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Leidos Network Administrator in Clovis, New Mexico

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Job Description:

Leidos has a unique opportunity for a IT professional to support 24/7 RPA operations at Cannon AFB New Mexico .

JOB SUMMARY:

The job of the Network Administrator is to assist with installation actions and support the daily operations and upgrades of an Air Force Remote Piloted Aircraft Operations Center. This will include rack up/system installation and configuration of equipment for operations centers.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • The NA coordinates network administration and performance requirements with other members of the networking team.

  • The NA prepares technical implementation plans that provide integrated solutions, including actions, milestones, timelines and critical paths required for complete solutions.

  • The NA researches applicable standards and requirements documents to assure network compliance.

  • The NA plans for and provides reasonable responsiveness in terms of network performance (e.g., availability, reliability, throughput).

  • The NA prepares activity and progress reports for the Government regarding network performance initiatives.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • High School Diploma is required and 2-4 years of experience .

  • Candidate must be familiar with Cisco IOS, IP routing protocols, long haul communication transport, network test equipment and NSA type 1 encryption devices .

  • Must have a current Security+ required by DoD 8570.

  • Must have a current TOP SECRET SCI Security Clearance .

  • Must have solid technical skills and experience with a variety of network protocols, software, and hardware involved in LAN and WAN operations.

  • Requires strong troubleshooting, analytic and diagnostic skills, along with good communication abilities.

  • Requires comprehensive knowledge of Government hardware, software, and

network components

  • Must have C4ISR (Command, Control, Computers, Communications, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance) experience.

  • Excellent communication skills in team environments and superior customer service skills are mandatory.

  • Must be able to work independently.

  • Must be able to physically lift 50lbs.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Prior military experience.

  • Experience with MQ-9 operations center networking specifically.

  • Cisco classes or certification(s), familiarity with IP Multicast, Fiber Optic and Copper Cabling Standards, DoD cryptographic equipment (e.g. TACLANE) is a plus.

  • CCNA Certification.

External Referral Bonus:Eligible

External Referral Bonus $:$5,000

Potential for Telework:No

Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI

Travel:Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:40

Shift:Rotating

Requisition Category:Professional

Job Family:Network Administration and Ops

Pay Range: REQNUMBER: R-00061642

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.

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