Network Engineer

Centurion Consulting Group

Network Engineer Remote

Key Required Skills:

Python, Perl, F5 Load Balancer Configuration/Administration

Position Description:

  • Research, design and implement security solutions for network infrastructure
  • Engineer network solutions for new & existing systems.
  • Provide day-to-day network engineering and operations support
  • Work with advanced technical principles, theories, and concepts.
  • Challenge with working on complex technical problems and providing innovative solutions.
  • Work with highly experienced and technical resources.
  • All other duties as assigned or directed.

Skills Requirements:

Basic Qualifications:

  •  7 years of experience with designing, configuring, managing, maintaining, and troubleshooting network switching and routing protocols in a large enterprise network (5000+ nodes).
  • 7 years of experience with configuring and managing Load Balancers, switches, routers, firewalls
  • 7 years of experience with Network Monitoring/IPAM (i.e., SolarWinds, NetFlow)
  • 7 years of physical communication troubleshooting skills using cabling and signaling analyzer, packet capture and analysis
  • 5 years of experience and knowledge of Cisco IOS and Cisco Nexus Operating systems
  •  years of experience with WAN Optimization using Riverbed and trace tools like Wireshark
  • 3 years of experience with a high-level scripting language such as Python or Perl
  • 3 years of experience with Gigamon
  • Advanced experience with architecting, designing, deploying, and operating network elements such as DNS/IPAM; Firewalls; Network Access Control Solutions (NAC); load balancing; DDoS mitigation, tapping/sniffing infrastructures; and NTP
  • Advanced WAN, LAN, TCP/IP, VPN, Ethernet Skills
  • Extensive EIGRP, BGP4, RIP, VPLS, MPLS and OSPF Routing Protocol knowledge
  • Active Cisco CCNP (or higher) certification

Require Skills:

  • Experience with IPv6 (SLAAC and DHCPv6)
  • Experience with Dynatrace
  • Experience configuring Zero Trust networks
  • Solid understanding of internetworking: security, routing, switching, SAN and application networking
  • Experience with Microsoft Server and Linux Administration
  • Expertise in the Linux command-line environment.
  • Experience with server hardware to include Dell, HP, or Cisco UCS
  • Experience with virtualization solutions (i.e., VMWare).
  • Experience documenting network information including of all switching and routing equipment, connected IP-addressable devices and cabling interconnects
  • Ability to produce operational documentation using industry best practices in technical writing.
  • Experience in using MS Visio, Project. 

Desired Skills:

  • Active Cisco CCIE, CCNP certification
  • Knowledge, skills and abilities creating and managing automation scripts to manage Network as a Service (Software Defined Networking (SDN), Load Balancers, firewalls, etc.
  • Experience developing best practice project plans, engineering scripts, and documentation for network performance management.
  • Prior Federal government experience
  • Self-starter, highly motivated individual who adapts and isn’t afraid to volunteer in a dynamic work environment
  • Strong attention to detail with an ability to operate effectively across multiple priorities
  • Knowledge of relational databases and ability to construct and debug SQL queries


  • Typically requires BS degree and 12 years of prior relevant experience or master’s with 10 years of prior relevant experience.
  • Must be able to obtain a Public Trust 

Position Details: 

Clearance: Ability to Obtain a Public Trust

US Citizenship or Authorization to work in US is required

Travel: < 10% (CONUS)

Centurion Consulting Group, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer EOE M/F/D/V

No third parties or subcontractors

Tagged as: Network Engineer