Leidos has an opening for a FEWD (Front End Work Dissemination) Lead at Scott Air Force Base, IL.
Our customer, the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA), provides, operates, and assures command and control of the Defense Information System Network (DISN) services to the warfighter, national leaders and other mission and coalition partners across the department of Defense (DoD) and national security organizations. Our Network Operations Center (NOC) team provides 24x7 global DoD information network (DoDIN) operations and incident management support.
•Lead a team of up to 10 employees/subcontractors.
•Responsible for time charging oversight to include timely submittal, review and approval of accurate time cards.
•Conducts performance reviews of assigned personnel
•Manages Quality control programs, monitoring analysis of current processes to ensure productivity and effectiveness.
•Overall network engineering support for a broad range of programs including planning, designing, programming and evaluating various components of the network.
•Review network architecture, evaluate and recommend new technologies to enhance current capabilities, and perform needs assessments.
•Utilize systems analysis techniques and procedures, including consulting with users to determine hardware, software or system functional requirements in support of Defense Information Systems Network resources.
•Design and implement solutions to highly technical problems through testing, documentation, and modification of configuration data on network resources.
•Plan, design, and evaluate various components of the network, recommends and implements new technologies to enhance current and future network capabilities.
•Proactively manage and maintain all network assets.
•May install or upgrade software and hardware.
•Provide engineering support and advanced technical operational support to the Defense Information Systems Network by installing and configuring network systems, diagnosing hardware / software faults, solving technical and applications problems, over the phone, in person, or logging into the device.
•Bachelor's degree in a relevant IT engineering discipline and 4+ years overall related experience; additional experience, education and training may be considered in lieu of degree.
•Must have DoD 8570 certification at IAT level II, Security+ CE or equivalent at your start date.
•Network engineering, problem management, and performance management experience.
•Knowledge of implementing, administering, performing testing, and analyzing network systems.
•Understanding of basic telecommunications and information technology terms and technology.
•Strong written and verbal communications, team building and collaboration skills.
•Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office products.
•Experience with network services (BGP, OSPF, DHCP, DNS, TCP/IP, WAN, VPN, VLAN, VRF, etc) and network appliances (e.g., routers, load balancers, domain name servers, firewalls).
•Must have an active DoD Secret Security Clearance with eligibility for a Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI).
•DISA Request Fulfillment process and associate documents (TSRs, TSOs, completion reports) and circulars experience.
•Understanding of Department of Defense, its policies, and hierarchy.
•Understanding DISA organizational structure and how different elements (DITCO, etc.) contribute to fulfilling mission partner TSR requirements.
•Network certifications: Cisco Certifications (CCNA, CCNP, etc.), Microsoft certifications (MCSE, etc.), security certifications (Security + CE, CISSP, etc.)
External Referral Eligible
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Secret
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 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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