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Network Engineer

Intelligent Waves LLC

This is a Full-time position in Chantilly, VA posted February 5, 2021.


Intelligent Waves, a rapidly growing Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB), has an immediate need for a Network Engineer to support our mission critical work for our DOD Contract

Position Overview:

The Network Engineer is the primary focal point of the Program/Project existing and future efforts. This person act as the primary Program/Project resource capturing and communicating the overall use of the various technologies and program capabilities and ensures that INFOSEC and COMSEC security requirements for the network are adhered and followed. Responsible for performing moderately complex network designs; performing upgrades to limited segments of the network, and performing routine network operations and maintenance (O&M).

Responsibilities not limited to the following:
  • Performs moderately complex O&M activities. Utilize network analysis tools to identify performance problems in the network. Incumbents follow troubleshooting procedures for restoring the network to optimal performance levels.
  • Assist senior technical staff in preparing troubleshooting procedures for restoring the network to optimal performance levels.
  • Ensure changes are made using an approval process agreed to in advance.
  • In coordination with staff management to ensure compliance with all applicable Agency, requirements for managing IT engineering projects.
  • Plans network configurations for integration into the network, using knowledge of the performance characteristics of the systems being added to the network and the specifications for network interfaces to insure effective integration and optimal network performance.
  • Leads special projects or investigations into specific technology or solution issues and to shepherd research and piloting of new capabilities with project engineers and/or partner organizations as required.
  • Reviews user requests for upgrades or additions to the network to assess impact on network performance and provides advice and guidance on the most practical technical approach to meeting user requirements.
  • Plans upgrades to existing network configurations, using knowledge of the performance characteristics of the systems being upgraded and the specifications for network interfaces to insure effective integration and optimal network performance.

Location & Travel: This Network Engineer position is in Chantilly, VA.

Security Clearance: This Network Engineer position must be a United States Citizen and possess a Top-Secret Clearance with SCI.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or a scientific or technical discipline with ability to substitute for years and certifications.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Ability to draft requirements documents, correspondence and procedures in accordance with policies.
  • Ability to provide basic explanation of technical procedures and processes clearly and accurately to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Ability to utilize basic network analysis tools to resolve routine network performance problems.
  • Ability to work in a team environment. Good interpersonal skills to resolve problems in a professional manner.
  • Problem Solving — identifying problems and reviewing known implement solutions.
  • Project planning and management skills, including scope of work, time estimation, and resource assignment.
  • Strong analytical and conceptual skills; ability to create original concepts/theories for various projects.
  • Strong interpersonal skills to resolve problems in a professional manner, lead working groups, negotiate and create consensus.
  • Working knowledge of the CIO’s policies and procedures relating to the design, upgrading, and operating and maintaining their network.
  • Working knowledge of their Communications and Information Security policies and practices.
  • Working knowledge of theory and practice underlying satellite and LAN/WAN network operations.

Personal Attributes:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work as part of a diverse team
  • Ability to communicate with senior military leaders and civilian government officials
  • Strong problem solving and creative skills and the ability to exercise sound judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analyses
  • High-level of integrity and dependability with a strong sense of urgency and mission focus
  • Ability to work multiple projects and rapidly integrate and support new customers/environments


  • Frequently required to stand, walk and sit
  • Frequently required to utilize hand and finger dexterity
  • Occasionally required to climb, balance, bend, stoop, kneel or crawl
  • Frequently required to talk or hear
  • While performing the duties of this job, the noise level in the work environment is usually moderate – standard office environment
  • The employee must occasionally lift and /or move more than 10 pounds
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include depth perception and ability to adjust focus
  • Additional remarks regarding work environment: None
  • Specialized equipment, machines, or vehicles used: Office Equipment

Since 2006, Intelligent Waves has remained committed to providing quality engineering, operations, and intelligence solutions to our clients and it all starts with YOU. Intelligent Waves provides a great and generous benefits package to include medical, dental and vision, paid PTO and holiday leave and life & disability packages. We also invest in our employees’ futures by providing a contribution with vesting starting from DAY 1, technical training, tuition bonuses, and much, much more.

Clearance Statement: Applicants selected for this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Only US citizens are eligible for a security clearance. For this position, Intelligent Waves will consider only applicants with security clearances or applicants who are eligible for security clearances.

Intelligent Waves LLC is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing equal opportunity to all applicants and employees in full compliance with all applicable state and federal laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of race, color, age, gender, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation and gender identity protected veteran status and individuals with disabilities, or any other class protected by applicable state or federal law.

A Veteran Friendly Organization

Contract Status: Immediate Hire Category: Engineering Telecommute: false Travel: None Employment Type: Regular Full-Time

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