Network Engineer, Senior - 35372 in San Antonio, TX at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 2/27/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

With more than 80 years of experience engineering science and technology solutions to support national security, Alion supports clients with big ideas and real solutions.

Position Description

Working as part of the Engineering and Architecture Team for the development, testing and sustainment of an Air Force Weapon System and the components / sensors in a SAFe Agile environment.  Will work closely with the System Integration Lab (SIL) engineers, as well as developers, and testers to complete Product Increments on the program.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Experience with TCP/IP
  • Experience with CISCO and Dell switches and routers
  • Experience engineering, implementing, and managing VPNs, and firewalls
  • Experience designing, implementing, and testing networking solutions on hardware and software defined networking solutions
  • Experience working with stakeholders to analyze network requirements
  • Experience applying NIST standards and STIGs to secure network configurations
  • Familiarization with engineering and implementing network solutions for cloud and hybrid applications
  • Familiar with Linux (RHEL) and Windows Server 2008/2012/2016/2019
  • Familiar with out-of-band management for network devises and servers
  • Clearance:  Top Secret with SCI Eligibility
  • Certification: CCNP (or equivalent)
  • Certification 8570/8140 IAT II (required within 6 months)

Desired :

  • BS 5-7 Years, MS 3-5, (or equivalent work experience)
  • CCNP - Routing and Switching
  • CCNP - Security
  • SANS Certifications
  • Experience with COTS or open source Network Security Monitoring Solutions or the Air Force's Cyber Vulnerability and Hunt Weapons System
  • Experience engineering and implementing networks to support Vdi environments
  • Experience with VMWare (vSphere, ESXi, vCenter, Vdi)
  • Familiarization with Jira, Confluence, Bro/Zeek, Suricata, and Moloch
  • Familiarization with Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) and Scrum


  • Certification 8570/8140 IAT II (required within 6 months)
  • Certification: CCNP (or equivalent)

In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for applicable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience





Security Clearance: Top Secret/Sensitive Comp Info

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