Senior Network Engineer - F5 - Bluecoat

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Network Engineering
Annapolis Junction, Maryland

REQ#: RQ63618

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

Eagle Alliance is currently hiring for a Senior F5/Bluecoat Network Engineer to support our client in Annapolis Junction, MD

The Senior F5/Bluecoat Network Engineer brings specialized skills and focuses on technical aspects of vendor data center network architecture and operations. The engineer will work daily alongside engineering staff at site to become thoroughly familiar with unique processes and requirements relative to the DoD specific configurations and challenges.  Engineer will assist in the overall performance, deployment, and maintenance of global data center network environment.  Engineer will work alongside of fellow engineering team members to mentor, knowledge share, and develop new DCN solutions.


  • Active TS/SCI with a current polygraph required
  • 5 years’ experience plus bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of experience and education
  • Experience supporting F5 and Bluecoat products
  • Security+ certification required; acceptable: CCNA Security
  • Network experience with TCP/IP, PCAP, Layer 2/3 networking, SSL, HTTP
  • Fluency with the following tools: Fluke, Wireshark, Gigamon, Riverbed, HPNA, Netbrain
  • Familiarity with STE/STN and CCRI compliance
  • Experience in troubleshooting web proxy and application delivery issues
  • Experience communicating and collaborating in a team setting
  • Experience in designing/deploying/implementing web protections, proxy, and application delivery solutions
  • Ability to act in a client/customer-facing capacity
  • Experience working in cloud (private/hybrid) environments, especially Azure
  • Hours: 40hrs/wk / On-call

Typical Resident Engineer activities include:

  • Analyzing network configurations
  • Assisting with network inventory tracking and management to support the network
  • Reviews PCAP data for network troubleshooting and optimization
  • Troubleshooting the network and supporting operations
  • Developing network and equipment operating procedures
  • Evaluating technical specifications for interoperability
  • Perform Service benchmarking
  • Assisting in the ongoing definition of Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for the network and services.
  • Design/implement/migrate new application delivery solutions and web technologies
  • Collaborate w/project manager and frameworks to coordinate/maintain schedule
  • Keep project stakeholders abreast of updates and issues
  • Cultivate industry/solution provider certifications as needed
  • Perform regular system maintenance in support of IAVA vulnerabilities/CCRI compliance/code upgrades 


We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.