Network Engineer Jobs in Newport News, VA

Design and build networks. Network engineers (or network architects) work with a wide range of network sizes and types, including local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), and intranets. This career requires strong knowledge of a company’s business plans when designing the system’s layout and ensuring the network is situated to best meet the organization’s goals. They are also responsible for establishing what hardware is needed and determining how it will be placed around the logical network, including offsite locations.

Network engineers manage previously established networks as well, though this consumes significantly less of their time than planning new ones.  When flaws in the security system are discovered, they employ patches and other remedial measures to repair these weaknesses. Additionally, they use data regarding current traffic to predict whether any changes will be necessary to maintain functionality.

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Entrust Solutions - Norfolk, VA (17 miles from Newport News, VA)
Entrust Government Solutions has an immediate career opportunity for a Network Engineer to join our Government solutions team in Norfolk, VA....
2 days ago
Faneuil - Hampton, VA (3 miles from Newport News, VA)
Provides technical guidance to Service and Support staff, Application Development staff or less experienced network engineers. Adhere to company guidelines and procedures....
Remote Work
3 days ago
Softpros, Inc. - Portsmouth, VA (17 miles from Newport News, VA)
As a systems administrator on our project, you’ll provide technical planning, design, development, testing, implementation, and management of new technology, as well as perform the technical...
4 days ago
Leidos - Norfolk, VA (17 miles from Newport News, VA)
Works as an Operations-focused Network Engineer on a team responsible for BAN/LAN/WAN Network Operations, troubleshooting, repair, installation, cabling, configuration, implementation, and integration...
4 days ago
Hampton Roads Transit - Norfolk, VA (17 miles from Newport News, VA)
Network Engineer is at the forefront of deploying and supporting new technologies at HRT....
5 days ago
IAP - Newport News, VA
system Provides functional and empirical analysis related to the design, development, and implementation of hardware and software operating systems for the organization's products Identifies system...
5 days ago
Alion Science and Technology - Norfolk, VA (17 miles from Newport News, VA)
Summary Responsible for daily administration of a network/server environment. Installs, configures, and maintains system software. Monitors network performance, troubleshoots issues and deploys...
7 days ago
Alion Science and Technology - Norfolk, VA (17 miles from Newport News, VA)
Education and Experience: Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems or related discipline....
8 days ago
Compugain Corporation - Hampton, VA (3 miles from Newport News, VA)
Please enter a location. --> Search Terms: Junior Network Engineer Edit Skill: LAN,WAN,CISCO FIREWALLS,CISCO,ALCATEL Hampton, VA Search Terms Please enter a search term....
9 days ago
General Dynamics - Fort Eustis, VA (7 miles from Newport News, VA)
Responsibilities for this Position Location: USA VA Fort Eustis Full Part/Time: Full time Job Req: RQ80266 Type of Requisition: Pipeline Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Secret Clearance...
10 days ago
Amentum - Suffolk, VA (12 miles from Newport News, VA)
This DISN Infrastructure Services (DISN-IS) Liaison position is located on the Department of Defense Suffolk Complex, Suffolk, Virginia. Due to COVID-19 this position will telework until Amentum...
10 days ago
Ferguson - Newport News, VA
We are looking for a Junior Network Engineer level individual that will be a SME for our Network Operations Center and liaison for the Engineering team....
Remote Work
10 days ago
General Dynamics Information Technology - Newport News, VA
Responsibilities The Client/Server Network Architect shall have experience in analyzing, designing and troubleshooting automated information systems, network infrastructures, and enterprise...
10 days ago
TSG Federal - Hampton, VA (3 miles from Newport News, VA)
SENIOR NETWORK SPECIALIST SENIOR NETWORK SPECIALIST The Select Group is looking for a Senior Network Specialist/Administrator to fill an immediate opening with one of our government clients in...
10 days ago
Leidos - Norfolk, VA (17 miles from Newport News, VA)
Description Job Description: Leidos is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the Next Generation Enterprise Network-Recompete (NGEN-R) Contract. This is an eight-year, $7.7 billion contract...
10 days ago

Demographic Data for Newport News, VA

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Network Engineer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Hands-On Labs in Google Cloud for Networking Engineers
Networking is a principal theme of cloud computing. It's the underlying structure of Google Cloud, and it's what connects all your resources and services to one another. In this series of hands-on...

Security Engineer

Youll master the foundational skills necessary to become a successful Security Engineer. This program will focus on how to protect a companys computer systems, networks, applications and...

Numerical Methods for Engineers
Numerical Methods for Engineers covers the most important numerical methods that an engineer should know. We derive basic algorithms in root finding, matrix algebra, integration and interpolation,...

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Salary for Network Engineer Jobs in Newport News, VA

This is the average annual salary for Network Engineer jobs in Newport News, VA as reported by the BLS.


Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Network Engineers in Newport News, VA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (42.0%)
  • Master's Degree (20.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.1%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.7%)
  • High School or GED (5.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.4%)
  • Some College (1.1%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Network Engineers in Newport News, VA
  • 4-6 years (30.7%)
  • 1-2 years (23.0%)
  • 6-8 years (15.9%)
  • 2-4 years (13.1%)
  • Less than 1 year (13.1%)
  • 8-10 years (4.0%)
  • 10+ years (0.3%)

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