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Job #: R-00002270
Location: WASHINGTON, DC
Category: Network Administration and Ops
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

***Applicant must have an ACTIVE "Top Secret" security clearance***

More About the Role:
In this position the candidate will support the network engineering and O&M efforts of cross domain security solutions and other security technologies for both production and lab replicas of production systems in a small team environmment.

What You'll Get to Do:
-Perform across the lifecycle from concept development, design, implementation, integration and deployment by applying diverse skills in systems engineering, system administration, integration, test, and system security.
-Provide both remedial and preventive maintenance on existing systems and new systems transitioning from development to production.
-Conduct routing security analysis of network components and implement component patches and configuration actions to address security issues.
-Provide both remedial and preventive maintenance on existing systems and new systems transitioning from development to production.
-Establish and document new security configuration guidance for new technologies introduced into the environment.
-Significant direct contact with the immediate customer and the organization's IT staff.

You'll Bring These Qualifications:
-Active TOP SECRET Security Clearance required.
-Requires a Bachelor's Degree and 8-10 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6-10 years of prior relevant experience.
-A solid technical knowledge and experience in engineering, configuring, and managing Cisco based switches, routers and Juniper firewalls in a WAN, LAN, or WLAN data center solution.
-Knowledge or experience in engineering, configuring, or managing failover configurations of network components and load balancing components (F5 Network GTM, LTM, Big IP Platform ) technologies).
-Current hands on network administration skills and network management experience.
-Strong Troubleshooting skills in support of Linux/UNIX and Windows servers Network devices, and Applications servers and the ability to quickly adapt to new system environments and interface with systems.
-Ability to lead and manage a small network team and follow change management process including creating required change management documentation.
-Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills to integrate new capabilities. The ability to quickly adapt to new system environments and interface with systems.
-An interest in working on a broad range of problems and technology and as part of a multidisciplinary team and the ability to work independently at times.
-Technical writing & documentation skills/drawings (MS Visio, Word, Excel).
-Must be a self-starter and can work independently with minimum direction.
-Must be able to coordinate with contractor management and Government personnel to ensure that the problems have been property defined and that the solution will satisfy Government requirements.

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
-Data Center Integration experience and system infrastructure upgrades (10 Gbps hardware / standards)
-Experience with Juniper JunosOS, SRX 5400, CISCO 5672 switch & Nexus OS
-Experience with F5 (LTM, GTM, DNS, AAM, AFM, SDN, Routing, APM, ASM)
-Integration of one or more cross domain products (guards, one-way transfers, multi-level access solutions).
-Knowledge or experience configuring application gateways (e.g. Datapower, Layer 7).
-Knowledge of advanced networking and security disciplines to support insertion of newer technologies e.g. network virtualization (VMware and ESX 5.x), utilizing a common switching infrastructure and next generation firewalls.
-Network certifications (e.g. Cisco- CCNA, CCDA, CCNP and CCIE; Juniper - JNCIA, JNCIS, JNCIP, JNCIE)
-Integrating with typical IT support infrastructure services: virtualized environments including virtual switching, DNS, LDAP, Active Directory, log archive.
-Strong Troubleshooting skills in support of Linux/UNIX and Windows servers Network devices, and Applications servers and the ability to quickly adapt to new system environments and interface with systems.

External Referral Bonus:
Ineligible

Potential for Telework:
No

Clearance Level Required:
Top Secret

Travel:
No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

Shift:
Day

Requisition Category:
Professional

Job Family:
Network Administration and Ops

1000

Civil
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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