AT&T Senior Network Engineer (Government) in Columbia, Maryland


  • Establishes networking solutions by providing support in the areas of network design, engineering, and implementation of network systems.

  • Develops network architectures to support customer enterprise environments as well as development lab environments.

  • Analyzes short term and long term capacity needs for network infrastructure. Conduct network architecture design, feasibility and cost studies.

  • Maximizes network performance by monitoring performance; troubleshooting network problems and outages; scheduling upgrades; collaborating with others on network optimization.

  • Researches, evaluates, tests, recommends, communicates and implements new security software or devices.

  • Designs, tests and implements large scale solutions to provide network security services to multiple customer enterprise environments.

  • Develops network solutions to support system reliability, management, data integrity and performance.

  • Evaluates new and emerging technologies for addition to existing network systems.

  • Provide support to Tier 1-3 staff in resolving escalated issues of production systems.

This position will include hands-on network equipment performance testing studies in a lab environments to validate network designs prior to deployment.

  • Experienced network professional.

  • Minimum 7 years of experience in network engineering, concept development and systems architecture definition.

  • Experienced with designing large scale network topologies and configurations. Significant hands on experience designing and deploying Cisco and Juniper based networked.

  • Experience with the logical and physical functional, operational, and technical architecture of large and complex information systems.

  • Must have strong hands-on troubleshooting skills with the Cisco/Juniper enterprise class routers and switch product lines. Cisco CCNP or comparable level certification from Juniper or Cisco.

  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college or university is required.

Required Clearance: Active TS/SCI

Desired: Other certifications including SECURITY+, CCIE, etc.

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