Network Engineer

Columbia, MD
Network Engineer – 0005-0009 /
Full-time /
About ARSIEM Corporation

At ARSIEM Corporation we are committed to fostering a proven and trusted partnership with our government clients.  We provide support to multiple agencies across the United States Government.  ARSIEM has an experienced workforce of qualified professionals committed to providing the best possible support.

As demand increases, ARSIEM continues to provide reliable and cutting-edge technical solutions at the best value to our clients.  That means a career packed with opportunities to grow and the ability to have an impact on every client you work with. 

ARSIEM is currently looking for a Network Engineer. This position will support one of our Government clients in Columbia, MD.


    • Performs network services from network design through implementation, maintenance, and upgrading of existing networks. 
    • Analyzes design, specifications, and related documents. 
    • Performs general AN/CAN/WAN administration.
    • Schedules conversions and cutovers. 
    • Coordinates with responsible users and sites to resolve network or system incidents. 
    • Translates business requirements into telecommunications (e.g., LAN, CAN, WAN, Voice, and Video) requirements, designs and orders. 
    • Performs engineering analysis of telecommunications alternatives to support strategic modernization efforts and telecommunications enhancement design for medium and large-scale telecommunication infrastructures. 
    • Assists telecommunications end users, operations personnel, and strategic program management with network interfaces.

Minimum Qualifications

    • Eight (8) years of relevant professional experience providing Network Engineering support is required. 
    • A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in System Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management, or a related discipline is required. 
    • A Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Assurance, Information Security Systems Engineering, or a related discipline from an accredited college or university may be substituted for two (2) years of experience, thereby reducing the total years of experience to six (6). 
    • Five (5) additional years of relevant experience providing Network Engineering support may be substituted for a Bachelor's degree. 
    • Certifications: An Information Assurance Technical (IAT) level II baseline certification as defined by DoD 8570.01-M is required. 

Required Capabilities

    • Provide input to the organization's network and mission architecture design.
    • Reports any known or suspected COMSEC incidents immediately.
    • Perform configuration, test, deployment, and maintenance of all network equipment.
    • Validate new and existing dataflow and data formats.
    • Manage assigned tasks and guide junior Network Engineers.
    • Oversee the support of all network equipment. 
    • Configure and optimize the network to connect various front-end and back-end components.
    • Minimize network latency and maximize data throughput through design analysis and network performance monitoring tools.
    • Develop algorithms used in modules or incorporated into models associated with the research and development of technologies and systems. 
    • Ensure that all material received is inspected for evidence of tampering and, if any is found, submit a report of the suspected physical incident immediately.
    • Configure and maintain the organization's network diagrams and accreditations. 
    • Integrate hardware and software to satisfy ISO 9000 requirements and other DoD/IC regulations.
    • Design, integrate, test, and deploy solutions to established network issues.  Optimize end-to­ end system performance and dataflow management. 
    • Coordinate with appropriate dataflow organizations and end-customer recipients, follow-on data repositories, and tasking organizations and mitigate potential adverse impacts on the system-wide dataflow.
    • Implement specific network solutions to support server requirements to include load-balancing, VPNs, firewall contexts, Traffic Shaping Voice over IP (VoIP), GRE Tunneling, IP Security (IPSec), IP Encryption, Media over IP (MoIP), and network address translation (NAT). 
    • Coordinate with the system engineering and dataflow efforts to ensure proper mission operations to minimize downtime. 
    • Design solutions, integrate, configure, deploy, test, and provide ongoing maintenance for numerous types of network devices, interfaces, and methodologies.
    • Gather needed data to specify system/component performance and interface requirements.
Clearance Requirement: This position requires an active TS/SCI with a polygraph. You must be a US Citizen for consideration.
Candidate Referral: Do you know someone who would be GREAT at this role? If you do, ARSIEM has a way for you to earn a bonus through our referral program for persons presenting NEW (not in our resume database) candidates who are successfully placed on one of our projects. The bonus for this position is $5,000, and the referrer is eligible to receive the sum for any applicant we place within 12 months of referral. The bonus is paid after the referred employee reaches 6 months of employment.

ARSIEM is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age, or any other federally protected class.