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Job #: R-00044732-OTHLOC-PL-2D1715
Location: McLean, VA
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

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Description

Job Description:

Leidos is looking for a Senior Network Engineer to be part of a team responsible for the design, migration, implementation, enhancement, optimization and maintenance of LAN/WAN/Video/Voice/desktop infrastructure.


This position will work with engineers on various technical projects. This could include but not limited to network consolidation and integration, architecture designs and updates, site renovations and relocations.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide technical expertise and assist with network integration and consolidation efforts across multiple systems environments.

  • Addresses and resolves technical problems of moderate complexity relating to the installation and upgrade of network hardware and systems.

  • Interface with customers, vendors and technical staff to analyze business and technical requirements.

  • Engineer/implement technical solutions from a cradle to grave technical approach.

  • Assist/train engineers on new technologies to better the organizations technical expertise

  • Understanding of software automation tools and ability to incorporate programming languages to do the repetitious tasks.

  • Document engineering standards, supports the development of network architecture and engineering designs and changes.

  • Assist in evaluating current and emerging technologies, conducts technical assessments and makes recommendation to senior engineers.

  • Strong interpersonal and customer service skills

  • Effectively complete individual projects and tasks with some oversight.

  • Knowledge of Windows operating systems and services including host-based firewall, software installation and maintenance life-cycles, cloud or VDI infrastructure

  • Knowledge of Linux server environments such as CentOS

 

 

Basic Qualifications:

  • BS degree and 12 – 15 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10-13 years of prior relevant or experience preferred or relevant career experience in lieu of degree.

  • Clearance: Active Top Secret/SCI clearance w/Poly is required

  • Layer 2 and Layer 3 hands-on configuration experience, with emphasis on dynamic routing protocols, such as, BGP, EIGRP, and OSPF. Knowledge configuring GRE and IPSEC Tunnels, MPLS, VPLS and Remote Site and Site-to-Site VPNs. Excellent troubleshooting skills. 

  • Knowledge in network dev-ops utilizing python, API’s, network automation, Netconf, restconf, netmiko, yaml, jinja2

  • Experience in AWS, Asure, Cloud network engineering, and datacenter technologies using nexus platforms.

  • Engineering Voice/Video solutions witch Cisco Call Manager, CMS, VTC’s, VoIP.

  • Hands on experience with the implementation and use of network monitoring, fault management and performance analysis tools, such as, SYSLOG, SNMP,  What’s Up Gold, Solarwinds, ISE, etc.•Familiarity with data center infrastructure and experience with Cisco Routers, Switches, Nex Gen Firewalls, ESXi, VMware.

  • Utilizing Juniper SRX equipment and Palo-Alto Firewalls to engineer boundary protection mechanisms.

  • Experience with network security concepts, best practices and technologies including, but not limited to, SSH, IPSec, TACACS, PKI, firewall policies, DNS, Active Directory, and 802.1x

  • Possess excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Lead a team of engineers on projects, ensuring everyone is properly utilized to provide a finalized technical solution/implementation. 

Travel:  May require occasional travel throughout the continental U.S.

* As a condition of employment, this position requires the candidate pass both a customer required medical and physiological screening

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Travel:

Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Systems Engineering

  

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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Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to [email protected].

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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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