Network Architect (648522)

  • 02/19/2018

Job Description


Leidos has a current job opportunity for a Network Engineer. The candidate will be a member of the Network Assurance Team on the DSIA GSM-O program. This position can be located in Ft. Meade, MD or Chambersburg, PA.

Job Description:

Perform network architecture reviews, and provide recommendations on network security strategy, and network instrumentation to support defensive cyber operations.

Primary Responsibilities:

• Conduct network security architecture reviews to determine the size, and placement of intrusion monitoring equipment during the customer onboarding process.

• Conduct interviews with customers to clarify, refine and propose optimal sensor placement to meet customer security requirements.

• Conduct periodic architectural reviews of installed sensors to assess effectiveness and propose optimal installation alternatives as required.

• Conduct periodic reviews of sensor metric reports to evaluate and prioritize sensors for review and assessment.

• Engage with customers and the DISA team of stakeholders to continually assess and verify sensor service issues.

• Function as the lead network security design and architecture subject matter expert in support of DISA Task Order 29.

• Conduct and deliver monthly status updates to customer.


Basic Qualifications

• Top Secret clearance w/ SCI Eligibility.

• 8570 IAT Level 2 certification (Security+, CCNA-Security, or equivalent).

• Bachelor’s Degree with 8+ years of experience (experience may be used in lieu of a degree).

• Experience with designing and securing enterprise network environments (traditional and virtual).

• Experience with designing and securing internal and public/private cloud-based environments.

• In-depth understanding of network security best practices and methodologies.

Preferred Qualifications

• Active TS/SCI clearance.

• Experience w/ DoD and DISA Networks.

• IDS, IPS, Cisco FirePOWER, FireSIGHT, NGIPSv, NGFW, SPAN, and TAP Experience w/ Software Defined Networks.

• Experience w/ cloud security strategy.

• Experience w/ MPLS, VRF, technologies including VPC, VDC.

• CISSP Certification.

• CCNP Certification.

• CCNA/CCNP in Security, R amp;S, or Data Center.


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 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 ICJBMeta