Leidos is seeking qualified candidates for Software Information technology engineers to support the infrastructure development and operations of a large scale DevSecOps environment and the implementation of a big data solution. The solutions developed will support the operations and deployment of a large scale distributed simulation training capability for the DOD. This position will be a part of a larger team of engineers and senior architects and involve a wide range of challenging and fast paced solutions to bring "leap-ahead" technology into the realm of state of the art. The position requires hands-on development of network and IT appliance solutions requiring in-depth understanding of network and IT solutions, conditions and features.
A successful candidate will demonstrate understanding of network architecture issues including effects on latency and throughput. A demonstrated experience with automated tools and appliances is required as those aspects of the system will be required to minimize network management and maintenance, and adapt to changing network conditions. Experience with cloud and virtual servers is necessary to succeed and understanding of tools and applications used in their management is required. the candidate may shift areas of involvement depending on the needs of the evolving program, but a candidate should anticipate dealing with specifications for network architecture, evaluating and recommending new technologies to enhance current capabilities, and performing needs assessments. Network operations are also in play and duties may include monitoring, installation, modification, testing and servicing of network equipment.
Possess or be able to acquire a DOD Secret clearance
BS in Information technology or related field
Demonstrate at least 4 years of engineering level design, development and implementation of network architectures and solutions
Demonstrate involvement with distributed systems and experience with solving latency issues
Demonstrated experience in an Agile Development environment
Specific experience with DOD networks
Specific experience with modeling and simulation environments
Specific experience with distributed training systems
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:Yes, 100%
Clearance Level Required:None
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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