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Job #: R-00027384
Location: Bagram
Category: Network Administration and Ops
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: 24/7 12 Hour Shift Pattern
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Defense

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Description

Job Description:

The Defense Group at Leidos has a contingent opening for a Journeyman Network Engineer to work in Afghanistan. This role is in support of the Integrated Base Defense Contract Sustainment Support of the Base Expeditionary Targeting Surveillance Systems – Combined (BETSS-C).

Primary Responsibilities

  • Execute BETSS-C related network engineering design, test, and repairs in both garrison and field environments.
  • Make direct liaison with active US Army, US Army Reserve, and US National Guard units to conduct network related maintenance.
  • Interface directly with original equipment manufacturers for external support or maintenance actions that exceed contractor capabilities.
  • Research and gather relevant project data, contribute to the development of technical documentation and equipment readiness reports, respond to customer inquiries, and verify product technical quality. 
  • Maintain a clean and safe working environment.
  • Interface with military units and conduct scheduled and unscheduled maintenance site visits.
  • Use an automated logistics management system to generate, track, update, and close out maintenance work orders, provide reporting as required, and maintain accountability of property.
  • Inspect, diagnose, repair, calibrate, and perform quality control for BETSS-C equipment.
  • Complete inspections of unit equipment and open and track work orders.
  • Ensure compliance with all hazardous material regulations.
  • Travel to military sites and conduct preventive and corrective maintenance.
  • Conduct equipment inventories.
  • Complete all required training and maintain certifications
  • Performs fundamental engineering duties in preliminary designs, performing tests, taking measurements and performing system analyses or simulations.
  • Applies standard practices and techniques in specific engineering assignments.
  • Prepares data and contributes to test reports.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree and 10 or more years of relevant technical experience. 10 years of direct relevant technical experience may be substituted for education.
  • Must have the technical background and skills to perform in all phases of network design, installation, testing and troubleshooting.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Relevant and recent BETSS-C systems network engineering experience at the journeyman-level.

IBD-SS

External Referral Bonus:

Ineligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Secret

Travel:

Yes, 25% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

24/7 12 Hour Shift Pattern

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Network Administration and Ops

Leidos

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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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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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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