westpoint | Network Impact Assessment (NIA) Technician in Clearfield, UT

Network Impact Assessment (NIA) Technician

  • Leidos
  • $105,220.00 - 159,730.00 / Year *
  • 1773 W 500 N
  • Clearfield, UT 84015
  • Full-Time





Job Description:
Global Information Grid (GIG) Service Management-Operations (GSM-O), a program within the Defense and Intelligence Group of Leidos, has an opening for a Network Impact Assessment (NIA) Technician. Our customer is the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) located at Hill Air Force Base, UT and acts as the provider of GIG/Defense Information System Network (DISN) services to the Department of Defense (DoD) and national security organizations.

Details of the Role:

The team member will provide support to the Operational Engineer (OE) Service Delivery Manager (SDM) as a member of the Network Impact Assessment (NIA) team. The primary role will be to evaluate all circuits and/or network elements in the entire DISA-provided GIG services network in order to provide network impact assessments for scheduled outages and potential network events to customers and Government oversight entities in addition to ensuring that the assessments are populated in the Trouble Management System.

Primary Responsibilities

Provide analyses of assessments by determining the impact to the network and formulating responses
Identify and provide the ability to surge during emergencies
Correlate event and incident data and determine actions to be taken
Determine possible event effects on the networks and to customers and other organizations
Use network management and performance monitoring tools to identify components/elements which may lead to or cause network degradation or failure

External Referral Eligible
GSMO
Education and Experience Required:

Requires BS degree and less than 2 years prior relevant experience. Additional related years of experience is accepted in lieu of a degree
Ability to work in a fast paced, team focused environment while maintaining excellent attention to detail and providing outstanding customer service
Ability to obtain DoD 8570 certification at IAT level II, Security+ CE
Strong written and verbal communications and collaboration skills
Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office products
Currently possess an active DoD Secret Security Clearance with eligibility for Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) or possess an active DoD Top Secret Security Clearance

Additional Desired Qualifications

Experience with one or more: network design; network management; traffic engineering; LAN maintenance; IP routing; ATM switching; Optical network; network appliances (WAN acceleration, etc)
Experience in one or more of the following devices/vendors: CISCO; Juniper; Ciena; Sycamore; Promina
Bachelor's degree in a relevant IT engineering discipline
ITIL certification

GSMO
External Referral Eligible

Leidos is a Fortune 500 information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world @trade;s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company @trade;s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) 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.

Associated topics: equipment, infrastructure, ip, maintain, maintenance, satcom, satellite, server, system engineer, technician


* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.