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The Defense Group at Leidos is currently bidding a proposal in assistance of the Project Manager Mission Command Support Center Network Operations Center in Aberdeen Proving Grounds, Maryland. We are in search of a talented Network Specialists and Network Administrators.
Leidos Defense Group provides a diverse portfolio of systems, solutions, and services covering land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace for customers worldwide. Solutions for Defense include enterprise and mission IT, large-scale intelligence systems, command and control, geospatial and data diagnostics, cybersecurity, logistics, training, and intelligence diagnostics and operations. Our team is solving the world’s toughest security demands for customers with “can’t fail” missions. Are you ready to make an impact?
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Under general direction, installs, configures an organization’s local area network, wide area network, Agency Internet Network, Intranet and Internet, and other data communications systems or a segment of a network system; maintains network hardware and software; monitors network to ensure network availability to all system users and perform necessary maintenance to network availability; may supervise other network and client server specialists and plan, coordinate, and implement network security measures; and will provide direction/mentorship to junior & mid-level network engineers. Oversees network control center to projects that involve networks; performs a full range of complex network designs encompassing multiple technologies within a single network; evaluates new network technologies and makes recommendations to project managers regarding the integration of these technologies into the existing network; plans new configurations for integration into the network, using knowledge of the performance characteristics of the systems being added to the network and the specifications for network interfaces to insure effective integration and optimal network performance; ensures that adequate 38 and appropriate planning is provided for hardware and communications facilities to develop and implement methodologies for review and installation of voice communications systems; and provides the translation of business needs into telecommunications (e.g., Local Area Network, Metropolitan Area Network, Wide Area Network, Voice, and Video) needs, designs, and orders. The overarching Information Security and Communications Security needs for the Agency network add to the complexity of these positions.
Under general supervision, accountable for the acquisition, installation, maintenance, and usage of the organization's local area network. Manages network performance and maintains network security. Ensures that security procedures are implemented and enforced. Installs all network software. Evaluates, develops and maintains telecommunications systems. Troubleshoots network problems. Establishes and implements network policies, procedures, and standards and ensures their conformance with information systems and organization objectives. Trains users on network operation. Frequently reports to a Personal Computer Support Manager or Senior Network Administrator.
Necessary Background, Skills, and Education:
Bachelors degree and two or more years of relevant background.
Based on specific position: Information Assurance Technical Level 2 certification, Cisco Certified Network Associate; Cyber Security Service Provider-Infrastructure Support; and Juniper.
DoD Secret security clearance.
U.S. citizenship with a current DoD Secret clearance.
Pay Range:Pay Range $54,600.00 - $84,000.00 - $113,400.00
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.
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 45,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $14.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2022. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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