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Job #: R-00041848
Location: Hurlburt Field, FL
Category: Network Administration and Ops
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Rotating
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

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Description

Job Description:

Leidos has a unique opportunity for a IT professional to support 24/7 RPA operations at Hurlburt Filed Florida.

JOB SUMMARY:

The job of the Network Administrator is to assist with installation actions and support the daily operations and upgrades of an Air Force Remote Piloted Aircraft Operations Center. This will include rack up/system installation and configuration of equipment for operations centers.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • The NA coordinates network administration and performance requirements with other members of the networking team.
  • The NA prepares technical implementation plans that provide integrated solutions, including actions, milestones, timelines and critical paths required for complete solutions.
  • The NA researches applicable standards and requirements documents to assure network compliance. 
  • The NA plans for and provides reasonable responsiveness in terms of network performance (e.g., availability, reliability, throughput).
  • The NA prepares activity and progress reports for the Government regarding network performance initiatives.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • High School Diploma is required and 2-4 years of experience .
  • Candidate must be familiar with Cisco IOS, IP routing protocols, long haul communication transport, network test equipment and NSA type 1 encryption devices .
  • Must have a current Security+ required by DoD 8570.
  • Must have a current TOP SECRET SCI Security Clearance .
  • Must have solid technical skills and experience with a variety of network protocols, software, and hardware involved in LAN and WAN operations.

  • Requires strong troubleshooting, analytic and diagnostic skills, along with good communication abilities.

  • Requires comprehensive knowledge of Government hardware, software, and

    network components

  • Must have C4ISR (Command, Control, Computers, Communications, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance) experience.
  • Excellent communication skills in team environments and superior customer service skills are mandatory.
  • Must be able to work independently.
  • Must be able to physically lift 50lbs.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Prior military experience.
  • Experience with MQ-9 operations center networking specifically.
  • Cisco classes or certification(s), familiarity with IP Multicast, Fiber Optic and Copper Cabling Standards, DoD cryptographic equipment (e.g. TACLANE) is a plus.
  • CCNA Certification.

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI

Travel:

Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Rotating

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Network Administration and Ops

  

About 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 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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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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