Network Engineer. Sr. III

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The Health Products and Solutions Group is currently seeking a network engineer to support a large healthcare contract in Baltimore.

The successful candidate will serve as a member of the Network Engineering team responsible for providing network operations support for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Candidate must be familiar with basic networking concepts and technologies, including routing and switching.

Designs and plans network communications systems. Provides specifications and detailed schematics for network architecture. 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. 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.


       Provide Tier 2 support in the Network Command Center (NCC).

     Assist with planning, design and implementation of local and remote Cisco network hardware, software and procedures.

       Maintain technical expertise in identifying, evaluating, selecting or developing systems.

       Maintain voice network configurations.

       Prepare or ensure that appropriate network documentation exists, including operational instructions and diagrams.

       Provide regular monitoring and network analysis regarding short and long-range planning for in-house systems.

       Assist with designing networks or portions of networks that include selection of hardware and software packages.

       Perform installation, testing, maintenance of documentation and support of network infrastructure components.

       Daily duties will include responding to customer originated trouble tickets and service request along with planning and executing controlled changes within the infrastructure

       Services provided will include customer moves/adds/changes and may require after hours and/or weekend support


BS and 4 – 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 – 6 years of prior relevant experience. 


Required Skills:

       Develop, support and maintain operations of Cisco network technologies within the CMS environment and associated sub-systems including, moves, adds and changes, fault isolation and resolution, and end-user support

       Extensive hands-on experience with Cisco network technologies

       Perform integration and analysis for a Cisco network devices

       Assist with planning and execution of major component upgrades and installations for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services network consisting of Cisco technologies

       Integration of new components into existing infrastructure including system management tools, logging and reporting capabilities

       Services provided will include customer moves/adds/changes and may require after hours and/or weekend support

       Demonstrated understanding of the Cisco Network infrastructure and best practices


All candidates supporting the CMS programs must have lived in the United States at least three (3) out of the last five (5) years prior in order to be considered.


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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