SRA International, Inc., A CSRA Company DPOC Tier 3 Network Engineer in Langley AFB, Virginia

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

Top Secret w/SCI eligibility

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

Top Secret SCI


No Suitability Required

Job Family:

Information Technology

Job Description:

Join CSRA and be a part of the team of men and women that solve some of the world’s most complex technical challenges. We are seeking a Network Engineer to join our team at Langley, AFB.

Serves as a Network Engineer for the 480th Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance (ISR) Wing Security Office and the Distributed Common Ground System (DCGS) Processing, Exploitation, Dissemination (PED) Operations Center (DPOC).

The Engineer is responsible for the management, performance and upkeep of all wide area network, and campus area network services to include routers, switches, crypto, multiplexing components, network services, and other functions inherent to network management. The candidate is also responsible for the daily management of all networking devices within the DCGS Architecture.

In addition, the Engineer:

  • Provides level 2 troubleshooting and help desk support of the DCGS network at the core and remote locations.

  • Completely understands the PEDS Architecture and security issues within.

  • Acts as an Operations Engineer capable of working with outside agencies to resolve network related issues.

  • Works with DPOC Tier III staff on optimizing CAN routers, switches and cryptographic devices, providing recommendations for improvements to the DCGS Network.

  • Manages and operates software applications at all sites required to conduct network management of the DPA

  • Responds to hardware and software problems related to DPA equipment

  • Works with DPOC operations staff to optimize CAN routers, switches, and cryptographic devices and provides recommendations for improvements to the AF DCGS network in support of existing and new ISR sensors and capabilities

  • Installs CAN equipment at new sites, maintains documentation and drawings of all DPA architectures

  • Advises the 480 ISR WG, AF DCGS program office, and other organizations desiring connectivity to DPA to establish robust system engineering and practical integration solutions

  • Reviews all integration efforts to ensure engineering rigor and security practices are maintained across the DPA and advises government leadership regarding any possible risks/concerns

  • Processes and implements all network service requests (NSR) and implements all security approved ports and services requests (PSR) any changes and modifications to the AF DCGS weapon system

  • Reviews requirements provided by the AF DCGS Program Office to determine bandwidth, performance, and Controlled Interface (CI) settings for establishing network configuration baselines and provides input back to COR or designated representative


  • 6+ Years of network engineering and integration experience

  • Top Secret / Sensitive Compartmentalized Information (TS/SCI)

  • Certifications: Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) and CompTIA Security Preferred

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • Certifications: Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

  • A working knowledge of AF DCGS and AF ISR operations is desired

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Scheduled Weekly Hours:


T elecommuting Options:

Telecommuting Not Allowed

Work Location:

USA VA Langley AFB - Langley AFB (VAC065)

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CSRA is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.


CSRA is tomorrow’s thinking, today. To “Think Next. Now.” is to imagine a better future and to deliver it, today. For our customers, our partners, and ultimately, all the people our mission touches, CSRA is realizing the promise of technology to change the world through next-generation thinking and meaningful results.

We understand that our customers' missions require new methods and imaginative thinking. We bring together government IT professionals, emerging technologies, and the brightest, cutting-edge advisors in the industry to deliver a broad range of innovative, next-generation IT solutions and professional services to help our customers modernize their legacy systems, protect their networks and assets, and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of mission-critical functions for our warfighters and our citizens.

Everywhere you look, CSRA is there. We’re in our nation’s infrastructure, in training and education, in cyber security, in serving veterans who served us—and, so much more. Take some time to learn more about CSRA. You might be surprised to learn how we touch your life.

We are a company of 18,000+ smart, talented individuals, yet we enjoy a start-up culture that inspires us to make a difference while delivering results in this rapidly evolving world. Join our team and use your skills and expertise to support the safety, security, health and well-being of the nation.