Leidos Network Engineer - Transport (Mid) in Shiloh, Illinois

Job Description:

Leidos Defense and Intelligence Group is seeking several Network Engineers who will be responsible for overall oversight of a community of interest within DISA's Joint Regional Security Stacks (JRSS) to prepare that Community of Interest (COI) for migration. We are seeking Mid level engineers in one of four locations: Springfield, VA; Ft Meade, MD; Montgomery, AL or Scott AFB, IL. The mission of JRSS is to bring the Army and Air Force local security stacks into a regional infrastructure. Our teams are working to migrate all US Army and Air Force bases, globally, to a centralized network to ensure easier communication and better security across their enterprise.

PLEASE NOTE: This position will report full time to the Fort Meade, MD office and may allow for a part time telecommute arrangement. Individuals will need to live locally, however.

In this role you will:

Orchestrate the project end-to-end

Analyze discovery information and determines requirements for migration; Provides gap analysis at the start of the project

Directs team members and reviews results

Deconflict inconsistencies between engineering implementation plans (EIPs ) and directs changes to EIP authors

Maintain current network diagram for COI/Base (end-to-end)

Controls all variables and allocations e.g. IP Addresses, VLANs, VRFs, shims, process IDs, etc.

Define migration requirements to Tools and CND teams, this includes acceptable deadlines tracked by PM

Tracks task status against ASI schedule and adjusts implementations


This is considered a Mid Level Position and requires BS degree and 8-12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6-10 years of prior relevant experience. Equivalent work experience will be considered in lieu of degree.

You must hold an active IAT II 8570 Certification, or higher, to qualify (Security+ce, CISSP, etc.)

You must hold an active DOD Top Secret Clearance or Secret Clearance with a current open SSBI.

Required Qualifications

Experience with Cisco MPLS. (Multi Protocol Label Switching)

Experience with BGP routing. (Border Gateway Protocol)

Experienced with in-depth protocol analysis with tools such as tcpdump.

Experience in leading large engineering projects.

Desired Technology Experience:

F5 load balancers

Palo Alto Firewalls

Cisco ASA Firewalls

Cisco ASRs




External Referral Eligible

REQNUMBER: R-00002287

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.