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Network Engineer III - Advisor

Chantilly, VA 20151
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Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the worlds leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our 22,000 employees do the cant be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.

As a government contractor, Peraton abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).


  • Requires 5 to 7 years with BS/BA or 3 to 5 years with MS/MA or 0 to 2 years with Ph.D.
  • Active TS/SCI with Poly
  • BS 5-7 Years, MS 3-5, PhD 0-2
  • Bachelors degree preferably in science or engineering
  • 5 years of experience with Network Engineering including 2 years in a technical advisory capacity
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written)


  • Network certification (i.e. CCNA, JNCIA)
  • Experience working in the NRO or Intelligence Community
  • Experience with troubleshooting network layers 2 and 3
  • ITIL and/or PMP certification



The Network Engineer III- Advisor position supports the Network Services Group/Network Services Division with the customer. Provide working knowledge and expertise to collaborate, analyze, recommend, and troubleshoot a broad range of activities affecting network infrastructure services and provisioning. Utilize working knowledge and experience with network protocols such as BGP, OSPF, MPLS, Multicast, and other protocols to assist in configuring and troubleshooting anomalies. Provide working knowledge with routers including Cisco and Juniper, switches (i.e. Cisco, Juniper, Brocade) and security controls for firewalls (i.e. Palo Alto, ASA, Sidewinder and IPtables). Provide working knowledge and experience with cloud computing environments (AWS, VMWare, Azure), high-speed, and big data. Perform technical assessments and recommend architecture and acquisition plans for network communications systems (i.e. LAN, CAN, to large enterprise size networks). Analyze and advise on cost/benefit system development life cycle. Monitor network operations to ensure properly set configuration options. Work as an individual, or in a team environment in planning, implementation of enhancements and upgrades to the networks. Advise and/or direct network maintainers of hardware requirements, configurations, and limitations. Proactive in assessing and making network architecture improvement recommendations to customers that benefit and advance clients networks that are in-line with their visions and goals. Evaluate and report on new communication technologies to enhance capabilities of the network. Communicate clearly, concisely, and with technical accuracyoral and written.


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2021-06-19 Expires: 2021-07-20

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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