SRA International, Inc., A CSRA Company Sr. Trusted Internet Connection Network Engineer in Bethesda, Maryland

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

Public Trust

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

No Active Clearance Required


Public Trust

Job Family:

Information Technology

Job Description:

You will be responsible for providing in-depth design and analysis of a nationwide MPLS network supporting over 70,000 users in multiple agencies. This work is in support of the NIH Center for Information Technology.

Job Functions and Responsibilities:

  • Analyze network performance and perform network planning

  • Analyze customer needs and generate technical requirements, using your expertise in Cisco routing and switching, troubleshooting and configuration of MPLS, BGP, OSPF, VPN and QOS

  • Identify technical problems and debug hardware and software related to Cisco carrier-class routing platforms

  • Provide network problem resolution and root-cause analysis

Required Qualifications and Skills:

  • BS and nine years related experience or a MS and seven years related experience or the equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • CCIE certification (written and lab). Without certification, you must have demonstrable expert-level design experience and be able to obtain the certification within first year of employment

  • Minimum of five years experience with MPLS and BGP

  • Knowledge of service provider or enterprise system architecture and the ability to independently troubleshoot complex routing issues

  • Minimum of five years experience with Cisco IOS-XR routers

  • Experience analyzing customer needs and generating technical design requirements in large scale networks

  • Ability to recreate customer problems in a lab environment, to assist in the isolation of issues and problem resolution

  • Proven incident management skills

Desired Qualifications and Skills:

  • Strong problem solving skills

Attributes for Success:

  • Ability to work under pressure

  • Good organizational and analytical skills

  • Good interpersonal skills

  • Good written and verbal communication skills

  • Comfortable communicating with both technical, managerial and executive staff

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision; no instruction on routine work and general instruction on new assignments


  • Ability to receive and maintain a US Public Trust

  • Must provide on call services at tier III level on a rotating basis (about one week every 6 weeks)

  • One day a week telecommuting may be permitted with approval

# of Openings:


Scheduled Weekly Hours:


T elecommuting Options:

Some Telecommuting Allowed

Work Location:

USA MD Bethesda - 6555 Rock Spring Dr (MDC003)

Additional Work Locations:

CSRA is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.


CSRA is tomorrow’s thinking, today. To “Think Next. Now.” is to imagine a better future and to deliver it, today. For our customers, our partners, and ultimately, all the people our mission touches, CSRA is realizing the promise of technology to change the world through next-generation thinking and meaningful results.

We understand that our customers' missions require new methods and imaginative thinking. We bring together government IT professionals, emerging technologies, and the brightest, cutting-edge advisors in the industry to deliver a broad range of innovative, next-generation IT solutions and professional services to help our customers modernize their legacy systems, protect their networks and assets, and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of mission-critical functions for our warfighters and our citizens.

Everywhere you look, CSRA is there. We’re in our nation’s infrastructure, in training and education, in cyber security, in serving veterans who served us—and, so much more. Take some time to learn more about CSRA. You might be surprised to learn how we touch your life.

We are a company of 18,000+ smart, talented individuals, yet we enjoy a start-up culture that inspires us to make a difference while delivering results in this rapidly evolving world. Join our team and use your skills and expertise to support the safety, security, health and well-being of the nation.