The Tier 2 Network Engineer provides technical support in all areas of network and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, multiplexers, firewalls, hubs, bridges, gateways, etc. The Tier 2 Network Engineer evaluates, coordinates and performs installation and/or reconfiguration of hardware and software elements of networks. The Tier 2 Network Engineer works daily with the customer and Tier 3 Network Engineers in all aspects of day-to-day activities to resolve issues. The selected candidate must understand the site and enterprise well enough to work through network-related issues with all stakeholders at the facility and across the enterprise. Working at a customer facility and with the customer daily requires good communication skills and the ability to multi-task efforts based on a dynamic environment and changing priorities. The candidate will maintain documentation as well as perform logistics duties.
The program supports a 24x7x365 mission critical customer environment. Although this is a day shift position, employees may be scheduled to work or called in to work during off hours to meet customer mission support requirements. A Single Scope Background Investigation and polygraph are required.
- 2-5 years experience in design, maintenance, and operation of small to medium sized networks
- 2-5 years experience with military networks, CISCO routing and switching, and network troubleshooting
- Knowledge of Cisco Switching/Routing product line
- Hands-on experience diagnosing network related issues
- Ability to work independently to resolve technical issues in a dynamic environment.
- Security+ Certification
- Requires BS and 4 - 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 - 6 years of prior relevant experience.
Security Clearance Requirement
- Must have an active TS/SCI with a polygraph in order to be considered for this position.
- COMSEC experience and certifications
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
External Referral Bonus $:
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Network Administration and Ops
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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, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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