Network Engineer (Engineer Network 3) - 19804

Date: Jul 9, 2024

Location: Newquay, Cornwall ENG, GBR, England, United Kingdom

Company: HII's Mission Technologies division

Requisition Number: 19804 

Required Travel: 0 - 10% 

Employment Type: Full Time/Salaried/Exempt

Anticipated Salary Range: $86,629.00 - $115,000.00 

Security Clearance: Top Secret  

Level of Experience: Mid HI


This opportunity resides with Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Cyber, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C5ISR), a business group within HII’s Mission Technologies division. From towers to processors, we design, develop, integrate and manage the sensors, systems and other assets necessary to support integrated intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) operations, exploitation and analysis for the Intelligence Community, the military services, geographic and functional combatant commands and DoD agencies. 


Meet HII’s Mission Technologies Division
Our team of more than 7,000 professionals worldwide delivers all-domain expertise and advanced technologies in service of mission partners across the globe. Mission Technologies is leading the next evolution of national defense – the data evolution - by accelerating a breadth of national security solutions for government and commercial customers. Our capabilities range from C5ISR, AI and Big Data, cyber operations and synthetic training environments to fleet sustainment, environmental remediation and the largest family of unmanned underwater vehicles in every class. Find the role that’s right for you. Apply today. We look forward to meeting you.


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Who We Are

HII-Mission Technologies is seeking a Network Engineer to be a part of the team responsible for managing the day-to-day operations and technical readiness of program and facility equipment. The selected candidate will need to reside in the United Kingdom and relocation assistance will be provided. 

The Network Engineer will serve as the lead expert within the organization on network enhancements from both an infrastructure and hardware standpoint. This individual will work closely with the customer to provide experience-based technical expertise and recommendations.

This group helps provide technical expertise in support of 24/7/365 watch-standing duties. Your team members may troubleshoot system outages; coordinate with various agencies to maximize circuit readiness and minimize downtime. 

What We Are Looking For

  • Designs and plans network systems. 
  • Provides specifications and detailed schematics for network architecture. 
  • Provides specific, detailed information for hardware and software selection, implementation techniques, and tools for the most efficient solution to meet business needs, including present and future capacity requirements. 
  • Conducts testing of network systems. 
  • Maintains technical expertise in all areas of network and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, switchers, firewalls, hubs, bridges, gateways, etc. 
  • Evaluates and reports on new network technologies to enhance capabilities of the network.

What You Will Do

  • 5 years relevant experience with a Bachelor's in a related field; 3 years relevant experience with a Master's in a related field; High School Diploma or equivalent and 9 years relevant experience.
  • Experience or knowledge with the following: Border Gateway Protocol (BGP), MPLS, OSPF, Network Security, VMWare, Nexus, Architecture, Active Directory, Network Solutions, Network Infrastructure, SME, Juniper, Layer 3, IDS, QoS, Palo Alto, VoIP, Linux, LAN, Load Balancer, AAA, IPSec, Radius/TACACS+, TCP/IP, HSRP, VRRP, CCNA, CCNP, vSAN, Servers, Technical Support, Visio, Setup, Capacity Planning, Disaster Recovery, SNMP, and VLANs.
  • Security+ and CCNA (CCNP Preferred).
  • Clearance: Must have an active Top Secret Security Clearance.

Preferred: Bonus Points For...

  • Skilled trainer and willingness to pass on all knowledge.
  • VMware/Horizon SME certification.
  • CISCO certifications.
  • Proficiency with CISCO UCS and Hyperflex servers
  • SharePoint and/or ServiceNow
  • Exchange
  • Juniper (Firewall)
  • Palo Alto


Physical Requirements

May require working in an office, industrial, shipboard, or laboratory environment. Capable of climbing ladders and tolerating confined spaces and extreme temperature variances.

HII is more than a job - it’s an opportunity to build a new future. We offer competitive benefits such as best-in-class medical, dental and vision plan choices; wellness resources; employee assistance programs; Savings Plan Options (401(k)); financial planning tools, life insurance; employee discounts; paid holidays and paid time off; tuition reimbursement; as well as early childhood and post-secondary education scholarships. Bonus/other non-recurrent compensation is occasionally offered for qualified positions, and if applicable to this role will be addressed by the recruiter at the screening phase of application.


We build the world’s most powerful, survivable naval ships and defense technology solutions that safeguard our seas, sky, land, space and cyber. Our diverse workforce includes skilled tradespeople; artificial intelligence, machine learning (AI/ML) experts; engineers; technologists; scientists; logistics experts; and business administration professionals.


Recognized as one of America’s top large company employers, we are a values and ethics driven organization that puts people’s safety and well-being first. Regardless of your role or where you serve, at HII, you’ll find a supportive and welcoming environment, competitive benefits, and valuable educational and training programs for continual career growth at every stage of your career.


Together we are working to ensure a future where everyone can be free and thrive.
Today’s challenges are bigger than ever, and the nation needs the best of us. It’s why we’re focused on hiring, developing and nurturing our diversity. We believe that diversity among our workforce strengthens the organization, stimulates creativity, promotes the exchange of ideas and enriches the work lives of all our employees. 


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.


Do You Need Assistance? 
If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Reasonable accommodations are considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address. Additionally, you may also call 1-844-849-8463 for assistance. Press #3 for HII Mission Technologies.