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Job #: TR-659608
Location: Fort Meade, MD
Category: Network Administration and Ops
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

Leidos Defense Group is currently seeking a Network Engineer who will be responsible for overall oversight of a community of interest, within our Joint Regional Security Stack (JRSS), to prepare that COI for migration.

In this role, you will be responsible for:

Orchestrating the project end-to-end

Analyzing discovery information and determining requirements for migration

Providing gap analysis at the start of the project

Directing team members and reviewing results

De-conflicting inconsistencies between engineering implementation plans (EIPs ) and directing changes to EIP authors

Maintaining the current network diagram for COI/Base (end-to-end)

Controlling all variables and allocations e.g. IP Addresses, VLANs, VRFs, shims, process IDs, etc.

Defining migration requirements to Tools and CND teams (this includes acceptable deadlines tracked by PM)

Tracking task status against ASI schedule and adjusts implementations as required

An active Top Secret Clearance is required
Current IAT II 8570 certification is required (Security+CE) or higher

Requires Bachelor's degree and 9 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 7 years of prior relevant experience. Equivalent work experience will be considered in lieu of degree.

To qualify, you must have hands on experience with at least two of the following:

Cisco MPLS (Multi Protocol Label Switching)

BGP routing. (Border Gateway Protocol)

In-depth protocol analysis with tools such as tcpdump

Additionally, each of the below are required:

Experience in leading large engineering projects

Leadership skills in organizing a team of engineers

DoD 8570 IAT II certification or higher (Security+CE)

Active Top Secret security clearance

Experience with F5 load balancers

Experience with Palo Alto Firewalls, Cisco ASA Firewalls

Experience supporting Military/DoD security architectures

Cisco or Juniper Certification

**Familiarity with JRSS is preferred (not required)


Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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