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Sr. Network Engineer

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Job Number:
647188
Job Category:
Information Technology - Networks
Location:
LAUREL, MD US
Schedule:
Full-time
Travel:
Yes, 10% of the time
Shift:
Day Job
Potential for Teleworking:
No
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
None
Description:
Leidos has a career opening for a Sr. Network Engineer in Laurel, MD.

PROGRAM SUMMARY:
This unique network engineering opportunity will allow you to participate on a high-visibility DoD/Intel program that provides IT support, systems integration and life cycle support, enterprise application development, network engineering, information systems security (ISS), and 24x7x365 multi-tiered support to mission-focused offices worldwide.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
•Conduct complex network problem analysis.
•Resolve complex network and telecommunications problems. 
•Research, recommend, and evaluate network performance, optimization, and security solutions. 
•Optimize end-to-end network system performance and traffic flow management. 
•Minimize network latency and maximize data throughput through problem analysis and use of network performance analytic tools. 
•Assist system engineers and cross organizational teams to formulate solutions in response to mission requirements.
•Design and verify network solutions to support requirements for routing protocols, policy based routing, traffic shaping, border gateway protocols, tunneling IP Security, network address translations, network security, firewall contexts, load-balancing, latency, data throughput, WAN acceleration, and monitoring.
•Introduce and integrate new network and telecommunications technologies. 
•Provide guidance and leadership to Level 0-2 network engineers.
•Verify and validate activities of Level 0-2 network engineers, ensure approved methods and procedures are followed.

Qualifications:
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
•Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college or university is required;5 additional years of experience in Network Engineering disciplines may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.
•15 years experience as a Network Engineer in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
•Must possess an active CCNP certification (CCNP-Routing and Switching, Security, Video or Voice.)
•Must be able to routinely lift 35 lbs. 
•You must have an active TS/SCI with Polygraph clearance to start the program.


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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