Network Operations Watch Officer - Night Shift

    Fort Meade, MD 20755
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    Job Description


    Job Description:

    Leidos is seeking a Network Operations Analyst to support our government client at the DISA Command Center (DCC) on Ft. Meade, MD.

    The Network Operations Analyst will enable Command and Control (C2) of the Department of Defense Information Network (DODIN) by ensuring its overall health through 24/7 monitoring, directing, controlling, coordination, de-conflicting, synchronizing, and reporting the current connectivity status of the physical layer Transport supporting DODIN to DCC Battle Captains and DISA Current Operations senior leaders.

    This position is a night shift position and would require you to work 9pm - 5am with at least 1 weekend shift per week. This position may also potentially require you to work on holidays. Prior to moving to the night shift, candidates will initially be required to work day shift hours (7am - 3pm) for approximately 4 weeks during their training phase.

    This position is also an active participant in the Contingency Support and the Emergency Readiness Group (ERG) and employees are considered emergency personnel who will perform duty functions at customer off-site facilities within the DC Metro area.

    Primary Responsibilities:
    • Provide an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the physical layer of the DODIN and how it supports DISA's mission to provide combat support. The agency provides, operates, and assures command and control and information-sharing capabilities and a globally accessible enterprise information infrastructure in direct support to joint warfighters, national level leaders, and other mission and coalition partners across the full spectrum of military operations
    You will also execute in real time:
    • Tracking of current outages that will impact the DODIN. Examples include, but are not limited to: Fiber cuts, Equipment failures, Facility outages
    • Maintain positive knowledge of the status / restoral process of Internet Access Points (IAP), Trans-Oceanic Trunks (TOT), and high level high capacity circuits/trunks and links.
    • Provide timely reporting for all reportable outages through published reports that go up through the DCC Battle Captain to the DISA Director and other Senior Leaders.
    • Creation of network topologies and arch diagrams as needed.
    In accordance with the contractual Service Level Agreements (SLAs), individuals must be able to conduct an initial analysis of reported outages and contact the DCC Battle Captain within 15 minutes of receipt.

    Basic Qualifications:
    • Active TS/SCI security clearance.
    • Bachelor's degree in a relevant technical discipline and 4 years of overall related experience. Additional experience, education and training may be considered in lieu of degree.
    • Experience with various Microsoft technologies such as MS Office 2013 (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) and SharePoint
    • Experience with system applications: Global Ticket Management System (GTMS) Remedy, World Wide Online System (WWOLS), NCCM-R, or Telecommunications Certification Office Support System (TCOSS)
    • Good oral and written communication skills
    • Strong interpersonal, organizational and problem solving skills
    • The individual needs to be flexible, dependable and be able to multi-task with priorities
    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Currently possess DoD 8750 certification at IAT level II, Security+ce.
    • Experience with support applications:
    • Mission Assurance Decision Support System (MADSS)
    • Integrated Network Management System (INMS)
    • Direct Connect Online (DCO)
    • SKIWEB
    • ITIL V3
    • Experience briefing Senior Leaders
    • Demonstrated experience of providing excellent customer service

    External Referral Eligible


    External Referral Bonus:Eligible

    Potential for Telework:No

    Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI


    Scheduled Weekly Hours:40


    Requisition Category:Professional

    Job Family:Network Administration and OpsLeidos

    Leidos is a Fortune 500 information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services 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 annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit

    Pay and Benefits

    Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

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    Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to [emailprotected].

    Commitment to Diversity

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

    Posting ID: 559416191Posted: 2020-06-03