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Job #: R-00009627
Location: San Diego, CA
Category: Network Administration and Ops
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 75% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Health

Job Description:

Leidos's Military & Veterans Health Solutions Group is looking for a seasoned Network Engineer to implement, maintain, and support the DoD network infrastructure I San Diego, CA.. Come join the team that is responsible for designing and developing scalable, maintainable, highly available network architectures that meet business objectives and SLAs.

Primary Responsibilities

Planning and design:
  • Configure and install various network devices and services (e.g., routers, switches, firewalls, load balancers, VPN, QoS)
  • Perform network maintenance and system upgrades including service packs, patches, hot fixes and security configurations
  • Monitor performance and ensure system availability and reliability
  • Monitor system resource utilization, trending, and capacity planning
  • Provide Level-2/3 support and troubleshooting to resolve issues
  • Work within established configuration and change management policies to ensure awareness, approval and success of changes made to the network infrastructure
  • Select and implement security tools, policies, and procedures in conjunction with the DoD security team
  • Liaise with vendors and other IT personnel for problem resolution


Basic Qualifications

  • Proven hands-on network engineering experience
  • CCNP or higher (CCIE and/or CISSP highly valued)
  • Deep understanding of networking protocols (e.g., IPSEC, HSRP, BGP, OSPF, 802.11, QoS)
  • Solid understanding of the OSI or TCP/IP model
  • Hands-on experience with monitoring, network diagnostic and network analytics tools
  • University degree in Computer Science or a related subject


US citizenship required. Must be able to obtain and maintain a Public Trust government security clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

CCIE or CISSP

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