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Network Engineer

Company: In-Q-Tel
Location: Arlington
Posted on: May 15, 2022

Job Description:

In-Q-TelIn-Q-Tel is an Affirmative Action Employer who values diversity in the workplace. EOE/M/F/disability/vetsNetwork EngineerUS-VA-ArlingtonJob ID: 2022-1239Type: Regular Full-Time# of Openings: 1Category: Information TechnologyIn-Q-TelOverviewThe Network Operations Engineer works with the other members of the NetOps Team to provide and secure: compute, storage, connectivity, and automation for the organization. Push enterprise posture always towards modern tech, leveraging portfolio company technology where possible/appropriate. Implement CI/CD wherever possible and advocate the easy path for other teams to do so where viable.Responsibilities

  • Ability to engineer and manage fault tolerant and high-performance application hosting architectures
  • Strong Linux skills
  • Strong application debugging skills (databases, web servers, application servers)
  • Tenacity to deploy legacy enterprise COTS products as workloads on modern infrastructure
  • Fundamental understanding of development practices and common languages and how they are compiled/deployed
    • Familiarity with common web frameworks
    • Automates processes and applications wherever possible
      • Thorough understanding of CI/CD strategies
      • Supports and enables automated application and unit testing
      • Facilitates automated deployments
      • Deploys and manages infrastructure management technologies such as Terraform and Packer
      • Strong cloud architecture and policy skills: AWS, Azure
        • Designs and manages policies, configurations, application stack architectures
        • Advises on best practices; consumes requirements and needs and advises on best fit for deployments
        • Ability to securely implement and support API and data-first interconnectivity between SAAS providers
        • Strong containerization skills, including docker and interconnected applications.
        • Ability to test applications and systems for general security controls and vulnerabilities
        • Ability to design and manage OS and application configuration management stacks, such as Ansible
        • Educates staff and advocates usage of modern practices and technology wherever possibleQualifications
          • 5+ years of technical/hands on:
            • Linux/UNIX fluency
            • Basic shell scripting, log review, and debugging capabilities
            • Understanding of network topologies and interconnectivity patterns
            • Awareness of routing protocols and troubleshooting techniques
            • Understanding of VPN implementations and technologies
            • Understanding of wireless technologies and implementations
            • Basic knowledge of hunting and security testing
              • Understanding of git and version control fundamentals and familiarity with day to day usage (branching, creating merge requests)
              • Comfortable with designing, setting up, and managing compute abstraction systems: virtualization, containers, and cloud orchestration
              • Comfortable with configuration management and policy layers (Ansible, Terraform)
              • Communication and direction:
                • Excellent written and verbal communication
                • Customer service-oriented attitude and outlook
                • Aspires to learn and improve one's skills
                • Ability to demonstrate technology clearly, and teach others how to use it
                • Prefers automation and repeatable consistency over bespoke IT creations To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.PI175426039

Keywords: In-Q-Tel, Arlington , Network Engineer, Engineering , Arlington, Virginia

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