Network Operations Administrator

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Information Technology - Networks
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The Health Products and Solutions Operation currently has an opening for a Network Operations Administrator to support a large healthcare contract in Rockville, MD. This position is contingent on contract award.

Primary Responsibilities:

Perform network operations support including installation/removal, changes, moves, adds, audits, disposition of equipment, cabling and disconnection services, status reporting, environmental monitoring, troubleshooting, firewall management, operations, maintenance, and problem resolution.
Perform environmental monitoring, which shall be accomplished through in-place systems with alerts/alarms supplemented with new or additional devices to ensure the environment is operating within limits.
Assist with network performance monitoring and provide status and measurements for the operational environment.
Execute the escalation process for alerts as needed.
Operate and maintain automated tools to monitor networks, in real-time, to respond to problems and perform break/fix services (physical or logical)and proactively identify performance degradation.
Install and remove network hardware and software as well as perform routine IMACs for infrastructure devices and software.
Provide incident management and analysis.
Manage user accounts as needed for access and maintaining network resources.
Support sending of logs real time or near real time to the approved Security Event and Incident Management System as directed by the customer.
Manage configurations and prepare bills of materials for network equipment and assist with equipment orders, including performing research as needed.
Support VPN or equivalent remote access for all Government-furnished devices.
Provide weekly reports of VPN (or equivalent) usage and network traffic reports.


Basic Qualifications:
A Master’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Systems or equivalent and 3 or more years’ experience in Network Management platforms. A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Systems or equivalent and five (5) years general work experience (of which three (3) years have been spent on Network Management) is considered equivalent to a Master’s degree and three (3) years’ experience. With a PhD, one (1) year of general experience is required.

Desired Qualifications:
Desired Certifications – CCNA, Desired Skills – Experience with Cisco Nexus, Catalyst, and Wireless products

Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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