Cyber Network Operations Engineer

Job Title
Cyber Network Operations Engineer
Job ID
Bellevue,  NE
Other Location

Thank you for your interest in Project Support Services Inc. Project Support Services Inc. is currently seeking a Cyber Network Operations Engineer. The candidates must be able to successfully complete a background investigation.  Successful candidates will be charged with performing the duties listed below individually and as part of a team.  

Project Support Services Inc. is a progressive Service-Disabled Veteran-owned business with the best interest of its employees and clients at the forefront of its platform.  
Project Support Services Inc. offers an excellent compensation package including competitive salaries, health care coverage (medical, dental, and vision), vacation, paid holidays, 401k retirement package, and more. Interested applicants should apply for this job using the directions listed in this application. Thank you! 

The Opportunity   

Our client is located in the Bellevue area of Nebraska. In this role, the Cyber Network Operations Engineer will support 24/7/365 network operations by operating, maintaining, defending, and coordinating fix actions within the USSTRATCOM Cyber Operations Center to maintain communications across multiple networks. The Cyber Network Operations Engineer will provide ongoing network support, address availability issues, overcome performance problems and provide overall level 2 support. The Cyber Network Operations Engineer will also install, maintain, and coordinate the use of network systems. It will be the responsibility of this role to evaluate hardware, software, and peripheral equipment for large, complex networks. This role will also be charged to manage network performance, diagnose performance problems, and undertake tuning activities to ensure network performance meets SLA requirements. The Cyber Network Operations Engineer will troubleshoot and resolve problems to ensure quality transmission service on the network, reports on overall network performance including frequent problems, underlying issues, and plans to improve network availability, performance, and problem resolution. This role will include the duty to train users, maintain, create and delete user accounts. The Cyber Network Operations Engineer will also maintain and update system security plans on all platforms, implement and coordinate network policies, procedures and standards and enforce network security procedures. The work environment has been defined as dynamic and fast-paced, requiring effective interactions and communications.   

Required Skills: 

  • When applicable, work rotating schedules and report to work during non-business hours for emergency situations 

  • Work independently for extended durations 

  • Continuously monitor several tools and report network incidents and threats in real-time 

  • Perform product evaluations and recommendations of products/services to improve network performance, redundancy, and resiliency 

  • Monitor environmental status of data centers and communication closets, utilizing various tools and methods such as Solarwinds, vRealize Operations Manager, and others 

  • Provide technical guidance for directing and monitoring information systems operations 

  • Perform advanced troubleshooting of network performance issues through analysis of network traffic 

  • Monitor and respond to complex technical control facility hardware and software problems. Interface with vendor support service groups to ensure proper escalation during outages or periods of degraded system performance 

  • Devise and direct routine testing and perform analysis of all elements of the network facilities (including power, software, communications machinery, lines, modems, and terminals) 

  • Demonstrate proficiency in utilizing software and hardware tools to identify and diagnose complex problems and factors affecting network performance 

  • Operate, maintain, and administer network components to meet operational, availability, and mission requirements 

  • Devise work instructions or standard operating procedures for newly installed or changed network systems 

  • Perform escort duties to sensitive areas and provide infrastructure support 

  • Complete electronic documentation of all work completed 




  • 1-4 years of network administration/engineering 

  • BS/BA in Cybersecurity, Computer systems, or related field 

Required Certifications: 

  • DoD 8570 CSSP Infrastructure Support (CEH, CySA+, GICSP, SSCP, CHFI, CFR, Cloud+, CND) within 150 days of hire 

  • Experience performing computer networking and cyber security defense functions 

  • Experience performing Threat Vulnerability, identifying, analyzing, and registering  

  • Experience with one or more of the following: Network Operations Center (NOC), Security Operations Center (SOC), or Government Operations Center (GOC) 

  • Experience with Telemetry 

  • Experience with one or more of the following: 

  • Experience with Critical Cyber Risk Assessments 

  • Experience with Threat Intelligence analysis and operations 

  • ServiceNow and/or Remedy platforms experience  

Desired Certifications: 

  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) 

  • Cisco Certified CyberOps Associate 

  • Cisco Certified Technician (CCT) – Data Center or Routing and Switching 

  • CompTIA Security+ 

  • CompTIA Network+ 


After submitting your resume, you will receive an e-mail acknowledging receipt of your resume. A Project Support Services Inc. representative will contact you if we determine your unique qualifications, skills, and experience are a match for our job needs. This process may take a few weeks, which we hope you will understand.  

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