Leidos is a FORTUNE 500 company bringing a mix of innovative technology and sector expertise to customers in the national security, engineering, and the health industries. We offer a robust benefits package including competitive salaries; company matching 401K Retirement Plan; comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage; flexible work schedule to allow for life/work balance; tuition reimbursement and more.
Leidos is seeking an Intermediate Network Engineer to support Post Production Software Support (PPSS) and Post Deployment Software Support (PDSS) engineering and technical services to the CECOM Software Engineering Center Mission Command Division based in Aberdeen MD with operations located at both Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD and Ft. Sill/Lawton, OK.
The Network Engineer will support our Army customer in creating capabilities and providing technical services and subject matter expertise in Mission Command, Fires and C2 Maneuver systems. You will provide technical support to the Family of Tactical and Strategic Mission Command systems, Common Software, Command Web, as well as the US Army’s FIRES Family of Systems.
- Perform network engineering functions including: design, implementation, and optimization.
- Assess evolving user needs, translate those needs into network changes through network reconfiguration, hardware and software acquisitions, installation and test.
- Assist in solving engineering problems (or managing the solution of engineering problems) in the functional area to which assigned.
Additional responsibilities include:
- Administering, operating, and securing Government Networks
- Providing network support for development facilities and laboratories; supporting/managing/operating networking hardware and updates, network SW Tools, and network test equipment/tools
- Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering or other Technical Discipline
- Five (5) years of experience performing network engineering functions.
- Should obtain Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Certification within 6 months upon hire
- Should obtain CompTIA Security + Certification within 6 months upon hire
- Previous experience with network engineering
- Must have some knowledge in the application of current and emerging network software and hardware technology and protocols
- Interim Secret clearance.
- Current / Active Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Certification
- Current / Active CompTIA Security + Certification
- Active Secret security clearance
Industry CCNP certification is desirable
- Familiarity with DOD networking environment a strong plus.
- Familiarity with CECOM Software Engineering Center Post Production Software Sustainment (PPSS) processes a plus
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Other Clearance
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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