Leidos Defense Enterprise and Cyber Solutions (E&CS) is searching for a Network Transport Lead for an exciting new business opportunity supporting the United States Space Force (USSF) to provide a Terrestrial Software Defined mesh Network referred to as meshONE-T. The Network Transport Lead is responsible for leading all activities across all aspects of the Transport Network for the meshONE-T Program, including architecture, design and development of the meshONE-T Transport Network, leveraging MBSE concepts.
This challenging Program will support the USSF in developing a prototype/pathfinder for a scalable, resilient, cyber-secure data transport network to support the portfolio of United States Space Force (USSF) missions and Air Force ground systems.
The Network Transport Lead is responsible for all Network-related tasks during program startup and implementation, including establishing the Network Transport team for contract execution.
Works closely with the Program Chief Engineer to provide a MBSE-based Network Transport architecture and fielded solution(s) that adhere to the Program schedule and budget.
Works closely with the Program Chief Engineer providing status, establishing approval processes and obtaining reach-back support from Network Transport-related programs throughout Leidos to deliver successful program execution.
Works closely with the USSF Network Transport Lead and other customer leadership at the most senior levels regarding the delivery of a SD-WAN Network Transport solution for meshONE-T.
Mentors and coaches other Network Transport technical staff.
DoD Top Secret Clearance with confirmed SCI eligibility.
Master's degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college with 15 or more years of cyber engineering experience; or a Doctorate in a technical discipline from an accredited college with 13 or more years of cyber engineering experience.
2 or more years as the Network Transport for a large scale program(s).
5 or more years supporting Network Transport architecture, design and development.
Experience leading a team of Network Transport professionals to design and implement mesh networks.
Ability to telecommute with significant travel expected to the DC Metro area and various USSF locations, primarily Los Angeles Air Force Base and USSF facilities in Colorado Springs, CO.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills, with the ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a team environment.
Ability to work with customer and Network Transport stakehholders to achieve success.
Experience with standard Network Transport and Digital engineering concepts to produce working solutions.
IAT Level II Certification (one of the following): Security+ CE, CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, CND, SSCP, CASP+ CE, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), GCED, GCIH.
Experience with MBSE leveraged for Network Architecture and Design
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
External Referral Bonus $:
Potential for Telework:Yes, 100%
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI
Travel:Yes, 25% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Network Administration and Ops
Pay Range:Pay Range $136,500.00 - $210,000.00 - $283,500.00
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