The Leidos Defense Group has a career opportunity for a Network Engineer to join their team at Ft. Belvoir, VA. Come join Leidos and feel appreciated while using your skills to do meaningful work! Leidos is exploding with opportunity to make this your best step in your career.
The Engineer will perform network management from network design through implementation, maintenance, and upgrading of existing networks; Analyzes design, specifications, and related documents; Implements communication system requirements to support the distributed functionality of a software engineering environment; Analyzes network characteristics (e.g. understanding routers and switches, installing and maintaining security patches on servers, CISCO ISE. Experience with in-depth protocol analysis with tcpdump and F5 load balancers, and Palo Alto Firewalls.
Requires BS and 4+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2+ years of prior relevant experience; additional experience in lieu of degree.
Certification in routing such as a Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) or higher.
Shall have "Security+" related certification.
Must possess an active DoD 8570, IAT Level II Certification at your start date.
Active DoD Top Secret/SCI Clearance
CWIP Yrs Experience: IAT 3+ Recommended
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
External Referral Bonus $:$5000
Potential for Telework:Yes, 25%
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Network Administration and Ops
Effective October 1, in order to enter Leidos facilities in the US and to attend Leidos business events outside our facilities, employees will be required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. Effective December 8, all Leidos employees must be fully vaccinated (2 weeks past final dose) unless they are entitled to a legal accommodation. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.
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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