Laurel, Maryland


Job Description:

Network Engineer (NE) Skill Level 2

Provides assistance in all aspects of network management from network design through implementation, maintenance, and upgrading of existing networks; Analyzes design, specifications, and related documents; Implements communication system requirements to support the distributed functionality of a software engineering environment; Analyzes network characteristics (e.g. traffic connect time, transmission speeds, packet sizes and throughput), troubleshoots problems and recommends procurement of and/or modifications to network components.

The Level 2 Network Engineer (NE) shall possess the following capabilities:

+ Conduct network and telecommunications system incident and problem investigation and diagnostics

+ Identify and document workaround solutions for network and telecommunications systems incidents.

+ Identify, design, test, deploy, and document solutions for network and telecommunications problems.

+ Assess, evaluate, test, and apply operating system updates, patches, and configuration changes; verify and document methods and procedures to apply them.

+ Install and configure new network and telecommunications systems hardware and software.

+ Design, test, verify, and document network system backup methods and procedures.

+ Design, build, integrate, test, document and deploy network and telecommunications systems for deployment

+ Create and maintain network and telecommunications systems diagrams and configuration documentation; provide network configuration management support to facilitate maintenance activities.

+ Configure, test, install, troubleshoot, and maintain security devices such as firewalls, intrusion detection systems, cryptographic devices, and routers to optimize performance and ensure the desired security posture is attained and maintained.

+ Provide monitoring support of accredited network and telecommunications systems for compliance with Certification and Accreditation.

+ Configure, test, install, troubleshoot, and maintain VoIP phone systems, including phone units, voicemail, and call manager systems

+ Configure, test, install, troubleshoot, and maintain Video Teleconference (VTC) systems and video recording/viewing/distribution systems.

+ Configure, test, install, troubleshoot, and maintain Very Small Aperture Terminal (VSAT) TDMA IP-based satellite systems.

+ Design, configure, test, install, and implement network solutions to support requirements for routing protocols, policy based routing, traffic shaping, border gateway protocols, tunneling, IP

+ Security, network address translations, network security, firewall contexts, load-

+ Conduct Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) session performance analysis and problem isolation.

+ Configure, test, install, troubleshoot, and maintain Very Small Aperture Terminal (VSAT) TDMA IP-based satellite systems.

+ Perform module, unit, subsystem, and system level testing following documented method and procedures.

Qualifications: Ten (10) years’ experience as a Network Engineer in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required. Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Five (5) additional years of experience in Network Engineering disciplines may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.

Contractor shall currently possess and maintain one of the following certifications:

+ Cisco Certified Network Associate – (CCNA) Routing and Switching

+ Cisco Certified Network Associate – (CCNA) Security

+ Cisco Certified Network Associate – (CCNA) Video

+ Cisco Certified Network Associate – (CCNA) Voice

Pay Range: REQNUMBER: R-00064547

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an equal opportunity employer/disability/vet.

Laurel, Maryland

At Leidos, quality performance means two things:

  1. Satisfying our customers by delivering the products and services they need on time and in budget.
  2. Continuously improving our processes so that our work meets requirements and is done right the first time.

Our proprietary EngineeringEdge® solution gives us a consistent, company-wide approach to planning, designing, developing, and delivering solutions that achieve our customers’ goals. Comprehensive and customizable, EngineeringEdge is based on industry standards and best practices from:

  • CMMI®, the CMMI Institute.
  • Project Management, the Project Management Institute.
  • the International Organization for Standardization (ISO®).
  • the International Council on Systems Engineering/INCOSE Corporation.
  • Electronic Industries Alliance.
  • Our four decades experience on a wide range of programs.

Many Leidos organizations have been able to earn coveted CMMI maturity level 3 and higher, as well as ISO 9001 organizational designations.

In addition, we have our own high standards for ethics and performance. Investors : Employee Code of Conduct

What does this mean to our clients? High quality products and services, developed in an environment committed to continuously improving processes and uncompromising ethics.

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