Leidos is currently seeking a Router/Network Operations Support Specialist.
Individual will provide Network\Router Operations expertise to Operate, and Defend the USAFs long-haul enterprise network, NIPR \ SIPR Joint Regional Security Stacks (JRSS). Provide support to control all variables and allocations e.g. IP Addresses, VLANs, VRFs, and IP routes. Provide in-depth protocol analysis with tools such as tcpdump and other network devices involved in the execution of the 26 NOS JRSS mission. Contractor expertise required for the JRSS Operational support is additional to the on-going support required in the day to day mission of the 26 NOS. The contractor shall leverage the capabilities of the 26 NOS Network Monitoring Tools to provide an effective, proactive security posture.
• Managing daily operations, responsibilities include, routing, switching, firewalls, general data communications. Assembles, installs, maintains, modifies and/or repairs Voice Over Internet Protocol telecommunications network systems and equipment.
• Configure and maintain 26 NOS operated NIPR and SIPR Service Delivery Points (SDP).
• Configure and maintain the AF common user Virtual Private Network (AFVPN).
• Configure and maintain the AF Voiceover Secure Internet Protocol (VoSIP) enclave.
• Special projects as assigned.
Additional requirements will include cross-training of team individuals which is required to support the 26 NOS operating strategy to ensure back up team members for the VOIP operations and system administration as required. Standard daily operations and critical team back up support requirements are considered duties inclusive of this position. The individual is require to solve mission critical problems and issues across a broad spectrum of duties and responsibilities on a daily basis to ensure the Air Force network is operational and secure from foreign intrusion 24 hours daily.
Required Education: Military specialty training or certification in addition to minimum experience identified below.
Required Experience: 5 years of experience performing router/network operations support. This position requires certification and knowledge associated with that of the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), CISCO Multi- Protocol Label Switching (MPLS) and Border Gateway Protocol routing (BGP), CISCO ASA, F5 Load Balancer and Military/DoD security architectures.
Desired Experience: Prior 26 NOS Microsoft system administration experience highly desirable.
Required Clearance: Secret with ability to obtain TS/SCI clearance
Required DoD 8570 Certification: CompTIA Security+ or equivalent IAT-II Certification
Travel: No regular travel required; responsibilities may include short or no-notice travel to troubleshoot system issues at remote locations and or support program management office operational, developmental, integration, and test and evaluation activities.
a) STD: IAW Master Training Lists, 26 NOS Local Work Cards, 26 NOS instructions, 26 NOS Local Job Guides, 26 NOS Checklists and 26 NOS Appendices associated with router DCO and DODIN Operations.
b) STD: Accurately and completely document all operational activities in the approved incident tracking system and all changes in the approved change management system.
c) STD: Address all operational activities IAW the 26 NOS Incident Matrix, 624 OC Cyber Tasking Order, AF Mission Assurance Center (AMAC) Tasking/Planning Orders and any applicable 24 AF operational directives.
d) STD: IAW DoD IAVAs, DOD IAVBs, MTOs, CTOs, AF TCNOs, eEye Retina, CCRI, CSSP and DISA STIGs.
Location: Windows Server and/or Desktop administration support to the 26th Network Operations Squadron (26 NOS) located at Maxwell Air Force Base-Gunter Annex, Alabama.