Deputy Operations Manager / SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE IL

  • 01/29/2018

Job Description


The Deputy OM manages an operations team of over 200 contractors for the DISA Global Operations Center.  The operations team is geographically dispersed, provides 24x7 support, and responsible for incident management, restoral, and reporting of optical and legacy network, IP core, and Unified Capability events. The Deputy PM works closely with functional team managers and senior Network Operations Center (NOC) management to establish cross functional processes and procedures and establish standard policies and procedures which are ITIL based and reflect the overall mission of the GSM-O.

· Oversee and direct all aspects of network operations

·  Directly manage contractor support staff

· Coordinate subordinate employee recruitment, selection and training, performance assessment, work assignments, salary, and recognition/disciplinary actions

·  Identification and management of issues, risks, dependencies

· Troubleshoot and resolve connectivity and network problems

·  Status reporting to the task order manager and customer

· Creating, documenting, and executing action plans

·  Work with the customer and external stakeholders to accomplish program goals in which we are dependent on them completing tasks

·  Manages aspects of multiple operations tasks simultaneously

·   Monitor, adjusts and reports on operations performance, budget and schedule

·   Some travel may be required






·   Typically requires a BA/BS or equivalent experience and 10 years prior relevant experience or Masters with 8 years prior relevant experience. Generally has 4+ years experience supervising or leading teams or projects.  4 years of relevant experience may be considered in lieu of degree.

·   Proven network or NOC managerial experience

·   Experience supervising staff

·   Experience in assigning tasks to contractor personnel, supervising on-going technical efforts, and managing contract performance identified by the customer

·   In-depth knowledge in network operations, incident management, trouble management, problem management, and continuity of operations

·   Technical depth in network services and architecture (BGP, OSPF, DHCP, DNS, TCP/IP, WAN, VPN, VLAN, VRF, etc)

·   Strong written and verbal communication skills

·   Experience supporting and briefing a customer

·   Ability to make decisions and escalate when needed

·   Self-starter with the ability to work independently with little to no supervision.

·   Possess an active DoD Secret Security Clearance with eligibility for a Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI)

·   Ability to obtain DoD 8570 certification at IAT level II, Security+ CE


Additional Desired Qualifications

·   Large complex network operations experience

·   Master's degree in a relevant technical discipline

·   Working knowledge of IT networks, to include network appliances (e.g., routers, load balancers, domain name servers, firewalls)

·   ITIL certification


 External Referral Eligible

Leidos Overview:
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