CACI International Senior Network Infrastructure Design Engineer in Springfield, Virginia

Job Description

Team CACI has an exciting and challenging opportunity available for a Senior Network Infrastructure Design Engineer supporting an Intelligence Community customer’s wide-area (WAN), local-area (LAN) and campus-area (CAN) across multiple security domains. The engineer will advise and support the current and future design, integration and implementation of pathways, spaces, fiber- and copper-based distribution systems, wireless-based systems and infrastructure for the customer in accordance with Industry and Department of Defense Policies and Standards.

What You’ll Get to Do:


  • Identify, design, integrate and implement telecommunications and data technology for integration into the existing enterprise architecture for voice, data, electronic safety & security,project management and audio & video technologies, voice, video and data cable network distribution systems.

  • Design, integration and installation of pathways, spaces, fiber- and copper-based distribution systems, wireless-based systems and infrastructure

  • Perform calculations, equipment specifications, on new and existing system designs / layouts, and provide recommendations.

  • Assist with execution of supporting documentation of all network plant cabling configuration upgrades, additions or revisions before implementation

  • Develop strategies for integrating new and existing network infrastructure into the Enterprise architecture.

  • Design, solution and document structured cabling systems, network outside plant, wireless electronic safety & security design, and in Building Automation Systems (BAS)

  • Perform Quality Assurance and Quality Control reviews of structured cabling for new and existing architecture.

  • Support front-end engineering and design of architectural telecommunications design.

  • Possess in-depth product and application knowledge of passive and active infrastructure supporting Wide-Area-Networks, Loca-Area-Networks, power, cooling and BAS.

  • Work to be performed in accordance with industry and Department of Defense standards, policies and procedures.

  • Attend customer technical exchange meetings.

  • Travel to secondary sites as required performing network design assessments, infrastructure maintenance and upgrades.

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:


  • Bachelors Degree and/or comparable experience required in an approved technical field of study or have achieved two or more approved Industry Certifications

Required Certifications:

  • Registered Communication Distribution Designer (RCDD)

Required Skills:

  • Demonstrated understanding of Unified Facilities Criteria (UFC) system which provides planning, design, construction, sustainment, restoration, and modernization criteria, applicable to Department of Defense Agencies

  • Ability to work independently with little direction and guidance

  • Strong written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Security Clearance: active TS/SCI with ability to obtain CI polygraph.

  • Experience:

  • 8+ years information and communication design experience with exposure to facility design within the last 5 years is required


  • Up to 10% of the time

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Registered Information Technology Professional (RITP) Certification

  • Network Technology Systems (NTS) Designer

  • ICT Design Fundamentals

  • Outside Plant (OSP) Designer

  • Masters of Science in approved technical field of study

What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.