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Staff Network Engineer

Company: Mandiant
Location: Reston
Posted on: May 12, 2022

Job Description:

Company Description

Since 2004, Mandiant has been a trusted partner to security-conscious organizations. Effective security is based on the right combination of expertise, intelligence, and adaptive technology, and the Mandiant Advantage SaaS platform scales decades of frontline experience and industry-leading threat intelligence to deliver a range of dynamic cyber defense solutions. Mandiant's approach helps organizations develop more effective and efficient cyber security programs and instills---confidence in their readiness to defend against and respond to cyber threats.

Job Description

Mandiant's Enterprise Technology Services (ETS) provides Information Technology services for the entire enterprise. The Network Engineering and Operations team provides global networking services for ETS across all clouds, data centers, offices, and remote workers. These network services are critical to the success of the Mandiant products and solutions. As and NRE you will be expected to work with deploy and manage the below technologies with the ability to be able to automate and streamline processes and deployments as opportunities become available.

The Network Engineering and Operations team is seeking an experienced Network Reliability Engineer (NRE) with deep experience across various networking technologies and tooling The NRE is responsible for assisting in the operational and deployment of all network infrastructure combining the tasks of a software engineer with a network engineering skill set to deliver key projects and networking solutions across the globe for Mandiant. A successful candidate will have a solid understanding of network operational tasks, such as device upgrades, audits, change requests, and incident handling - then develop solutions that automate and scale operations to eliminate toil; automate troubleshooting, configurations, and upgrades; engineer reliability; and increase network agility. If you're interested in joining a world class networking team that is on the bleeding edge of network reliability engineering - this is the opportunity for you.

What You Will Do:

Assist in operational aspects of the team's daily workload

Assist in ongoing datacenter migrations

Assist in new network deployments across all technologies when needed

Deploy and maintain DDI infrastructure globally

Be a part of continuous improvements efforts to help develop SOT and integrate with CMDB

Maintain existing tool sets and develop automation strategy to maintain cohesive set from our SOT

Develop network automation and orchestration to scale business solutions

Automate network workflows

Build and deploy the network through a DevNetOps pipeline

Act as an escalation point for network team

Represent network team for local office needs



Deep experience with the following network technologies:

SDWAN and routing protocols BGP and OSPF

Data Center spine-leaf networking VXLAN and EVPN Technologies

Public cloud connectivity such as Direct Connect, Transit Gateway, and Express Route using Megaport and Packet Fabric SDN

Industry leading firewalls, routers, and Switches

Panorama and PaloAlto Firewall experience a plus

Juniper Mist deployment and operational experience

AVI and F5 LTM and GTM experience

Experience with networking tools that do the following:

Network telemetry, monitoring, and logging

Network performance engineering

IP Address Management

Network Management

DNS and DHCP deployments using BlueCat or Infoblox a plus

Competent in the use of Cisco ISE building NAC frameworks for the entire organization

Network Reliability Engineering experience with the following:

Orchestrated Configuration Management



Ansible, Python, Terraform, Jenkins

Additional Qualifications:

Network, cloud, and/or security certifications a plus

Effective communications and working with various teams and stakeholders

You must be able to work with a high-level problem and be able to successfully break it down into manageable deliverables to meet project deadlines.

Take ownership of responsibilities and be able to work as a cohesive team to solve issues and seek every opportunity to automate and innovate

Effectively develop documentation and keep it maintained

Effectively communicate and present to Senior Management and Leadership

Strong time management skills to balance workload

Additional Information

As a U.S. federal contractor, Mandiant has adopted a COVID-19 Vaccination Policy to comply with our obligations under applicable laws and requirements. This position may be covered under Mandiant's COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, as required in order to support federal contracts, access company offices and/or attend in-person meetings and work events. If covered under this policy, proof of vaccination against COVID-19 may be required as a condition of hire. At Mandiant we are committed to our #OneTeam approach combining diversity, collaboration, and excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

Keywords: Mandiant, Reston , Staff Network Engineer, Engineering , Reston, Virginia

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