Senior Network Engineer – Network Security

Centurion Consulting Group

Senior Network Engineer – Network Security Germantown, MD

We are hiring a Senior Network Engineer – Network Security for a full time opportunity in Germantown, MD.


  • Provide technical support to manage large service provider network
  • Install, configure, maintain network services, equipment and devices
  • Documents network problems and resolution for future reference
  • Provide clear technical documentation and written procedures to ensure other members of the support organization can assist in monitoring, troubleshooting and changing complex customer environments
  • Runs network applications testing, and may also include running performance tests
  • Requires monitoring and troubleshooting of platform and OS based problems, network infrastructure and connectivity issues.
  • Provide escalation support for other support organizations
  • Willing to be part of the on-call rotation and able to work as a part of the overnight shift on a regular basis.

Basic Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree in Network Security, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical field
  • 5+ years of experience in Network Engineering

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Masters degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering
  • Technical knowledge of common routing protocols (OSPF, ISIS, BGP etc), IPv6, VPN etc across a large network
  • Professional level of hand-on experiencing with networking hardware (eg. Cisco, Juniper, Fortinet, F5, Mellanox etc)
  • Strong & solid understanding of the software-defined networking (SDN) ecosystem
  • Knowledgeable in configuration management tools such as Ansible and proven experience with PERL or Python to support developing scripts
  • Experience with Cloud Computing platforms (e.g. Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Compute Engine) is a plus
  • Good knowledge of data communication concepts and technologies is required
  • Good customer service and communications skills (written and oral) are required
  • Adaptable and willing to learn new technologies.
  • Must have the ability to effectively multi-task
  • Knowledge of Cisco ACI/APIC, VMWare products is a plus
  • Certifications like CCNP or JNCIP is desired
  • Will be eligible for discretionary bonus, with funding based on company performance

Position Details

Clearance: N/A

US Citizenship or Authorization to work in US required

Travel: < 10% (CONUS)

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

No third parties or subcontractors

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