Network Engineer - Senior

Clearance Requirement
TS/SCI with FS Poly


Vykin Corporation is currently looking for an experienced TS/SCI FSP cleared Senior Network Engineer to join our team in Chantilly, VA.  We are a small defense contracting company that is veteran owned servicing the US Department of Defense.  The successful candidate will receive competitive wages, health plans and the opportunity to join a small company that still believes every employee counts.


  • Design, install, configure and support the customer’s data communications systems.
  • Assist in the transition from IPv4 to IPv6 networks.
  • Maintain network hardware and software, as well as monitor the network to ensure network availability to all system users.
  • Perform necessary maintenance to support network availability.
  • May support the design, design documentation, factory testing and network integration of IP/MPLS based LAN/WAN network infrastructure.
  • General tasks include developing new network designs, assessing network management architecture, documenting architecture, developing test plans, and conducting testing efforts.
  • Responsible for installations, upgrades, support and problem resolution for mainly Linux based operating systems.



  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related  OR equivalent years of related experience
  • Minimum of eight (8) years of experience in Network Engineering to include:
    • Demonstrated experience transitioning large networks from IPv4 to IPv6;
    • Demonstrated experience architecting new network designs;
    • Minimum of six (6) years of hands on experience configuring VMWare;
    • Minimum of two (2) years of roven experience with software defined networks;
    • Minimum of one (1) year of proven MPLS experience
    • Proven experience coding in scripting languages (Bash, Python, and/or PowerShell);
    • Knowledge of and experience with networking and network protocols (e.g. TCP/IP, routing, firewalls, SSH, VPNs)
  • An Active in-scope TS/SCI security clearance with Full Scope Polygraph (FSP)


  • 10+ years' experince in Network Engineering
  • CCNA certification (or higher)

Working Conditions

The work is typically performed in an office environment, which requires normal safety precautions; work may require some physical effort in the handling of light materials, boxes or equipment.  The work location is a government facility located on a military installation in Chantilly, VA supporting a DoD customer.  The successful applicant will be working for and reporting directly to the prime contractor or the DoD customer as appropriate.  


The above job description is not intended to be, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with this job.

Requests for reasonable accommodations will be considered to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the principal (essential) functions of this job.


Vykin Corporation is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and strives to comply with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination based on race, color, creed, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, marital status, HIV-positive status, as well as any other category protected by federal, state, or local laws. All such discrimination is unlawful and all persons involved in the operations of the company are prohibited from engaging in this type of conduct.


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