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Job #: R-00050391
Location: Virginia Beach, VA
Category: Network Administration and Ops
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes, 10%
Clearance: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

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Description

Job Description:

Leidos is actively hiring for a Network Administration and Operations Engineer to join our team in Virginia Beach, VA.

This candidate will be responsible for overall network engineering support including planning, designing, on-site maintenance and operational support, and evaluating the components of the Theater Mission Planning Center (TMPC) Network and LAN configurations.

Duties may include providing specifications for network architecture, evaluating and recommending new technologies to enhance current capabilities, and performing needs assessments.

Primary Responsibilities

  • This position will be responsible for supporting daily on-site Government personnel and current DOD operations with all aspects of Information System (IS) security of the ISSE Guard and the TMPC Network. 
  • Maintain knowledge of enhanced tactical capabilities and provide support to the TMPC lifecycle development. 
  • Conduct periodic testing to evaluate the security posture for the site and assist in the maintenance and upgrade of system accreditation/certification documentation.
  • Perform any necessary maintenance changes to TMPC LAN, switch configurations, and ensure that all such changes are reflected in the baseline configuration.
  •  Implement modifications to the baseline and assist in upgrades to the TMPC ISSE Guard system.
  • Develop solutions to technical problems that require in-depth technical knowledge and explain those technical solutions, practices and procedures to others within the organization.
  • Work directly with other Government agencies, AFRL and their contractor representatives, communicating with colleagues across multiple areas and explain technical solutions, practices, and procedures.
  • Develops, updates, and improves security documentation, maintain security activities schedules, and conduct weekly/monthly reporting of the LAN configuration and loading. 
  • Perform Information Assurance and Certification of critical information systems. 
  • Advise the customer during periodic policy reviews to maintain compliance with applicable security requirements and regulations.

The successful candidate will be a member of an onsite Government team, be expected to work independently, and in accordance with published schedules.

Basic Qualifications

  • BS degree and 4 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with less than 2 years of prior relevant experience administering Windows-based domains, servers, and workstations in a small, complex network environment. 
  • Familiarity with Event Viewer, VMWare, Active Directory, Group Policy, HBSS, and/or LINUX System Administration.  Security+, CISSP, or equivalent certification.
  • Active TS/SCI clearance

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience on Cross-Domain solutions and applying DoD security policies, procedures, rules, and regulations for secure areas.

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

Yes, 10%

Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI

Travel:

Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Network Administration and Ops

Pay Range:

  

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.

Pay and Benefits

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].

Commitment to Diversity

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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