Network Engineer

RL Controls, LLC - Woburn, MA


RL Controls delivers solutions for the transit industry that can efficiently address a range of IT needs – from communications, to data center, to cloud and managed services. Since 1992, RL Controls has grown from providing technology maintenance services to our current standing as one of the leading transit engineered communications solutions provider. We have aligned with many of today’s global technology leaders. In this role you will be involved with design, analyze, troubleshoot, and repair activities. The level of complexity is high, given the equipment, various network protocols, and engineering designs. You will interface with and engage field and network teams, both inside RL Controls and externally.

We're a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving the transits industry’s most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, designers, field technicians, installers, program teams and support staff work tirelessly to create innovative solutions.

Our commitment to our employees is to create a work environment that encourages creativity, an entrepreneurial spirit, fosters growth through certification and hands-on training, values a team-oriented culture and rewards based on impact!


Network Engineer

As a RL Controls Network Engineer, you will play an integral position within our network design team. This will involve assisting in a variety of essential job functions that include the designing, implementing and supporting network infrastructure and services for Cisco, Ciena, Siemens and other vendor equipment.


  • Extensive Network Security engineering & implementation experience
  • Experience in the engineering, implementation, and support of Cisco Security solutions
  • Cisco Identity Service Engine (ISE) knowledge & experience, including implementation design, configuration, and deployment
  • Strong Cisco ASA Firewalls knowledge & experience
  • Cisco Security Manger knowledge and experience
  • 4+ years of experience with Cisco Network equipment (i.e. Routers, Switches, etc.)
  • Experience with Security Protocols (e.g. IPSEC / SSL-VPN / NAT / GRE)
  • Experience with provisioning, slotting and repairing SONET, OTN, SDH, CPA, PIP, EVPL, Ethernet and TDM technologies.
  • Experience with analytical and GUIs applications for Ciena, Siemens, Nortel, Ericsson and other vendor equipment.
  • Experience running intrusive circuit tests. I.E. BERT / RFC.
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule, including nights and weekends as necessary.
  • Experience with selection, design, implementation and support of enterprise network systems and diagnostic tools
  • Three or more years of experience of the above
  • Legally authorized to work in the US without sponsorship

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way transit industry leverages communication networks.

We offer an energetic work environment, competitive pay rate, medical benefits, and 401K retirement savings.


Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

RLC is an EEO Employer and uses E-Verify.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Cisco Network equipment: 4 years (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)


  • Woburn, MA (Required)


  • English (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Other types of insurance
  • Retirement benefits or accounts