Senior IT Operations Engineer
Bethesda, MD 
Posted 12 days ago
Job Description


Decypher is seeking Senior IT Operations Engineer candidates to support the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division (NSWCCD) in West Bethesda, MD. This position leads, coordinates, communicates, integrates and is accountable for the overall success of the program, ensuring alignment with critical agency priorities. US Citizenship and active TOP SECRET clearance required.

About Decypher

Decypher is a leading integrator of professional, technology, and management solutions and services. We provide our services globally to Federal, Commercial, Local and State clients. Our employees are our most valuable asset and play an integral role in the success of Decypher and our clients. Working at Decypher is not a job, but a career where your talent and energy is respected, and you can personally make a difference. Decypher invites you to join our professional team. Decypher is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to diversifying its workforce (M/F/D/V).

Required Education

Bachelor's or higher degree from an accredited college/university, in computer engineering, software engineering, computer science, business or information technology.

Required Certification

One of the following DoD IAM III 8570.01 baseline certifications:

  • ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
  • (ISC) Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • GIAC Security Leadership (GSLC)
  • EC-Council Certified Chief Information Security Officer (CCISO)

Additional Required Certification / Training

Any Microsoft Operating System training OR certification.

Required Experience

Shall possess seven years of combined experience in computer and network project management to support Local Area Networks and systems which include network switches and routers; Ethernet (10BaseT and Gigabit); Fiber Optics; wireless networking; cloud services and networking; firewalls; client/host configurations; and Windows/Linux servers trouble shooting, testing and repair. Personnel shall demonstrate experience in all of the following areas:

  • Planning and directing tasks;
  • Determining resource requirements and costs;
  • Preparing schedules;
  • Assigning work to subordinates;
  • Monitoring progress of tasks and preparing progress reports;
  • Reviewing products before they are delivered;
  • Communicating with all levels of management orally and in writing;
  • Management of network designs, installations, implementation of standards, and conversion and migration methodologies to enhance network technologies;
  • Resolving complex problems that impact system availability; and
  • Monitoring network performance and recommending improvements.

Required Clearance

  • US Citizenship and active TOP SECRET clearance required.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
7+ years
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