Network Engineer (642058)

  • 02/19/2018

Job Description


Leidos has a career opportunity for a Network Engineer located in Bridgewater, VA.


The job of the Network Engineer is to Design networks for new programs to include slow/high latency links, DMVPN, and encryptors. Some travel required.


-Review and optimize current program networks for best performance to include but not limited to dynamic and static routes, STP, TCP tuning, Micro Tik, and TCP accelerators

-Monitor links and review logs to ensure performance and security posture

-Create router and switch configurations in accordance to DISA STIGs to be implemented by remote administrators

-Create Cisco ASA w/Firepower and McAfee HIPS firewall/ IPS policies

-Remotely administrate a site with no local personnel

-Mentor Junior IT System Engineers on the basics of networking

-Document all network configurations through diagrams and standard operating procedures (SOPs)

-Ability to communicate network theory to non-network administrators

-Learn other IT technologies in the information system by helping other team members



-Bachelor’s degree and 5 years network engineering experience. Additional 2 years of experience may be used in lieu of a degree

-Security+ and CCNA certification required.

-Ability to identify issues and research fixes

-Knowledge of DISA STIGs and how to implement hardening to network devices i.e. Routers, L3/L2 switches, Cisco ASAs, firewalls

-Strong desire to grow and learn new IT technologies

-Be willing to relocate to our Bridgewater, VA office

-Be able to obtain a passport and visa to travel internationally

-Be able to travel to CONUS and OCNUS locations 25% of the year

-Able to work long, irregular hours in hardship and hazardous locations when OCONUS

-Must be able to successfully accomplish the CONUS Replacement Center course which requires successful deployment physical, immunizations, and training

-Must be a US Citizen

-Must have or be able to acquire a TS/SCI


-CCNP or another advanced certification is preferred


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 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. JBLeidos ICBJMETA ICGP500