Leidos has a career opening for a Jr. Network Controller at Scott AFB, IL.
PROGRAM SUMMARY:Our customer, Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) located at Scott AFB, IL, acts as the provider of GIG/Defense Information System Network (DISN) services to its customers, the department of Defense (DoD) and national security organizations. This position directly supports the DISA-provided GIG capabilities and services in our 24x7 Global Network Support Center (GNSC) working in our Transport, IP, and / or Unified Capabilities (UC) NOC. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:•Responsible for overall network engineering support for customer programs including planning, designing, and evaluating various components of the DISA Enterprise Network.•Partner with Engineering team to provide specifications for network architecture, evaluating and recommending new technologies to enhance current capabilities, and performing needs assessments.•Analyze user requirements, concept of operations documents, and system architectures to develop solutions for network outages or other systems issues.•Provide advanced troubleshooting and problem resolution of complex network problems.•Interacts with customer and/or senior leadership regarding Network Engineering technical considerations and for associated problems, issues or conflicts.•May be required to troubleshoot issues utilizing established procedures.
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:•Bachelor's degree in a relevant technical discipline with a minimum of 1 year of overall related experience; additional years of directly applicable experience may be accepted in lieu of a degree.•Hold DoD-8570 IAT Level 2 baseline certification (Security+ CE, CISSP or equivalent) prior to start date.•Ability to work in a 24/7 operation.•Experience with one or more of the following: alarm surveillance, fault management, LAN maintenance, performance management.•Expertise in one or more of the following: routers, switches, crypto devices, routing, DSN/DRSN, Video Services, ATM, Promina, CISCO, Juniper, MSPP, DWDM, Optical Switching.•General understanding of network topologies, both transport and IP.•Currently possess an active Secret security clearance and be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret security clearance.
External Referral Eligible
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 www.Leidos.com. 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.