Leidos is currently looking for personnel in support of an upcoming defense contract. We are currently seeking Network Administrators and Engineering professionals at all levels.
The Network Admin and Engineer professionals will support the US Army INSCOM IT Support Services program. The Network team must be knowledgeable, talented, and industrious at all levels. You will work alongside the IT support team to ensure the maximum performance of a high traffic network infrastructure while maintaining system integrity. Internal networks you will handle include computer, voice, and firewall. You also must have in-depth knowledge of networks with a focus on high-level design and planning. Our ideal candidates knows how to collaborate on large-scale projects but can also complete assigned tasks on their own.
Roles and Responsibilities
Design, develop, implement, and maintain network infrastructure
Determine network bandwidth needs and recommend measures to meet those requirements
Conduct network modeling and analysis to construct a reliable, high-performance integrated network
Direct system installation
Program routers, switches, and other network hardware
Configure DNS servers
Maintain firewall and manage security related to hacking
Manage owned domain names
Schedule updates and upgrades
Collaborate with network architects to optimize system performance
Requirements and Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in network administration, information technology, computer science, or a related field
Varied years of experience in IT, security or systems support, or network administrator positions
Additional certifications preferred, such as Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE), Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA), CompTIA Network+
Familiarity with various network types including LANs, WANs, WLANs, SANs, and VoIP networks
Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
Attention to detail
Flexible schedule, including the ability to work nights and weekends
Clearance requirement: TS/SCI (some may require a FSP)
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret
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 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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