Sr Network Engineer #3625


  • DE-BW-Stuttgart
  • Information Technology
  • Secret
  • On-site only
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GovCIO is currently hiring for a Network Engineer to support DoD organizations and USAFRICOM. This position will be located in Stuttgart Germany and will be an onsite only position.


Gathers information concerning the capabilities of Company products; investigates the technical capabilities of Company products and competing equipment and/or solutions; stays abreast of developments in hardware and software. Generates quantifiable requirements based on customer description, system planning and design, and ensures requirements comply through formal verification methods. Translates high level product development strategies into network and system requirement specifications and works with other engineering disciplines to develop lower level detailed implementation requirements. Establishes and coordinates development of standards, practices, and procedures as related to the network and system development. Designs interfaces and brings network and system elements together so they work as a whole. Assesses performance using evaluation criteria and technical performance measures. Customer liaison and support for business development activities and to understand and shape requirements.

  • Coordinates the planning, design, and installation of equipment, using knowledge of engineering and programming as well as sophisticated instruments and computers
  • Participates in system conceptual design and documentation of the design concepts.
  • Installs all new hardware, systems, and software for networks.
  • Designs, creates, and builds network services, equipment and devices.
  • Generates system level requirements verification procedures and customer acceptance test procedures.
  • Monitors system performance and implements performance tuning.
  • Reviews test plans/procedures and ensures they meet the objectives of the contractual requirements and participates in the testing process to validate requirements.
  • Network Design and Implementation:

    • Design, implement, and maintain scalable and secure network infrastructure.
    • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand business requirements and design network solutions accordingly.
    • Deploy and configure network hardware, including routers, switches, firewalls, and wireless access points.

    Network Security:

    • Implement and maintain network security protocols to protect against unauthorized access and security breaches.
    • Monitor network traffic for suspicious activities and implement security measures to safeguard data.
    • Stay current on industry best practices and emerging security threats.

    Network Troubleshooting and Optimization:

    • Diagnose and resolve network issues, including connectivity, performance, and reliability problems.
    • Conduct regular network performance assessments and implement optimization strategies.
    • Collaborate with vendors and support teams to troubleshoot and resolve complex network problems.

    Documentation and Reporting:

    • Maintain accurate and up-to-date documentation of network configurations, diagrams, and processes.
    • Generate regular reports on network performance, security incidents, and capacity planning.
    • Provide clear and concise documentation for network troubleshooting and resolution procedures.

    Network Monitoring and Management:

    • Implement and maintain network monitoring tools to proactively identify and address potential issues.
    • Respond to alerts and incidents in a timely manner to minimize downtime.
    • Perform routine network audits to ensure compliance with industry standards and company policies.

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Bachelor's with 12+ years (or commensurate experience)

Required Skills and Experience

  • BA/BS + 7 years recent specialized or AA/AS + 9 years recent specialized or a major cert + 11 years recent specialized or 13 years of recent specialized experience
  • DOD 8570 IAT 3 compliance.
  • Active Secret Clearence (no waiver) and ability acquire TS/SCI clearance.
  • Proven experience as a Network Engineer or a similar role.
  • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) or equivalent certifications.
  • In-depth knowledge of networking protocols, technologies, and security best practices.
  • Proficiency in configuring and managing routers, switches, firewalls, and wireless networks.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
  • TESA eligibility
  • Clearance Required: Secre

Preferred Skills and Experience




Company Overview

GovCIO is a team of transformers--people who are passionate about transforming government IT. Every day, we make a positive impact by delivering innovative IT services and solutions that improve how government agencies operate and serve our citizens.

But we can't do it alone. We need great people to help us do great things - for our customers, our culture, and our ability to attract other great people. We are changing the face of government IT and building a workforce that fuels this mission. Are you ready to be a transformer?

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. EOE, including disability/vets.


Posted Pay Range


The posted pay range, if referenced, reflects the range expected for this position at the commencement of employment, however, base pay offered may vary depending on multiple individualized factors, including market location, job-related knowledge, skills, education, experience, and internal equity. The total compensation package for this position may also include other compensation elements, to be discussed during the hiring process. If hired, employee will be in an “at-will position” and the GovCIO reserves the right to modify base salary (as well as any other discretionary payment or compensation program) at any time, including for reasons related to individual performance, GovCIO or individual department/team performance, and market factors.

Pay range: $140,000 - $160,000 Annually

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