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Leidos is hiring a Network Management Administrator. All work will be performed onsite at the National Maritime Intelligence Center in Suitland, MD.
The purpose of this effort is to provide dedicated network management system (NMS) administration support for the JWICS network supporting the Hopper Information Services Center (HISC), the Office of Naval Intelligence (ONI), and worldwide Navy N2’s. this task also includes managing and monitoring the Hopper’s NMS of choice, SOLARWINDS. The contractor will be responsible for account creation and management on the local NMS only along with reviewing system logs and customizing reports based on government requirements. The contractor will only be required to provide technical assistance on an ‘as needed’ basis for remote NMS instantiation and will fine tune the existing NMS toolsets that will involve configuring objects that equate to managed “nodes or hosts”.
The Network Operations Division (ISC-N31) is responsible for providing network administration and engineering related support for elements within the National Maritime Intelligence Center (NMIC) and locations around the world. This ranges from providing simple patching actions between network components to configuring hardware and security solutions to performing network administration functions. The responsibilities of the technician(s) assigned to ISC-N31 are primarily at the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) Layers one through four however knowledge of systems/applications working at the higher layers is imperative to the continued success of the ISC-N31 and its various supported customers.
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Review current SOLARWINDS configuration on local enterprise, verify and ensure all network assets are being monitored (switches, routers, firewalls, servers, etc).
Perform gap analysis and develop plan to reduce gap of assets monitored.
Research and develop technical implementation plan for use of PKE on the ISE-TACACS+ servers.
Configure current SOLARWINDS for optimal use.
Ensure appropriate system logs are being captured and reviewed, objects are properly labeled, and key interfaces monitored.
Review software patches and upgrades for both the ISE-TACACS+ and SOLARWINDS toolsets, develop implementation plans, submit appropriate configuration change requests, and execute updates local process timelines.
Review system logs, identify anomalies, failed logins attempts, unusual activity, etc., daily. Research unusual activity and develop corrective actions.
Required Experience, Skills, and Education:
High School diploma and 5 or more years experience in network administration.
5 or more years experience with network management systems administration (e.g Extahop, Solarwinds, EM7, HP Openview, etc).
Proficient in the use of CISCO ISE-TACACS+ and Solarwinds toolsets.
Proficient in configuring and fault isolation of CISCO devices using: SNMPv3, TCP/IP, Syslog, TACACS+, Netflow, and subnetting.
Proficient in writing technical and non-technical papers.
CISCO Certified Network Associate (CCNA).
Active TS/SCI clearance required.
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