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Leidos is seeking a Network Engineer to support Post Production Software Support (PPSS) and Post Deployment Software Support (PDSS) engineering and technical services to the CECOM Software Engineering Center Mission Command Division based in Aberdeen MD with operations located at both Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD and Ft. Sill/Lawton, OK. This position is located in Lawton, OK/Ft. Sill.
The Network Engineer will support our Army customer in creating capabilities and providing technical services and subject matter expertise in Mission Command, Fires and C2 Maneuver systems. You will provide technical support to the Family of Tactical and Strategic Mission Command systems to include: FBCB2, JCR, JBC-P, FSS, Common Software, BCCS, TSI, GCCS-A, TS3, TDI, CPI2, DCO, TDM, COE v3, CPCE, Command Web, DDS, CPOF, GCCS-A; SICPS and MIP/ACIS as well as the US Army’s FIRES Family of Systems including: AFATDS, JADOCS, FOS, FF-Q37, FF-Q36, Centaur LWTFDS, PVM, MMS-P, PFED, LCMR Q50, AN/TQP-53 and LCMR Q49.
Perform network engineering functions including design, implementation, and optimization.
Assess evolving user needs, translate these into network changes through network reconfiguration, hardware and software acquisitions, installation and test.
Collaborate with the team to solve engineering problems (or managing the solution of engineering problems) in the functional area to which assigned.
Administer, operate and secure Government networks including SIPRNet, NIPRNet, DREN, SDREN, and JMETC
Provide network support for development facilities and laboratories; support/manage/operate network hardware and updates, network SW Tools, and network test equipment/tools
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering or other Technical Discipline and 2- 4 years of relevant experience. Additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
Active Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Certification or Similar CISCO Certification
Current / Active CompTIA Security + Certification
Previous experience with network engineering
Some knowledge in the application of current and emerging network software and hardware technology and protocols
Active Secret clearance
Industry CCNP certification is desirable
Operating System Certification (Windows, Linux or Virtual Machine)
Familiarity with DOD networking environment a strong plus.
Familiarity with CECOM Software Engineering Center Post Production Software Sustainment (PPSS) processes
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Leidos is a Fortune 500® 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 44,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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