IT Engineer


Job Description:

The Airborne Solution Group (ASO) at Leidos currently has an opening for an Information Technology Engineer to work at our Bridgewater, VA office. The candidate is responsible for the efficient and smooth operation of IT systems in support of multiple customer programs. The candidate will be responsible for engineering, configuring, and maintaining the information systems.

Primary Responsibilities
  • Engineer, monitor, manage, and troubleshoot internal and external networks to include encryptors, firewalls, routers and switches
  • Engineer, monitor, manage, and troubleshoot the VMware virtual environment to include VMware Horizon
  • Engineer, monitor, and manage storage appliances and ability to help troubleshoot issues with phone support
  • Research, implement, monitor, manage, patch, and troubleshoot various Microsoft products
  • Research, implement, and troubleshoot active directory, group policy, and DNS
  • Monitor and run pre-made queries in various types of databases
  • Research, test, and update software to fix vulnerabilities, bugs, and user issues
  • Review logs and vulnerabilities, identify potential issues, and engineer solutions to remediate or mitigate these issues
  • Support remote teams in a tier 3 capacity on subjects such as networking, operating systems, data storage
  • Travel to remote sites to fill open personnel slots when needed
  • Effectively communicate hardware and software issues with end user's and customers
  • Create documentation on new technologies, how to implement updates and/or enclave expansions

Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree and 2 - 4 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with less than 2 years of prior relevant experience in one of these areas: Networking, VMware, or Microsoft servers. Additional 4 years of experience may be used in lieu of a degree
  • Security+ must be obtained within the first 6 months of employment.
  • A second additional professional certification must be obtained within the first 6 months of employment. i.e. Cisco, VMware, Microsoft
  • Ability to identify issues and research fixes
  • Knowledge of DISA STIGs and how to implement hardening to various technologies
  • Strong desire to grow and learn new technologies
  • Be willing to relocate to our Bridgewater, VA office
  • Be able to obtain a passport and visa to travel internationally
  • Be willing to travel to remote sites to include some "hazardous and hardship" locations
  • If required must be able to successfully accomplish the CONUS Replacement Center course which requires a successful deployment physical, immunizations, and training
  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Must be able to acquire a secret security clearance

Preferred Qualifications
  • Professional certifications i.e. Cisco, VMware, Microsoft, CompTIA


External Referral Bonus:


External Referral Bonus $:

Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 25% of the time

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Job Family:

Field Operations

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