliance with best engineering practices, standards, and guidelines.
Active TS SCI with Poly Required.
BS degree in a computer or system science discipline from an accredited college or university and eight (8) to twelve (12) years of progressive, relevant experience, or and MS degree in a computer or system science discipline and seven (7) to ten (10) years of progressive experience, or a Ph.D. degree in a computer or system science discipline and two (2) to five (5) years or progressive experience.
Perferred Skills : CCNA - Routing & Switching Experience, Design Experience, Protocol Experience - EIGRP, BGP, and TCP/IP, Firewalls
• CCNP, CCVP, CCSP, CCIP, CCDP, JNCIS or 4 - 10 years of experience in IP network technology.