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Job #: R-00011815
Location: CHANTILLY, VA
Category: Network Administration and Ops
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

Job Description:

The Candidate will design, install, configure and support the customer's data communications systems; maintain the network hardware and software as well as monitor the network to ensure network availability to all system users; and perform the necessary maintenance to support network availability. Tasks may include: participate in the development of new network designs, assess network management architecture, document the architecture, develop test plans, and conduct the testing effort. The candidate will be responsible for installations, upgrades, support and problem resolution for mainly Linux based operating system

Must be dynamic, innovative, self-starting problem solver. Must have the aptitude and attitude to tackle unsolved technical challenges.

Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree and 12+ years' experience. Additional experience in lieu of degree;
  • 8+ years of Network Engineering experience;
  • 1+ years' Juniper experience;
  • 4+ years' experience establishing and troubleshooting VPNs;
  • Knowledge and/or experience with policy-based routing;
  • 4+ years' VMWare experience;
  • Demonstrated understanding of IPv6 networks;
  • 2+ years' experience coding in scripting languages (Bash, Python, and/or PowerShell);
  • CCNA certification at a minimum; knowledge of and experience with networking and network protocols (e.g. TCP/IP, routing, firewalls, SSH, VPNs). JNCIA or JNCIP certification is desired.
  • An active TS/SCI with Polygraph clearance is required for this position


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 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

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