Network Engineering Program Manager



Truestone is a subsidiary company of Qivliq, LLC. Truestone brings to our clients: technical strength, advantage contracting, and the financial backing of our parent organization. Our position as an Alaska Native Corporation (ANC) with robust technical resources allows Truestone to build on the success of our extended family and extensive partner portfolio. This position provides operations and technical support for a government agency, specifically to support an operations center, training and exercise programs, multi-media and visual information, and collaborative tool suite capability. Truestone is a subsidary of Qivliq LLC.
QIVLIQ, LLC is an Alaska Native Owned Corporation, providing shared services to the Qivliq family of companies, and planning and incubating the next generation of companies serving federal and commercial customers. Qivliq companies offer core expertise in telecommunications, information technology, product development, major program management, Open Source Software, construction management, facility operations, and operations support. Qivliq family of companies realizes that quality personnel are the key to our success. An excellent benefits package, professional working environment, and outstanding leaders are all keys to retaining top professionals.Synteras is a subsidiary of Qivliq.


The Program Manager will support and provide consultation services to the system owner in fielding, accrediting, and maintaining the TNet. Subcontract personnel must have in-depth experience in supporting geographically separated networks, 24 hour operations support, continuity of operations planning, execution, government security testing and evaluation efforts.  Position is subject to after hours calls and occasional overtime to meet end client deadlines. Requires Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, and twelve to fifteen years of related (technical environment) experience. Management experience.

Senior Network Engineering Program Manager

ü      Leads Truestone’s network engineering efforts with a focus on managing current Networx based contracts to include 15 person senior engineering team supporting AT&T.

ü      Maintains subject matter expertise around network engineering protocols to include design, implementation and support.  Areas of focus to include Cisco router technology, security protocols, network engineering best practices.

ü      Program manages the delivery of services to include staffing, subcontractor relations, customer relationship management, accounts receivable/payable, finance, and reporting.

ü      Mentors and builds team skill set around itil network engineering best practices with responsibility for building professional development and certifications.

ü      Focus on information assurance as a subject matter expert as related to federal govt/networx environment

ü      Participates in building and expanding the Truestone network engineering service area with the federal govt.

ü      Leads multivendor teams in both the security and Information Assurance disciplines.

ü      Serve the customer as a trusted advisor and consultant with the approach of a senior manager supporting the customer’s mission and objectives.


ü      Bachelors in related field, masters preferred

ü      PMP, itil v3, and related network engineering certifications preferred and/or ability to retains

ü      Min 12 years related experience within telco and federal government environments

ü      Min 3 years experience in program management of +10 person teams

ü      Background in telecommunications network operations and information assurance experience.

ü      Prior experience in a hands on network engineer or related role

ü      Prior experience in certification and accreditation of government information systems (Federal Information Processing Standards/NIST experience a plus)

ü      Subject matter experience in network information assurance and security

ü      Able to obtain a Public Trust Clearance.


Truestone is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application and/or interview process should notify Truestone’s Human Resources Department.

Base salary conmeserate with hands on expertise.

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Salary is commensurate with your hands on expertise.

Arnie Gerstein

Sr. Technical Recruiter

Direct: 703.766.6881

Fax:  703.766.6913

Mobile: 703-517-1754

Qivliq, LLC (A NANA Company) |

13873 Park Center Rd | Suite 300 | Herndon, VA 20171


About Jay Perreault

Recruits for a full range of IT Services, which support every stage of the systems development lifecycle… SUMMARY Proven experience in leadership and operations within a corporate work environment, and foster internal growth for current employer of choice while improving individual chances for success. Proactive Recruiting Manager with more than 15 years of experience in training, managing and executing delivery for local and global organizations. Long record of achievement in the following industries: architecture, banking, corporate, commercial and most recently within the intelligence and information technology fields. KEY ATTRIBUTES • Talent Management • Cross Function Team Leadership • Succession Planning • Employee Relations • Work Force Planning • Career Counseling • Social Media Strategist • Project Planning • Enterprise Social Networking • Attrition Planning • P&L Budget Management • Retention