Network Systems Engineer Jobs in Fort Belvoir, VA at Octo Consulting Group

Title: Network Systems Engineer

Company: Octo Consulting Group

Location: Fort Belvoir, VA

Salary: $80K – $100K*

Category: Technical Services

Job Description

Job Description


Octo Consulting Group is seeking a Network Systems Engineer to join our growing team. The position will provide engineering and project management support to a major U.S. Army enterprise network transformation program as it delivers the full spectrum of network and IT services to the Army to modernize and upgrade the IT infrastructure at multiple Army installations throughout the United States. The candidate will manage various tasks in support of the program’s mission, to include collaborating with senior government officials and project managers.


We were founded as a fresh alternative in the Government Consulting Community and are dedicated to the belief that results are a product of analytical thinking, agile design principles and that solutions are built in collaboration with, not for, our customers. This mantra drives us to succeed and act as true partners in advancing our client’s missions.

Program Mission…

The Program enables the Warfighter through information technology, infrastructure modernization, and life cycle management of the Army’s CONUS Installation Campus Area (Voice, Video & Data) Networks, and strategic Command Centers across the Army. It provides a robust and scaleable networked information infrastructure that allows migration to a network-centric, knowledge-based operation, and enhances connectivity between forward deployed forces with CONUS installation infrastructure. It is a part of the joint effort to improve and protect Land War Net (LWN) by enhancing the infrastructure for better efficiency and effectiveness of the network and Army interoperability across the Department of Defense.

Skills & Requirements

What we’d like to see…

Provide assessments of infrastructure modernization project costs, design concepts, and design changes.

Evaluate/document design specifications, installation instructions, and other infrastructure/system related information.

Verify stability, interoperability, portability, security, and scalability of system architecture.

Collaborate with other engineers to select appropriate design solutions or ensure a compatible of infrastructure/system components (i.e., COT integration).

Evaluate current or emerging technologies to consider factors such as cost, portability, compatibility, or usability.

Provide technical guidance/support for developing or troubleshooting systems.

Identify information communications technology (ICT) infrastructure components required to meet requirements and ensure secured systems. Analyze the integration and operation of complete ICT infrastructure components and systems.

Investigate system components suitability for specified purposes and make recommendations regarding component use.

Conduct site surveys to document existing IT capabilities, to include voice, data, and video.

Plan or execute the installation, upgrade, and/or tech refresh of infrastructure components.

Develop system integration implementation plans. Design, conduct, or review hardware or software tests.

Establish standards to ensure operational requirements, quality requirements, and design constraints are addressed.

Evaluate existing infrastructure to determine effectiveness and suggest changes to meet requirements.

Communicate project information through presentations, technical reports, or white papers.

Analyze or predict system performance under different operating conditions.

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