The Defense Group of Leidos has an opening for a Network Operations Engineer supporting our DoD customer in Columbus, OH.
In this role, you will support the Secure Mobile Device Gateway service for DMCC which provides IT repair, maintenance, operations, logistics, and engineering services to help ensure secure, reliable, and uninterrupted availability of the DoD's secure mobile device capability gateway service.
You will also utilize your broad experience in configuration, testing, documentation, maintenance, administration, and operation of a variety of voice and data network protocol standards and a broad range of devices such as Linux servers, VMware/ESXi virtualization, Cisco Routers and Switches, Cisco ASA Firewalls, Juniper Firewalls, Cisco Unified Border Element (CUBE), Cisco Unified Communications Manager (CUCM), F5 traffic management and Windows servers along with other technologies.
Selected candidates will be expected to complete up to 4 weeks of training at our customer facility in San Antonio, Texas.
- Bachelor's degree and 4 years of related experience. Additional experience, education and training may be considered in lieu of degree.
- Active DoD SECRET clearance
- DoD-8570 IAT Level 2 certification (Security+ CE)
- Perform system administration tasks (installing, maintaining, monitoring, recovering, rebuilding, upgrading, patching)
- Fluent using the Red Hat Linux CLI
- Experience with Linux scripting languages such as: Python, Perl, Bash, or Shell
- Experience configuring and using automation tools such as: Ansible, Puppet
- Knowledge of virtual environment technologies (VMware - vCenter and ESXi)
- Provide support and troubleshooting in the following areas: networking, DNS, web services (apache, tomcat)
- Experience operating or sustaining an Enterprise level architecture where users are located at multiple sites.
- Experience providing technical resolution with customers at remote sites.
- Experience working with customers (who possess minimal skillset) over the phone to execute commands.
- Must be organized, process oriented, possess skills in documenting and a solid understanding of Linux kernel and operating system initialization.
- Knowledge of Linux scripting languages such as: Python, Perl, or Shell
- Experience with Windows SCCM and WSUS configuration/management
- Proven ability to configure, maintain, and provide technical problem resolution for Windows Server services
- Experience with Windows AD Domain Services, AD Federation Services, and AD Group Policy
- Certifications with major network system vendors such as Cisco and Juniper
External Referral Eligible
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Secret
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Network Administration and Ops
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 www.Leidos.com.
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