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Job #: R-00025216-OTHLOC-PL-2D2582
Location: Springfield, VA
Category: Systems Engineering
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

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Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Performance Management Engineer to provide assistance for the development, integration, deployment, and testing of performance management subsystems of the DISA Joint Regional Security Stack (JRSS). In this role, you will integrate, test and deliver new and updated functionality. You will develop solutions, troubleshoot problems, deploy and integrate products, develop documentation in lab and production environments. Relocation may be available.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide subject matter expertise in the area of Systems and Network Performance Monitoring and Management
  • Support the development and integration, verification and validation, and fielding of new and updated solutions.
  • Evaluate alternatives including cost and risk, supportability and scalability.
  • Provide tier 2/3 support for JRSS network performance management applications.  
  • Support the design, development, test, and deployment of new performance management functionality within JRSS. 
  • Develop the documentation required to operationalize new or existing performance management capability.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience/combined education, with 8+ years of experience; or 6+ years of professional experience with a related Master’s degree.
  • Experience with the Riverbed Performance Management suite
  • DoD 8570 IAT2 certification
  • Must possess an active DOD Secret Security clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in one or more NetOps tools such as InfoVista and Riverbed
  • Solid foundation in networking concepts, i.e., routing, switching, IP addressing, and Internet routing protocols
  • Experience with collection protocols such as SNMP, WMI, VMWare API, and SMI. 
  • Experience with developing scripts (for example, Perl, Shell, and PLSQL languages.
  • Familiarity with Network Defense Operations
  • Ability to work independently in a fast pace environment
  • Network and System (Linux, Windows) administration experience
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP Networking and SNMP based network management
  • Understanding of Network Performance Management and creating Service Level Agreements (SLA’s) to support customers and metrics


External Referral Eligible

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 10% of the time

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Systems Engineering


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

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