Dogwood Management Partners, LLC



Arlington, VA


   Dogwood Management Partners is seeking an experienced and certified Network Engineer with demonstrated Enterprise Network design ability and experience building and maintaining Wireless networks. Position requires excellent presentation and communication skills including high-level communications with the customer and technical communications with peers. This position will lead the discussion on technical networking engineering matters and help define strategic engineering direction.

   This is a long term position onsite in Arlington, VA. Candidates must have at least an active secret clearance and ability to clear a top secret background investigation. Offering an excellent salary or hourly rate to the selected candidate.

US Citizens Only
No Third Parties
MUST have at least an active Secret Clearance


• Comfortable in both Enterprise network design and hands-on device configuration.
• Must be proficient in supporting wireless technology including management and delivery (Including but not limited to AP’s, controllers and management software).
• Analyzes VLAN, routing, IP addressing and sub-netting.
• Analyzes and designs dynamic routing including EIGRP and BGP.
• Provides Tier 4 escalation support for the dedicated Network Team.
• Designs and configures LAN/WAN/MAN communications and network hardware including Cisco routers and switches.
• Comfortable with Visio and documentation tasks.
• Assesses functional requirements and derives detailed network designs that meet the connectivity and cyber security needs of the government.
• Routinely provides support and high-level briefings to the customer.
• Uses network monitoring tools to identify problems or help customers requiring assistance with network hardware, software, or inquiries.
• Provides problem determination/resolution based upon personal experience, expert opinion and standard operating procedures, including immediate resolution where possible.
• Works with other network technologists that are involved in network monitoring and maintenance, configuration management, and customer support.
• Documents and proposes solutions for network problems and work with appropriate personnel to achieve resolution.
• Comfortable with a dynamically routed world-wide Enterprise network.

Requirements / Level of Experience
• 5 years of network experience.
• Strong understanding of inter-networking technologies including VLAN, STP, BGP , EIGRP, DMVPN, VRF, and VPN.
• Enterprise Wireless Networking design and build experience is a must.
• Cisco CCNA or CCNP.
• Active security clearance of Secret or above.

Additional “Preferred” skills
• Top Secret clearance
• AWS experience
• Cisco VOIP experience

   Must have an active Secret clearance.

   Dogwood has been consulting on Cyber Security and related IT services for commercial clients and federal agencies since 2001. We owe our success to the professionals we have been fortunate enough to hire and retain to perform to the standards set forth by leadership within our commercial clients and the federal government. For this reason, we seek only those candidates with the highest ethical standards who meet the experience requirements for the security obligations we have been entrusted with.

   Within your application or in a separate attachment, please provide a few bullet points that briefly state your applicable experience from the job description above as well as any other information that you feel may be pertinent to the responsibilities of this key role. Candidates who meet this request will receive full consideration. All responses will be held in confidence. Dogwood Management Partners, Inc is an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, Veterans, Service Disabled Veterans, and those with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

   Please apply to with an updated resume and use “1584 Sr. Network Eng. 3” in the subject line.

All resumes we receive, will be held in the strictest confidence.  We never share your resume with anyone without discussing it with you first.  Our ethics statement.

Dogwood Partners, Dogwood Services & Dogwood Technologies are equal opportunity employers. Minorities, disabled persons, veterans and disabled veterans are especially encouraged to apply.