The MITRE Corporation Network Engineer in Bedford, Massachusetts
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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.
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
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