JVT Advisors

Network Engineer

Apply Now

Location: Bedford, Massachusetts 01730-1420
Employment Type: Contract

Job Description

Seeking a network engineer with a strong understanding of enterprise networking technologies to apply DevOps principles and tooling to the architecture, deployment, and operations of software-defined networks in a dynamic lab R&D environment.


Our ideal candidate will work both independently and in team settings to develop and support a rapidly-growing network in MITRE Labs. Adapt to address new architecture and operations challenges, as we scale-out our Cisco ACI-based, secure, multi-tenant network.


Desired skills and technology experience:

  • Cisco ACI
  • Experience with Layer 2/3 designs and configuration, LAN/WAN
  • Familiarity with DevOps tools, principles, and practices
    • Ansible, YAML, Gitlab-CI, Jenkins
  • Creation of network documentation and diagrams
  • IdM, ESM, and security tools
    • Palo Alto, Fortinet
    • Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE)
    • Zabbix, Nagios
  • Strong grasp of network overlays and other Data Center network technologies
  • Some experience with other network OSes
    • Arista EOS
    • Juniper JunOS
    • SONiC, Pluribus Networks
  • Familiarity with Zero-Trust Network (ZTN) principles and practice
  • Budget and lifecycle planning, hardware/software procurement
  • Basic understanding of NIST 800.171 / CMMC compliance frameworks
  • Troubleshoot network issues, think through complex problems


Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS plus 5 years related experience -or- equivalent real-world experience
  • Certifications are a plus

Jeff Reed

Senior Recruiter

Can't find your fit?

We get new jobs every day. Send us your resume and we'll let you know when we have the right opportunity for you.

Send Us Your Resume