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Job #: R-00088063
Location: Arlington, VA
Category: Network Administration and Ops
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

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Description

Job Description:

Leidos is hiring a Chief of Network Administration and Operations for the AFNCR ITS NMCC at the Pentagon, Arlington, VA.  TS/SCI is required; all work is onsite.  Must have a strong technical network background to successfully manage multiple concurrent tasks and projects supporting the operations and maintenance, new engineering change task orders, technical refresh, new system improvement and modernization activities, and other major changes that occur.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Assures that all network operations are operational, and all engineering solutions are implemented successfully network solutions from network design through implementation, maintenance, and upgrading of existing networks; Analyzes design, specifications, and related documents; Must have demonstrated experience identifying, developing, and implementing engineering change solutions and new technology and solutions on a large enterprise national scale

    • Demonstrated experience in all phases of a project lifecycle.

    • Demonstrated ability to work in a customer environment collaboratively through constraints to meet mission milestones.

    • Excellent written and oral communications skills and management to include presentation and experience discussing technology at large government agency CIO/CTO executive level

  • Responsible for overall network engineering support for a broad range of programs including planning, designing, and evaluating various components of the network. Duties may include but are not limited to providing specifications for network architecture, evaluating and recommending new technologies to enhance current capabilities, and performing needs assessments.

  • Lead a team of subject matter experts (SME) (nine total) involved with operation and administration of various standalone networks within the NMCC.

  • Ensure SMEs are coordinating efforts to maximize efficiencies and reduce timelines.

  • Interface daily with all NMCC Leidos work centers to ensure up to date and accurate reports are provided to meet CDRL reporting requirements.

  • Ensures metrics are in compliance for each work center.

  • Conduct daily (M-F) in person brief with 844 CS/SCON.

  • Represent work center at scheduled contractor and gov’t meetings.

Basic Qualifications

  • Possess a current TS/SCI clearance 

  • Current IA Certifications such as Security+, CISSP, etc.

  • Advanced knowledge and experience with Cisco and Juniper network devices (including but not limited to CTP, router, and switches)

  • Broad familiarity with RMF requirements

Preferred Qualifications

  • Requires a BA/BS or equivalent experience and 8+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6+ years of prior relevant experience.

  • Generally has 4+ years of experience supervising or leading teams or projects.

  • 5+ years of experience with NMCC specific systems, functions, and capabilities.

  • Familiarity with multimedia (VTC, video walls, Crestron), telecommunication transport, secure and non-secure voice communications.

  • Possesses expert domain knowledge in a technical field bolstered with significant experience and advanced education and training.

  • Experience within his/her field includes extensive accomplishments, recognition by peers, training, and/or certifications directly related to the discipline.

  • Crypto

    • Configuration and deployment of crypto devices 

  • Network Management Applications 

    • Solarwinds NCM (Network Configuration Manager) 

    • Solarwinds IPAM (IP Address Manager) 

    • StealthWatch

  • Software

    • Radius/NAS

    • ACAS (Nessus/Security Center)

  • Hardware

    • Cisco switches & routers

    • Juniper switches, routers, and CTP devices

Pay Range:

Pay Range $113,100.00 - $174,000.00 - $234,900.00

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

Covid Guidance

In order to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC. 

About Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 44,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

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Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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