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Senior Network Engineer ( R-00073552 )

Technology

Senior Network Engineer

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Chantilly, Virginia, United States

Description

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking Network Engineers with TS/SCI poly to work on a government (IT) contract in the Chantilly, VA, area. The Network Engineer will provide cradle to grave support to a mission critical project. The selected candidate will maintain the network hardware and software as well as monitor the network to ensure network availability to all system users; and perform the necessary maintenance to support network availability. Tasks may include: participate in the development of new network designs, assess network management architecture, document the architecture, develop test plans, and conduct the testing effort.

Must be dynamic, innovative, self-starting problem solver. Must have the aptitude and attitude to tackle unsolved technical challenges.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Design, Install, Configure and support the customers data systems
  • Maintain the network hardware and software as well as monitor the network to ensure network availability to all system users
  • Perform the necessary maintenance to support network availability
  • Utilization of various data sources will be necessary to fully understand the issues and inform the solution, have skillsets in network monitoring tools and deep analysis of network data
  • Evaluate network service requests and validate/triage inquiries
  • Analyze existing and future network infrastructure and services requirements
  • Network hardware and software testing, implementation, integration, and management
  • Create and update network infrastructure documentation
  • Assist with the development of network architecture and roadmaps
  • Support network refresh efforts
  • Network troubleshooting (Tier 3 & 4 level support)
  • Active TS/SCI clearance with polygraph
  • BS and 12-15 years of prior relevant experience or additional relevant experience may be substituted in lieu of degree.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with networks and secure communications.
  • Knowledge of Routing and Switching systems (Cisco & Juniper)
  • Hands on experience with firewalls
  • Hands on experience establishing and troubleshooting VPNs
  • Hands on experience and demonstrated understanding of VMWare
  • Hands on experience and demonstrated understanding of IPv6 Networks
  • Experience with network performance optimization.
  • Knowledge of data center networking.
  • Experience with network design, network architecture, and creating network documentation.
  • Desired:
  • Experience coding in scripting languages (Bash, Python, and/or PowerShell)
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
  • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) Routing & Switching
  • Amazon Web Service (AWS) Solutions Architect
  • CompTIA A+
  • CompTIA Network+
  • CompTIA Security+
  • VMware Certified Professional

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