AT&T Network Architect (Government) in Arlington, Virginia

Minimum of 12 years

  • 5+ years primary role operating, troubleshooting, installing network routers and switches

  • 5+ years primary role designing, architecting routed and switched networks

  • 2+ years as senior or lead network architect in multi-tenant network

  • 5+ years DoD environment


  • at least two nationally recognized certifications for senior network administrators/engineers/architects

  • IAT Level III in accordance with DoD 8570.01-M


Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems or Engineering; Master’s degree preferred


  • Ability to analyze requirements; plan and develop technical solutions and frameworks; develop test and implementation plans, analyze and evaluate networks,

  • Use of current and emergent network design principles and protocols

  • Experience with network virtualization technologies and vendors

  • Experience with multi-tenant network architectures

  • Experience with specific designing and modernize a complex network to separate control from data planes.

  • Familiarity with a width variety network routing and switching equipment devices from multiple vendors

  • Scripting languages such as Pearl, Python.

  • Awareness of DoD JIE-JRSS architecture, and design experience for a DoD network within the last 3 years.

Required Clearance: Active or current Top Secret clearance, SCI eligible, adjudicated through DoD Central Adjudicative Facility (CAF).

AT&T is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and we are committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V