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Job #: R-00053921
Location: Aberdeen, MD
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

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Description

Job Description:

As a Senior Computer Systems Engineer, you will provide Systems Engineering technical expertise to C5ISR Center Sustaining Base Network Assurance Branch (SBNAB) Defensive Cyber Operations (DCO) Security Operations Center (SOC). Beyond advising and guiding technical matters, you are tasked with driving implementation and adoption of new tools, research, capabilities, frameworks, and methodologies while ensuring those already in use are implemented, utilized properly, and improved. You are expected to assist in planning, implementing, and supporting local and wide-area infrastructure and network solutions between multiple platforms. This position is located at Aberdeen Proving Grounds, MD and requires an active Secret clearance with ability to obtain Top Secret/SCI clearance.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Manage / Lead planning and implementation of Linux based security solutions across a variety of networks and environments.

  • Work within a team supporting a technical project planning environment.

  • Monitor, troubleshoot, and resolve hardware, software, and network issues and coordinate with vendors for installation of such items as servers and switches.

  • Monitor all activities of the network facilities and ensures high system availability

  • Provide technical support in all customer interaction situations, including receipt of specifications, design, test, and response to service requests.

  • Debug and test network, infrastructure and system inter-operability

  • Provide initial implementation support of subscriber hardware to assure proper execution

  • Provide resolution for system failures or degradations

  • Provide RMF and accreditation efforts

  • Support projects and provide or maintain documentation as required

Basic Qualifications

  • BS degree and 8+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6+ years of prior relevant experience.

  • Relevant experience should include 8+ years of the following:

- Systems administration and network operations

- Supporting a classified network, configuring/maintaining routers/switches/firewalls

- Cybersecurity and privacy principles used to manage risks related to the use, processing, storage, and transmission of information or data

- Working knowledge of defense-in-depth principles, network/HW/SW security architecture, network topology, IT device integrity, and common security elements, ITIL framework and best practices

- Developing and maintaining technical documents, analyses, and reports

  • Must possess an active Secret clearance with ability to obtain Top Secret/SCI clearance

  • DoD 8570 Compliant IAT Level III and CSSP Infrastructure Support Certifications such as RHCA, RHCE, CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC Security+ CE, CND, SSCP, CEH

Preferred Qualifications

  • Extensive experience with DoD and classified networks

  • Experience with RMF

  • Experience designing and managing high-availability services

  • Experience with enterprises to include LINUX and cloud technologies

  • Excellent verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills

  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and decision-making capabilities

  • Team player with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment

  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-pasted environment and to work independently

SBNAB

APG

External Referral Eligible

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Secret

Travel:

Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Systems Engineering

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, 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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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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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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