Salary Range: £45,000 - £50,000p/a, with potential to increase for truly exceptional performance at assessment
Are you ready to make an impact?
We are in search of a Network Engineer for our Leidos engineering capability. The successful Systems Engineer will have a full understanding of the principles of systems engineering, will have prior experience as a Network Engineer on a major programme involving accepting and integrating deliveries from suppliers.
Using your experience in Network Engineering, you will be responsible for working with customers and suppliers to execute Systems Engineering activities across the full lifecycle.
Are you ready for your next career challenge?
At Leidos, we deliver innovative solutions through the efforts of our diverse and talented people who are dedicated to our customers’ success. We empower our teams in the UK to address some of the most complex problems in defence, government, safety and security, and transportation. Everything we do is built on a commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our people, and our community. Our Mission, Vision, and Values guide the way we do business.
As a Network Engineer in Leidos you will be working on one of our key programs delivering support on a complex and ever changing MOD system. You will be working on a system that is directly involved in ensuring the National Security of the UK.
What you will do
Your primary responsibility will be to manage and maintain a small but complex network which incorporates multiple technologies with a focus on the security and stability of the network. The actual work you will perform consists of a blend of operational support alongside specific project activity. Occasional travel to other Leidos and customer sites may be required. Keeping an eye on the technology landscape is essential too – identification of new and relevant technologies to solve problems and make improvements is part of the job.
What we are looking for
Current clearance, or the ability to gain DV clearance.
Proven hands-on network engineering experience.
CCNA or higher.
Deep understanding of TCP/IP model.
Hands-on experience with monitoring, network diagnostic and network analytics tools.
Solid analytical and problem-solving skills.
Familiarity with Firewall technologies to include Cisco ASA and Palo Alto.
Experience with configuring and maintenance of Cisco Call Manager.
It would be nice if you had:
OpManager and PRTG skills
Familiarity with Solarwinds Kiwi toolset.
Working knowledge of radio technologies, in particular ROIP.
Knowledge of JSP440 security guidelines.
Experience of working with industry partners and platform integrators to support platform integration and installation.
Location: This role will be based in Herefordshire, with very occasional travel to other sites.
This role will require DV clearance.
What do we do for you?:
At Leidos we are PASSIONATE about customer success, UNITED as a team and INSPIRED to make a difference. We offer meaningful and engaging careers, a collaborative culture, and support for your career goals, all while nurturing a healthy work-life balance.
We provide an employment package that attracts, develops and retains only the best in talent. Our reward scheme includes:
• Contributory Pension Scheme
• Private Medical Insurance
• 33 days Annual Leave (including public and privilege holidays)
• Access to Flexible benefits (including life assurance, health schemes, childcare vouchers and cycle to work scheme)
Commitment to Diversity:
We welcome applications from every part of the community and are committed to a truly diverse and inclusive culture. We foster a sense of belonging, welcoming all perspectives and contributions, and providing equal access to opportunities and resources for everyone.
If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know, and we will respond in a way that best fits your needs.
In order to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. 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® 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 $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
Pay and Benefits
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Commitment to Diversity
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.