Network Engineer

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Information Technology - Networks
Yes, 10% of the time
Day Job
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Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Top Secret

Do you LOVE Network Engineering? Because if you do, we have an opening where you get to work at our customer site on Wright-Patterson AFB, in Dayton, OH. Fun right!!! If you are a dedicated, talented and experienced Network Engineer and want to work as part of a leading-edge research and engineering, design and development team then please keep reading. Leidos seeks mission and team-oriented individuals who enjoy working as an individual contributor in highly collaborative teams.


Your mission:

- Work as part of a team to ensure maximum performance of a high traffic network infrastructure while maintaining system integrity and stability. 
- This is a highly dynamic lab environment, so on a daily basis, your responsibilities will change.  
- Your responsibilities include adding, removing and modifying physical network interconnects, UTP, and OM3 fiber; changing Cisco network configuration such as switch and port management, VLAN tagging, trunking, and routing; creating or modifying virtual machines, VMWare VSphere/EXSi and/or Microsft Hyper-V; creating or modifying NetApp configuration and creating shares (NFS, SMB, or iSCCI), reviewing syslog files for issues, reviewing NetBackup log, and documenting modifications and maintain configuration management.



What you must have to be successful in this mission:

- BS and at least 4 years of prior relevant experience or 4 additional years of experience may be used in lieu of degree

- Must have an active DoD Secret Security clearance with the ability to obtain a Top Secret security clearance

- 3 years of experience with IP networks with a focus on network maintenance and administration

- General understanding of Cisco routing and switching, to include understanding the concept of VLAN/802.1q

- Ability to program routers, switches, encryption devices, VOIP devices and other network hardware.

-Working knowledge of Windows 7, 10, Server 2012R2-2016 administration, and experience/exposure to the following:

    - Configuration of DNS and DHCP servers.

    - Basic knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory.

    - Defining, documenting, and enforcing system standards.

    - Designing, recommending and implementing new solutions to improve the resilience of network operations.

    - Monitoring network performance and troubleshooting problems and outages.

    - Securing network systems with policies that define and monitor access.

    - Working knowledge of network storage appliances, such as NetAPP and/or FreeNAS.

- CompTia Security+ certification

- Strong communications skills and ability to interact with customers.

- Passion for learning

- Desire to work with others in a research environment.


What we would love for you to have experience in:

- Designing, developing, implementing, and maintaining network infrastructure

- Determining network bandwidth needs and recommend measures to meet those requirements

- CCNA - Cisco Certified Network Association certification

- Direct system installation

- Maintaining firewall and managing security

- Assisting in minor network changes





External Referral Eligible

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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