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Network Engineer

Job Tracking ID:  KTTS-19-018
Location:   Lanham, MD
Job Type:  Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated:  December 05, 2018
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Job Description:

Kratos is a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment that is team oriented and relationship driven to foster innovation and creativity. Our motto, "From Strength to Success," reflects our commitment to continually leveraging our technical and intellectual strengths for the ultimate success of our customers.

Kratos is seeking a Network Engineer candidate for our Federal Software Engineering team. The position includes support of dynamic, fast-paced projects that span all phases of the software development lifecycle, including design, development, test, and customer support. As part of a small team, this engineer will design network configurations, support network/OS/software installation upgrades, perform network/OS/software troubleshooting, monitor and improve network performance, support network/OS security implementation and improvements, and system documentation updates. The candidate will work closely with system and hardware engineers, developers, test, and on-site user support personnel to support system updates, analyze and resolve system issues, and ensure project objectives are met.         

This candidate must be self-motivated, be a self-learner, and able to work within a dynamic schedule.  Candidate must be able to organize & report status of tasks being worked.  Candidate must be able to effectively document software installation and system administration procedures.  Candidate must show ability to effectively communicate with various team members, as well as communicate with vendor support.

Experience and Skills:


-Bachelor's degree in Network Engineering, Information Systems or equivalent.

-Minimum of 4 years technical/network experience.


Preferred experience:

-Technical experience with network design and implementation.

-Working knowledge of Cisco network devices, virtual networks, VMWare virtual machines, administration and configuration of Windows Active Directory with integrated DNS server and domain policies.

-Strong background with Windows servers & workstations, Linux, Solaris, clustering technologies, and relational database management.

-Candidate should also have experience with monitoring and engineering backup routines as well as the utilization of storage technologies and appliances.

-Candidate should be comfortable with the utilization of scripting to automate system admin tasks (i.e., Unix Shell, Windows batch) as well as overall commercial software integration.

-Knowledge of DISA cybersecurity guidelines, system security, controls and accreditation process is a plus.

-Experience in real-time command and control systems is highly desired. 

Prior knowledge and experience with the CCS-C system is a plus.

-Position located in Lanham, MD.

U.S. Citizenship and the ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. Government Security Clearance is required.
Kratos Federal offers challenging work, an excellent environment, & great benefits! Kratos Federal is an affirmative action / equal opportunity employer that recognizes the importance of diversity. We are committed to maintaining an inclusive environment and strongly encourage minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. Please, no phone calls, agencies or recruiters.



Additional Information:
Job Level:   Mid Career (2+ years)
Number of Openings:   1
Years of Experience:  
Level of Education:   BA/BS
Starting Date :   ASAP