Leidos is a FORTUNE 500 company bringing a mix of innovative technology and sector expertise to customers in the national security, engineering, and the health industries. Leidos is seeking a Network Engineer Lead for a position as part of a team supporting the Defense Information Security Agency (DISA) in Fort Meade, MD. This is a full time position that must work in Fort Meade, MD. No full time telework is allowed.
The Network Engineer Lead position supports UCSA Government Cloud Environment. Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Establishes Network information requirements using analysis of the Network engineer(s) in the development of enterprise-wide or large-scale networking infrastructure (CAN, MAN, WAN).
Designs architecture to include the software, hardware and communications to support the total requirements as well as provide for present and future cross-functional requirements and interfaces.
Ensures these Network systems are compatible and in compliance with the standards for open systems architectures, the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) and International Standards Organization (ISO) reference models and profiles of standards - such as Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) Open Systems Environment (OSE) reference model - as they apply to the implementation and specification of Information Management (IM) solution of the network layers, across the application program interface (API) and the external environment/software application.
Ensures that the network/transport layers of the common operating environment are compliant.
Evaluates analytically and systematically problems of work flows and network usage, organization and planning and develops appropriate corrective action.
Provides daily supervision and direction to staff.
Responsible for deploying both a classified and unclassified instance of the newly built UCSA environment into a cloud environment at both IL-5 & IL-6.
Support the creation, documentation, and maintenance of a UCSA Government Cloud Environment Service Design Plan that shall define all aspects of the service throughout all stages of its lifecycle.
Bachelor's of Art or Bachelor's of Science in a technical discipline; additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of degree. Can be waived if approved by the Prime contractor.
Minimum of eight (8) years of experience. Can be waived if approved by the Prime contractor.
Demonstrated expertise in Federal Government Network Management is absolutely necessary.
Experience in deploying and maintaining cloud networks.
Experience with AWS GovCloud
Qualified IA personnel IAW DoD 8570/DoD 8140, minimum IAT II.
Active Secret Clearance Required with ability to obtain a Top Secret
Must be a US Citizen
Experience with DISA Network Enclaves
Ability to obtain a Top Secret if required by the contract
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:Yes, 25%
Clearance Level Required:Secret
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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