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Network Engineer
Ballston, VA

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Job Description

Vaxcom Services, Inc.

Vaxcom Services Inc. (an Xator Corporation National Security Solutions Company) is a niche provider of intelligence related support services. We are recognized experts in Intelligence Community with subject matter expertise in the areas of Technical/IT Services, Operations, and Intelligence Services.

Clearance Requirement:

Active secret clearance is required.

Network Engineer Ballston, VA

Vaxcom is currently hiring Network Engineers.


Leading and collaborating with Agile Scrum as capabilities are aligned to the operational Sustainment Environment and the associated 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.


Must have 8 years of professional experience with a Bachelor's degree in Systems Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science or a related discipline.

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 Government Risk Management Framework.

Experience assessing user and stakeholder feedback, assessing requirements, developing solutions, and leading design reviews.

Experience managing multiple teams and projects of variable sizes and providing technical direction for the development, engineering, integration and testing of all Infrastructure system components.

Experience and/or familiarity with Agile development methodologies (SAFe, Scrum, Kanban) and software and system lifecycle methodologies, (e.g ISO, CMMI, ITIL).

Desired Skills:

DoD 8570.1 IAT Level III certification preferred (Security + or CISSP certification).

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 capacity planning and modeling in alignment with security controls and RMF implementation.

Technical understanding of cybersecurity attack techniques and associated mitigation techniques.

Experience with Earned Value Management (EVM).

For additional information about Vaxcom Services Inc., Xator Corporation or the position, please email John at

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