Sr. Network Engineer - 3684

MSI is seeking a senior-level Network Engineer to support our government client in Washington, DC. 
Using a wide range of experience is responsible for translating the client's business requirements into specific systems, applications or process designs for very large complex IT solutions and delivering innovative business consulting, business process design, systems integration, and application design. Works on complex issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors. Exercises judgment in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results while translating the needs of the business.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or a related field and/or 6-10 years of equivalent experience in sales engineering, systems engineering (networking services, telephony, IP networking equipment), and/or sales.
  • Strong Network Security Skills including Firewall, AVMS, IDS/IPS and Cyber Defense tactics.
  • Strong knowledge of VOIP solutions.
  • Strong knowledge of internetworking designs and their applications, to include IP sub-netting and complex routing techniques on LAN/WAN networks, IP Telephony, Security, network diversity applications and other technical skills documented above.
  • Business and technical requirements discovery; ability to craft a solution based on those requirements.
  • Strong written/verbal communication skills and presentation skills as well as strong project management skills.
  • Customer premises communication (data, video, voice) equipment from major vendors
  • TDM, SONET and Ethernet technologies and products.
  • Data center infrastructure and networking.
  • Working knowledge of NIST 800 Series, building network and cloud security solutions governed by FISMA & FedRAMP standards.
  • Consultative selling and customer questioning techniques in order identify new opportunities, sell within in existing accounts and maintain the role of trusted advisor to both the customer and sales team.
  • Effective presentation, analytical, communications and customer relationship skills.
  • Proficiency with MS Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Visio.
  • Applicant must have relevant experience supporting federal contract vehicles such as Schedule 70, Networx, or having performed work for the upcoming IDIQ, EIS, is a must.
  • Applicant must have a strong writing background and will be asked to provide previous customer-facing documentation.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in the federal space is strongly preferred.
  • Experience searching and selling for additional opportunities once introduced to a customer.
  • Industry leading certifications preferred (Cisco, Juniper and others).
  • Industry certifications for Security CISSP, SANS, GIAC, etc., are preferred.