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Job #: R-00017415
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Systems Administration
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Standard Plus On Call
Potential for Telework: Yes
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Corporate


Job Requisition:

Network Operations Support Specialist

Job Description:

Leidos Corporate Group has an immediate opening for Network Operations Center (NOC) Support Specialist to join our IT Operations & End User Support team in Reston - VA. In this role, you will be responsible for the monitoring, troubleshooting, maintenance & support for Leidos corporate network systems across the enterprise.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Respond to incidents, triage issues identified by automation, identify scope and gather information to ensure cases are properly documented in our ITSM tool.
  • Research functionality and usability related issues
  • Work with other IT personnel to understand the nature of the issue, and communicate steps to resolve and/or consult and escalate to the next tier when needed.
  • Assist with configuration of equipment using standard templates, enter Change Requests and coordinate installation in the field.
  • Provide documentation and answer basic questions on common network related issues.
  • Contribute to both our Knowledge Base as well as our online community.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology (or similar) and less than 2 years of network support experience. Additional years of network support / administration related experience will be considered in lieu of Bachelor's degree.

  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule supporting our global user base. Some positions will require shift work.

  • Passion for customer service.

  • High level of initiative, ownership & accountability.

  • Desire to learn new and exciting technology.

  • Ability to work alone and with a team.

  • Strong interpersonal verbal & written communication skills.

  • Logical troubleshooting ability and analytical skill.

  • US Citizenship is required and able to obtain security clearance.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience using ITSM ticketing systems such as ServiceNow or Remedy
  • Experience with Change Management Processes
  • CCNA and/or CCNP
  • Strong Cisco switching configuration skills
  • Strong Cisco VPN / VRF skills
  • F5 VPN/Load Balancing Experience
  • Aruba Wireless Experience

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:



Standard Plus On Call

Requisition Category:


Job Family:

Systems Administration



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 33,000 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

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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