Network Engineer/Information Technologist

    7120 Columbia Gateway Dr, Columbia, MD 21046

    Job Description


    Job Description:

    The Defense Group at Leidos currently has an opening for a Information Network Engineer at Fort Meade, MD. This position is part of a large program supporting Air Combat Command's (ACC) Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) mission.

    Job Summary

    The Network Engineer candidate will be responsible for maintaining computer infrastructures with emphasis on networking.

    Primary Responsibilities

    Responsibilities may include on-site servers, software-network interactions as well as network integrity/resilience are the key areas of focus. A network engineer is a technology professional who has the necessary skills to plan, implement and oversee the computer networks that support in-house voice, data, video and wireless network services. The candidate will be expected to facilitate planning, design and identify technical specifications for all equipment.

    Basic Qualifications
    • TS/SCI cleared with current Polygraph
    • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Information Technology and 10+ years of experience.
    • 5+ years of experience with networking
    • 5+ years of experience with Cisco, including switching and routing
    • 4+ years of experience with fiber optic capabilities and usage and network management applications
    • 1+ years of experience with Juniper, including switching and routing
    • CompTIA Security+
    • CompTIA Network+
    • CompTIA A+

    Preferred Qualifications
    • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
    • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
    • Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
    • Experience supporting the ACC ISR enterprise.
    External Referral Bonus:Eligible

    Potential for Telework:No

    Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

    Travel:Yes, 10% of the time

    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.

    Securing Your Data

    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: 559416193Posted: 2020-06-24