Network Engineer - TS/SCI w/Poly Required

  • Job Reference: 90137419-2
  • Date Posted: 23 May 2019
  • Recruiter: LEIDOS
  • Location: Chantilly, Virginia
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Network Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Job Description:

The Network Engineer position is in direct support of the enterprise Operations and Maintenance (O&M) team responsible for a very large and complex network infrastructure. The position requires an up-to-date knowledge in network engineering, with the ability to complete very difficult and complex assignments. The candidate is expected to provide network administration (ie switch/Router installation and configuration), crypto support, patching (ie 3rd party apps, desktop, and server), and have monitoring experience (ie SCOM and SolarWinds). The candidate will also need to have a basic understanding of virtual server configuration regarding high availability, cluster nodes, Hyper-V, and standalone.

Typical responsibilities include:
  • Provide Active Directory, Server/Destktop, and Thin Client support
  • Maintain the network hardware and software and monitor the network to ensure network availability to all system users;
  • Perform the necessary maintenance to support network availability
  • Perform installations, upgrades, support and problem resolution for mainly Linux based operating systems.

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or similar field with 12+ years of experience. Additional experience in lieu of degree.
  • 6+ years of Network Engineering experience with increasingly complex responsibilities during the time period;
  • Must have demonstrated experience with backup technologies like NetApp and Data Protection Management (DPM)
  • 1+ year of Juniper experience;
  • 1+ years of experience coding in Scripting languages (, Python, and/or PowerShell) and Java
  • Demonstrated experience with the operation of Cisco network Switches, Routers, IOS commands, Juniper Firewalls, etc.
  • Occasional OCONUS and CONUS travel to sites for installation and maintenance
  • An active TS/SCI with Polygraph is required for this position

Desired Qualifications
  • Experience Azure
  • Cisco CCNA/CCNP certification;