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Job #: R-00083407
Location: Fort Belvoir, VA
Category: Network Administration and Ops
Schedule (FT/PT): Part Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $3000
Group: Defense

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Description

Job Description:

Leidos is hiring a Network Engineer to support the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) at Fort Belvoir, Virginia. An active Secret is required with the ability to get TS/SCI; all work is onsite. Please note this position is initially 40hrs a week for the first month and then will drop to 12-15hrs a week for an undetermined amount of time. 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provides specifications and detailed schematics for network architecture. 

  • Conducts cost/benefit analysis and provides specific detailed information for hardware and software selection, implementation techniques and tools for the most efficient solution to meet business needs, including present and future capacity requirements. 

  • Conducts testing of network design. 

  • Responsible for monitoring network hardware operations to ensure properly set configuration options. 

  • Plans implementation of enhancements and upgrades to the network. 

  • Develop network automation standards, procedures and best practices to meet day to day needs and project requirements.  

  • Responsible for the testing, analysis, implementation and integration of new networking infrastructure, services and features, focusing on the ability to deliver repeatable solutions that can be reused by peer teams and workflows. 

  • Advises network users of hardware requirements, configurations, and limitations. 

  • Maintains technical expertise in all areas of network and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, multiplexers, firewalls, hubs, bridges, gateways, etc. 

  • Evaluates and reports on new communications technologies to enhance capabilities of the network. 


Basic Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with various network types including LANs, WANs, WLANs, SANs, and VoIP networks.

  • Understanding of the OSI model and configuration of routing protocols such as EIGRP, OSPF, MPLS, BGP, and LDP.

  • Education and Experience Level: Bachelor’s degree with 4+ years of experience; or a Master’s degree with 2+ years of experience.

  • Years of experience may be used in lieu of degree.

  • Possess a current Secret clearance 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Top Secret Clearance with SCI eligibility. 

  • Cisco CCNA, CCNP, CCIE, Juniper JNCIA, JNCIS, or JNCIE certification.

  • Current IA Certifications such as Security +, CISSP, etc.

  • ITIL® v3 or ITIL® v4 Foundation certification.

Pay Range:

Pay Range $65,000.00 - $100,000.00 - $135,000.00

Covid Guidance

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. 

About Leidos

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.

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Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

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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.

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