IT Network Engineer*

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Job Title:  IT Network Engineer*

Job Location: Qatar

Security Clearance: Active, in-scope US Government issued Secret clearance

Due to the nature of the work and contract requirements, US Citizenship required.

Job Responsibilities:

Trace Systems is seeking an experienced IT Network Engineer to support our on-site team based in Qatar. This role will support WAN (e.g., Serial Circuit, Internet Protocol (IP), etc.) transport engineering, installation, and troubleshooting support.

Tasks include:

  • Install and modify new and existing WAN transport systems as directed by the Government.
  • Perform monitoring and troubleshooting of WAN transport, as specified in the TO.
  • Provide analysis and recommendations to optimize WAN transport networks.
  • Establish testing and remote monitoring procedures to ensure reliable operation of WAN transport in theater.
  • Perform Tests and Acceptance (T&A) of new Technical Control and Wideband Facilities (TCF) equipment per Government-Furnished Information (GFI) criteria.
  • Conduct circuit, trunk, or link engineering necessary to establish or modify services.
  • Conduct transmission, voice, data, message, and video network engineering.
  • Process Requests for Service (RFSs) for circuits, trunks, and links.
  • Support circuit actions
    • Communicate and coordinate requests for service.
    • Review service requests and service orders to ensure accurate circuit actions resulting from service re-quests.
    • Report circuit and system activations and deactivations through DISA channels.
    • Maintain circuit records.
  • Manage and implement network changes.
  • Develop documentation and schedules in support of the planning, analysis, development of telecommunications and IT networks and systems, as required.
  • Coordinate network issues within the Government staff and with outside US Military agencies 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum of ten (10) years of “hands on” work experience in support of communications electronic systems or equipment.
  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience in Military Communication Systems
  • Must have the technical knowledge to solve complex problems, understand the interrelationships of circuits, understands Internet Protocol (IP) routing and architecture design and be able to exercise independent judgment in performing tasks.
  • Minimum of six (6) years of engineering experience in the following areas:
    • Information Technology
    • IP Network Design and Architecture Development
    • Tech Control
    • VTC
  • Active, in-scope US Government issued Secret clearance

  • Due to the nature of the work and contract requirements, US Citizenship required.


  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical/Electronics/Computer Engineering 


Certification Requirements:

The following current certifications are required:

  • Current DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification
  • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) or equivalent experience

Trace Systems

Trace Systems, headquartered in Vienna, Virginia, was founded to support and defend our nation's security interests at home and abroad–– whenever and wherever. We provide cybersecurity, intelligence, communications, networking and information technology services, systems, and solutions to the United States Department of Defense, Intelligence Community and Department of Homeland Security.


To Apply: We invite you to put your talents to work by joining a growing team of dynamic professionals here at Trace Systems! Be part of a culture at our leading edge company where you can achieve great things while fostering a satisfying and rewarding career progression. Please apply directly through the website at:      #jointracesystems


Trace Systems is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age (40 or older), genetic information, disability or veteran status. 


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