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Job #: R-00028106
Location: Tampa, FL
Category: Network Administration and Ops
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

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Job Description:

The Defense Group of Leidos has a career opening for a Senior Network Operations Engineer at MacDill AFB, FL.
Supports the Joint Communications Support Element (JCSE), Joint Network Operations Center (JNOC), with managing, guiding and directing 24x7 NetOps personnel supporting the JCSE mission.  Support will be provided Monday–Friday, 8 hours, between the core hours of 0630-1730.  Rotating on-call support will be provided after-hours.  Contractor will support alternate duty location during COOP.  This is a mission essential position. 


  • Provision,  monitor, configure, troubleshoot, upgrade, and maintain routers, switches, firewalls, intrusion detection sensors (IDS), SATCOM modems, virtual environments, servers, VoIP gateways/managers/SBC, UCS video, NSA Type 1 High Assurance IP Encryptor (HAIPE), and network functional virtual (NFV) devices.
  • Provide input or updates as requested/required by JCSE in developing operational configuration manuals and other operational documentation in support of Headquarters, JNOC, SATCOM Gateway, and deployed package operations.
  • Assist/support (draft documents, participate in all planning meetings, and provide document validating) in the execution, management, integration and installation of engineering updates to the enterprise infrastructure.  This includes ensuring equipment is tested and fully functional for operational use following the required updates.
  • Assist in developing TTPs/SOP documentation to support JNOC daily operations.  Document lessons learned that will be part of JNOC repository to aide with future mission support or troubleshooting.  Maintain Master Station Log (MSL) and ticketing systems o include knowledge management, documenting mission support and troubleshooting on the enterprise network.
  • Within 24 hour notice, be prepared to maintain 24x7x365 Tier 2 support functions during Continuity of Operations (COOP) requiring JNOC responsibilities to be relocated within CONUS or OCONUS.  Provide input into the COOP plan to ensure operational success within the government’s defined limitation/constraints.


  • Bachelor’s degree and 12-15 yrs. of relevant experience or Masters degree with 10-13 yrs of prior relevant experience; Specific experience, education and training may be considered in lieu of degree.
  • DoD 8570, IAT Level II (SEC+ or equivalent) Certification.
  • Minimum Secret clearance


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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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