Parsons Corporation Senior Network Engineer (NW/Firewall) in Fort Meade, Maryland

Senior Network Engineer (NW/Firewall)


Fort Meade, Maryland, United States

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Candidate will be responsible for updating, modifying and maintaining multiple LAN networks consisting of mostly Cisco Catalyst Layer 3 switches. The candidate will be expected to ensure STIG compliance and provide recommendations for improving the security of the architecture. Candidate will also be expected to support the Palo Alto firewalls on these networks to include application level inspection.


  • Eight years of experience; 2 years of leadership (bachelor's degree can be applied for 4 years credit; master's degree can be applied for 6 years credit)

  • Buildmaintain and improve multiple networks of a diverse nature to includePalo-Alto, Cisco, and Brocade network devices

  • Expertisewith routing protocols specifically OSPF

  • Expertisewith GRE and IPSEC tunneling protocols and practices

  • CCNA



  • Experience with next generation Application layer firewalls, Palo Alto ispreferred


Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide. For more about Parsons, visit and follow us on Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn , and .

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.