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Job #: R-00014186
Location: Camp Lemonnier Djibouti
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: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

Are you interested in continuing your career in CJTF HOA/AFRICOM in a mission focused environment? Leidos has established and upcoming positions throughout the European theater supporting multiple customers for the Department of Defense on a newly awarded contract. We are looking for experienced, innovative and motivated IT Specialists to support enablement CJTF HOA/AFRICOM's mission objectives.

Leidos has an excellent opportunity for an experienced, self-directed, Video Teleconference Specialist. This position is in support of a Department of Defense (DoD) organization, CJTF-HOA located OCONUS in DJIBOUTI, Africa. This position is required to travel OCONUS.

In this role you will:
  • Communicate clearly and succinctly both written and orally, and present products and ideas in a business-like manner.
  • Work in dynamic fast paced environments that require team interaction and coordination of efforts.
  • Demonstrate experience interfacing with both client managers and system users and will report directly to the Task Order Lead.
  • Configure multipoint control units, perform scheduling and, manage Tier 3 Audio Visual devices within the AFRICOM theater of operations.
  • Manage Audio/Visual Conferencing administration.
  • Perform installations, routine maintenance (patches, updates, etc.), remedial maintenance, hardware and software support.
  • Act as the centralized VTC network maintenance focal point, receiving and responding to alerts from network VTC systems conducting troubleshooting and coordinating with appropriate vendors for maintenance support.
  • Ensure compliance with information assurance directives to include policy development and implementation.
  • Track, document, and brief VTC utilization trends to the J6 Director and the J6 leadership team and maintain and update a web-based VTC schedule.
  • Determine when to escalate issues impacting the delivery of services provided via the Information Enterprise network.
  • Conduct research, and provide project and design recommendations for audio, video and conference equipment as the VTC subject matter expert supporting a customer base of more than 4,000 users.
  • Accomplish periodic assessments of the existing network architecture for the purpose of life cycle upgrades for all currently installed audio and video conference devices.
  • Direct the actions of a junior VTC technician to support the overall operation, maintenance and, sustainment of the VTC network architecture.


You'll Bring These Qualifications:
• Currently hold an adjudicated TS/SCI Clearance and be able to maintain.
• DoD 8570 IAT Level II compliance (Security + Certification, equal or higher)
• CCNP - Collaboration
• BA/BS +3 yrs recent specialized or AA/AS +5 yrs recent specialized or a major cert + 7 yrs recent specialized or 9 years of recent specialized (Audio Visual and VTC systems)
• Must be willing/able to work OCONUS for minimum of one year
• Experience working with Video Teleconferencing (VTC) configuration management
• Must be able to schedule, coordinate, and facilitate VTC requests
• Ability to track, document, and brief VTC utilization trends, maintain, and update web-based VTC schedule
• Provide installation and configuration support, technical documentation, ongoing troubleshooting and maintenance, and on site-training support
• Experience performing on-site installations, configure hardware and software for appropriate telecommunications service, and test for connectivity and interoperability

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
• CTS (Certified Technology Specialist)
• CCNP Certification
• ITIL v3 Foundation Certification
• Experience supporting CJTF

CITS III

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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