Leidos is currently seeking an F5 Firewall Integrator/Operator in support of the AFINC II contract for the highly visible 26th Network Operations Squadron (26 NOS) at Maxwell Air force Base-Gunter Annex, Alabama, which provides a world-wide support mission. The 26 NOS is responsible for the intranet support of the entire Air Force network. The mission of the 26 NOS is to operate and defend the Air Force (AF) Enterprise computer network consisting of the AF Wide Area Network (WAN) routers, AF Network Increment 1 (AFNET Inc 1) Gateways, and the 26 NOS Local Area Network (LAN) assets.
The F5 Firewall Integrator/Operator manages Air Force boundary Big-IP F5 firewalls and conducts in-depth analysis and data mining to improve AFIN performance. Desired capabilities include, but are not limited to, Distributed Network Connectivity, Continuity of Operations, Information Management and Exchange, Standardization, Risk Management, DoD Enterprise Service Management Framework (DESMF), System Administration, Database Management, Account Management, Asset Management and Network Address Management.
Manages and Operates all F5 firewalls and integrates with other SEIM systems
Provide and enable network forensics analysis as required for issue mitigation.
Provide and enable threat response and analysis for issue mitigation.
Provide and enable network problem troubleshooting and resolution ensuring 26NOS services are restored as soon as possible.
Provide and enable network performance reports and real-time analysis.
Cross train within each work/functional area areas to improve personnel skills, increase flexibility and agility to address peak functional workloads and projects.
Train all customer interfacing personnel in HDI techniques to increase customer satisfaction and response.
BS and 5-7 years of prior relevant experience
Strong verbal and written communications skills
Must have an active Secret Clearance
Must have a certification in one or more of the following: BIG-IP F5 Firewalls
AND one of the following IAT certifications: Security+ CE, CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, or SSCP
Pay Range:Pay Range $66,300.00 - $102,000.00 - $137,700.00
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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