The MITRE Corporation Network Engineer in Bedford, Massachusetts

Network Engineer

Description

Why choose between doing meaningful work and having a fulfilling life? At MITRE, you can have both. That's because MITRE people are committed to tackling our nation's toughest challenges—and we're committed to the long-term well-being of our employees. MITRE is different from most technology companies. We are a not-for-profit corporation chartered to work for the public interest, with no commercial conflicts to influence what we do. The R&D centers we operate for the government create lasting impact in fields as diverse as cybersecurity, healthcare, aviation, defense, and enterprise transformation. We're making a difference every day—working for a safer, healthier, and more secure nation and world. Our workplace reflects our values. We offer competitive benefits, exceptional professional development opportunities, and a culture of innovation that embraces diversity, inclusion, flexibility, collaboration, and career growth. If this sounds like the choice you want to make, then choose MITRE—and make a difference with us.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree in one of the following disciplines, Electrical, Computer or Systems Engineering. The candidate will possess demonstrated ability to provide deliverables or parts of deliverables to customers.

Required Skills:

Strong interest in networks, network security, and related technologies

  • Basic understanding of networks and fundamental layer 3 and 4 protocols (e.g. IP, TCP, UDP, etc)

  • Experience in programming methods/languages such as Shell Scripting, Perl, Python, Ruby, C/C , Java

  • Excellent analytical skills

  • Strong written and verbal communications skills

  • Preferred Qualifications:

  • Basic understanding of network protocols such as Domain Name Service (DNS), Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP), IP Routing (OSPF, EIGRP, BGP)

  • Understanding of common security capabilities such as firewalls, intrusion prevention systems, and full packet capture

  • Experience configuring IP routing protocols

Job Electrical Engineering

Primary Location United States-Massachusetts-Bedford

This requisition requires a clearance of Secret

Job Posting Sep 5, 2017, 12:04:35 PM

Req ID: 00047346