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Senior Network Engineer (TS/SCI w/ Polygraph)

Innovative Data Solutions LLC
Chantilly, VA
  • Expired: January 16, 2023. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Summary
We are seeking an experienced Senior Network Engineer to support an IC customer in Chantilly, VA. This role requires an active TS/SCI + CI POLYGRAPH, and will provide engineering support to multiple WAN connected sites, with data flows crossing various controlled interfaces, and will follow specific IT project management and engineering lifecycle processes. Engineers will be responsible for supporting their solutions throughout the IT project lifecycle, to include refining requirements, creating design documentation, creating installation instructions and deployment plans, and providing O&M support.

Project assignments will vary, and may include engineering geographically dispersed services, integrating services into public, private and hybrid cloud environments, engineering solutions to be deployed via automated CM tools, and hardening the solutions to address security and SCAP compliance.

  • Administer, operate, manage and maintain network components for on-premises and cloud-based virtualized systems
  • Design, develop, implement, and maintain (LAN, MAN, WAN, Wireless) network infrastructure
  • Determine network bandwidth needs and recommend measures to meet those requirements
  • Design, recommend and implement new solutions to improve the resilience of network operations
  • Conduct network modeling and analysis to construct a reliable, high-performance integrated network
  • Monitor network performance and troubleshoot problems and outages
  • Collaborate with network architects to optimize system performance
  • Engage in data network fault investigations
  • Secure network systems with policies that define and monitor access
  • Configure DNS servers and appliances

  • BA/BS Business Information Technology, BA/BS Computer Science, BA/BS Computer Engineering
  • Must have existing U.S. Government Top Secret / SCI clearance with CI
  • Must be willing to work on-site in Chantilly, VA

Benefits and Perks

  • Industry competitive salary well above market average
  • 401K plan with 4% company match, immediately fully vested
  • Referral bonuses up to $10,000

100% company-paid benefits
  • Cigna Open Access Plus $0 deductible Medical plan for employee + family
  • Vision and Dental plan for employee + family
  • Short Term Disability for employee
  • Long Term Disability for employee
  • Life Insurance for employee

Flexible Paid Time Off Policy
  • 180 hours (minimum) per year of PTO with additional time at manager discretion
  • 10+ Company Holidays per year
  • 6 weeks paid maternity and paternity leave
  • Flexible work environment to accommodate commuting, family and personal schedules

Career Growth
  • Company sponsored training and certifications
  • No questions asked professional/business/technical book reimbursement
  • Company paid training and conference attendance and travel expenses

Company Overview
Innovative Data Solutions (IDS) is a small business specializing in engineering and supporting mission critical IT infrastructure for the US Government Intelligence, Defense and Homeland Security communities.

Established in 2008, IDS has 14 years of experience delivering IT solutions to the Federal market. We're a small company of technology enthusiasts and we thrive on exceeding expectations. We specialize in Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure, Enterprise Storage, High Performance Computing, Cybersecurity and Data Analytics. Across these technology areas we provide full lifecycle services: strategy, design, implementation and operations.

IDS engineers are based in Washington, DC and St. Louis, MO and are experienced working with US Government installations across the US, Europe and Asia.

Innovative Data Solutions LLC


Chantilly, VA
20153 USA