We are seeking a highly motivated Network Engineer to assist in analyzing the development and potential applications of emerging network technologies and driving the network strategy for the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA). This role will be critical in ensuring the successful delivery of projects and programs, ultimately supporting the warfighter.
Key Tasks and Responsibilities
Work with DISA and industry personnel to review and develop a comprehensive understanding of network services and solutions.
Conduct research and analysis of emerging network technologies, including artificial intelligence, machine learning, blockchain, and software-defined networking (SDN).
Evaluate the impact of new technologies on our network architecture and develop recommendations for adoption.
Partner with stakeholders to understand their networking needs and requirements.
Stay up to date with the latest trends and best practices in network security and compliance.
Initiate, coordinate, and monitor technical and functional activities, including strategic planning, program analysis, quality assurance, configuration management, workflow management, and productivity assessment.
Attend program reviews, integrated process teams, and general outreach activities to promote DISA initiatives and obtain Combatant Command (COCOM) or other partner participation.
Provide technical support for pathfinders, proofs-of-concept, and prototypes in various areas.
Develop specific program and individual project-level management activities, process improvement recommendations, technology evaluation plans, procedures, metrics, and associated documentation.
Generate reports, compose memos, transcribe notes, research topics, and create presentations.
Education & Experience
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field is desired.
Strong knowledge and experience with emerging cybersecurity technologies.
Proven ability to analyze technology, create reports, and deliver briefings.
Excellent communication and presentation skills, comfortable with public speaking.
Self-motivated and collaborative, with a track record of delivering results promptly.
DoD 8570 IAT Level II and industry certifications may be required
DoD Secret, Top Secret, or SCI clearance may be required
Other (Travel, Work Environment, DoD 8570 Requirements, Administrative Notes, etc.)
Hybrid work may be authorized
Computer World Services is an affirmative action and equal employment opportunity employer. Current employees and/or qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by local, state, or federal laws, rules, or regulations.
Computer World Services is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. As part of this commitment, Computer World Services will ensure that individuals with disabilities (IWD) are provided reasonable accommodations. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact Aaron McClellan in Human Resources at