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Job #: R-00026483
Location: Mafb Gun Annx, AL
Category: Network Administration and Ops
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Night
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

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Job Description:

The Leidos Defense Group has an immediate career opportunity for a Junior Network Administrator, based at Montgomery, Alabama.

This position is in support of the AFINC II contract for the highly visible 26th Network Operations Squadron (26 NOS) at Maxwell Air force Base-Gunter Annex, Alabama, which provides a world-wide support mission.

The 26 NOS is responsible for the intranet support of the entire Air Force network.
The mission of the 26 NOS is to operate and defend the Air Force (AF) Enterprise computer network consisting of the AF Wide Area Network (WAN) routers, AF Network Increment 1 (AFNET Inc 1) Gateways, and the 26 NOS Local Area Network (LAN) assets.

The Junior Network Administrator selected for this position manages the Air Force gateways, routers and switches for the AFINC program.

Primary Responsibilities:

Resolves network problems; operate network analyzers, WAN test equipment, and network simulators.
Monitors data of system networks for various messages, alarms, or issues. Activates scripts as alarms occur or issues surface.
Confirms accuracy of messages, alarms or issues and/or determines severity of problem, issue or alarm.
Initiates resolution as appropriate.
Troubleshoots problems using scripts and standard, routine procedures; escalates as appropriate.
Researches issues to determine if problem may be resolved using predefined procedures.
Executes scheduled maintenance routines in accordance with standard procedures.
Identifies issues or problems and resolves as appropriate; escalates when necessary.
Performs 1-4 problem determination.
Interfaces with users and/or network vendors.
Designs, engineers and implements associated projects.
Performs work within the defined SLAs.
Work closely with other support and development teams.
Create and update documentation where required.
Work independently and as a team member.
Support on-call rotation schedule.
Cross train capabilities with other team members.

Basic Qualifications:
High School or equivalent and 3-5 years relevant experience.
Must be US Citizen.

Must have an active Secret Clearance.
Network + CE or Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT).
AND one of the following IAT certifications: Security+ CE, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, or SSCP (or ability to obtain within 60 days).

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 10% of the time

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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

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