Senior Systems Engineer - TS/SCI with Poly
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Location: US-VA-Chantilly Map
Posted: 02/11/2020
Closing: 03/10/2020
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Job description


Job Description:

Looking for a Senior Systems Engineer to work in a fast-paced and dynamic operational environment.    The candidate will support current network platforms and applications.  The candidate will also be familiar with the integration of software tools used in deployments of networks to include the management of their implementation.  Must possess a strong Linux background. The Candidate will install, configure and support the customer’s data communications systems; maintain the network hardware and software as well as monitor the network to ensure network availability to all system users; and perform the necessary maintenance to support network availability.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Information Systems, Computer Engineering or related discipline with 12+ years of experience; Additional experience in lieu of degree
  • Current and active TS/SCI clearance w/polygraph
  • 8+ years’ experience as a Systems Engineer with a strong Linux engineering  background
  • Must have a background working in a complex network environment leveraging Cisco, Juniper, RedHat and/or Ubuntu
  • 1+ years' Juniper experience; 
  • 4+ years’ experience establishing and troubleshooting VPNs; knowledge and/or experience with policy-based routing; 4+ years’ VMWare experience
  • 1+ years’ experience  in Bash, Python and Perl scripting
  • Knowledge of the following protocols: HTTP, FTP, NNTP, SMTP, LDAP
  • Must be willing to travel OCONUS 10% of the time
  • Must be weapons certified

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph



Scheduled Weekly Hours:




Requisition Category:


Job Family:

Systems Engineering

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 www.Leidos.com.

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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Senior Systems Engineer - TS/SCI with Poly