Ashburn Consulting, a Small Business based in the Washington, DC
metropolitan area, specializes in providing network and network
security solutions in complex environments to a select set of
government and business clients. The company, an established leader
in its field, is composed of an elite team of engineers and
business consultants, each of whom is recognized —and highly
regarded—within the network and security communities.
Job Description Senior Network Engineer will provide
professional network engineering services including discovery,
design, integration planning, deployment and troubleshooting
of the client’s enterprise network. This individual will be
working with a team to support operations and ensure the services
to the enterprise network are not impacted. The individual
will need to communicate solutions to leadership and be able to
explain the pros and cons of a given solution from a technical and
business aspect. The individual must be able to work under pressure
and be able to prioritize demand, based on outage impact or
project impact to the client. This is a hands-on engineering
position that will support all critical areas on the enterprise
network include the MPLS L3PN backbone, data centers, Internet edge
and DMZs, Cloud connectivity, etc.
Qualifications A minimum of 8+ years of experience in the IT
Network Engineer Field.
A strong understanding of data communications required.
Experience with MPLS and DWDM required.
Proficient with Cisco routers and switching including: IOS,
Strong knowledge of routing protocols (BGP, EIGRP, OSPF).
Experience with Cisco & Palo Alto Firewalls, F5 load-balancers,
SolarWinds, VPN and Cloud connectivity preferred.
Strong communication skills, and the ability to communicate
difficult concepts and the associated security challenges and
provide solutions to mitigate them.
Must have Visio experience and ability to discover and document
As-built network diagrams.
Additional Information Must be able to pass a background
Strong communication skills and the ability to communicate
difficult concepts, associated challenges and provide solutions to
Minimum 4 year college degree in related field, or related
Consulting experience is preferred
Must be able to pass a background clearance investigation.
Must have a U.S. Citizenship.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled. An Equal
Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, or protected veteran status