Network/Systems Engineer

Novel Applications of Vital Information - Dulles, VA (30+ days ago)


Residency Status: ALL CANDIDATES MUST BE A U.S. CITIZENS

Clearance: Active Top Secret Clearance with a SSBI within the last 5 years, (TS/SCI Preferred)

Time Type: Full-Time

Relocation Fees: No

Company Overview:
Novel Applications of Vital Information Inc. (Novel Applications) is a premier technology services company that provides solutions in the areas of Cyber Security, Information Management, Systems Integration. Novel Applications is a business that combines experience, creativity, flexibility, pragmatism, and cost-effective solutions in order to deliver measurable business value to our clients.

Headquartered in Springfield, Virginia, Novel Applications employs engineers, analysts, IT specialists and other professionals who strive to be the best at everything they do.

Novel Applications is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.

Job Description:
NAOVI is seeking development-focused Network Engineers to support the design, development, and deployment of a new DevOps infrastructure and advanced cybersecurity capabilities.

Collaborating within Agile Scrum teams as a key contributor responsible for the design and implementation of advanced cybersecurity capabilities, including the selection of hardware and software and the design of infrastructure services required to enable the cybersecurity capabilities.
Maintaining current knowledge of hardware and software applications
Conducting trade studies, to determine possible system (hardware, software, architecture) improvements.
Developing high quality technical documentation, including user guides, test plans, and contract deliverable items and supporting product line training.

Required Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in Systems Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science, or a related discipline or equivalent experience.
DoD 8570.1 IAT Level 2 certification or the ability to obtain certification within three months of employment.
Must have strong Infrastructure Engineering experience including Windows and Linux operating systems, VMware, TCP/IP networking, encryption, firewalls, IDS/IPS, host-based security, DNS, Directory Services, Storage, Cloud-based environments (AWS, OpenStack), and SNMP-based network management.
Experience and/or familiarity with the Risk Management Framework (RMF) and risk assessments.
ALL CANDIDATES MUST BE U.S. CITIZENS AND MUST HAVE AN ACTIVE TOP SECRET CLEARANCE WITH A SSBI WITHIN THE LAST 5 YEARS (TS/SCI Preferred)

Desired Qualifications:
DoD 8570.1 IAT Level III certification preferred.
Infrastructure-related certifications preferred such as Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), VMware, AWS Solutions Architect, AWS Certified DevOps Engineer, Cloud Essentials.
Experience with network infrastructure troubleshooting tools .
Technical understanding of cybersecurity attack techniques and associated mitigation techniques.
Experience and/or familiarity with DevOps, Continuous Development/Continuous Integration concepts, and tools such as Docker, Jenkins, Rational Team Concert, JIRA, Git, Chef, Ansible, and Puppet.
Experience with Earned Value Management (EVM).
Certifications related to Agile development and Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) such as Scrum Master, Product Owner, SAFe Agilist (SA), SAFe Practitioner (SP) or SAFe Program Consultant (SPC).

Multiple Openings:
Must have 6 years of professional experience or 4 years with a Master’s degree or 2 years with PhD in a related discipline.
Must have 8 years of professional experience or 6 years with a Master’s degree or 4 years with PhD in a related discipline.