The Defense Group in Leidos has a career opportunity for an AV/VTC Technician in Stuttgart, Germany.
This program will provide our war fighters support in their mission to keep threats and vulnerabilities as low as possible by ensuring that their computer network is stable, undisrupted and secure so lives and mission are not jeopardized. This position will specifically support a Department of Defense (DoD) organization, supporting enablement of AFRICOM’s mission objectives and will require some OCONUS travel.
•Maintain, analyze, troubleshoot, repair and support switching and routing devices, firewalls, load balancers, alarmed carrier devices, uninterruptable power supplies, and in-line network encryption devices, which deliver the Command’s AudioVisual and Video Teleconferencing capabilities.
•Configure devices in accordance with security policies.
•Develop and maintain IP address schemes for all assigned networks, and annually review and update the Master IP Routing Schema.
•Troubleshoot and correct all detected or reported network faults or outages.
•Provide assistance via remote access, phone, or in person.
•Manage and maintain Multi-media Streaming Systems and Video Teleconferencing (VTC) ranging from simple desktop to more complex integrated AV systems.
•Provide first line fault monitoring on the customers networks making best use of available network management tools.
•Receive, confirm and classify network reported faults identified by customers or performance management tools.
•Work in dynamic fast paced environments that require team interaction and coordination of efforts.
•Operate, maintain, and manage the LAN infrastructure (e.g., switching and routing devices, firewalls, load balancers, alarmed carrier devices, uninterruptible power supplies, in-line network encryption devices).
•Provide VIP fly-away comms support.
•Provide maintenance and operation AV, VTC, and maintenance of Voice services.
•Coordinate hardware and software system installation and ensures specifications are met.
•Create and maintain thorough documentation for all incident resolutions and troubleshooting instructions in the Knowledge Databases.
•Work with hardware and software vendors to verify timely product delivery and ensuring that new equipment is installed and ready to operate on schedule.
•Provide remote support and/or travel to customer sites as required.
**MUST be able to lift a minimum of 30lbs to support this position**
•BA/BS and 3+ years recent specialized or AA/AS +5 years recent specialized or a major cert + 7 years recent specialized or 9 years of recent specialized experience.
•DOD 8570 IAT II compliance (CompTIA Security +, equal or greater).
•Must have CCNA – Video (Collaboration) Certification.
•Experience with Cisco Routers and Switches, Video Teleconferencing (VTC) systems and networking.
•Must be TESA Eligible.
•Must have an active DOD TS/SCI security clearance.
•ITIL v3 - Foundation.
•Understanding of DoD Military standards.
•Experience with DoD IT security requirements.
External Referral Eligible
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI
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 40,000 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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