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Job #: R-00011356-OTHLOC-PL-2D0883
Location: Farnborough, HAM
Category: Network Administration and Ops
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes
Clearance Required: Other Clearance


Job Requisition:

Network Engineer

Job Description:

Required Skills:

  • Excellent communications skills, organisational skills and independent and  autonomous working
  • Proven experience in ITIL ICT service delivery
  • Substantial proven experience at senior level in the design and management of an enterprise CISCO Network Engineering and Integration experience in a Technical Consultant role
  • Experience of Palo Alto Firewalls most notably in design, deployment, administration, URL Filtering and Threat
  • Experience of Checkpoint Firewalls, deployment, administration, R77 code train.
  • Experience of Cisco ASA and Anyconnect VPN.
  • LAN / WAN - Thorough and demonstrable understanding of Cisco Enterprise LAN environments, ideally to a CCNP/CCDP level including design, deployment, administration and troubleshooting. Platform focus: Cisco 6500, 3750, 3850 series.  Layer2/3 switching and routing, QoS and associated protocols, configured to industry best practice
  • Cisco Wireless deployments – Cisco 5508 WLC configuration and management, including Cisco Prime.
  • Proven experience with Cisco Identity Services Engine in a dot1x wired environment coupled with wireless and Guest Portals.
  • Experience of working under pressure to meet deadlines while handling multiple priorities
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Experience of working with shared document repositories (e.g. SharePoint)

Desired Skills

  • Cisco CCNP
  • Cisco CCDP
  • BGP and OSPF
  • Palo Alto Firewalls
  • Checkpoint
  • Cisco ASA
  • Cloud Networking
  • BMC Remedy
  • Cisco Call Manager 10

Standard Job Description:

Designs and plans network communications systems. Provides specifications and detailed schematics for network architecture. Provides specific detailed information for hardware and software selection, implementation techniques and tools for the most efficient solution to meet business needs, including present and future capacity requirements. Conducts testing of network design. Maintains technical expertise in all areas of network and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, multiplexers, firewalls, hubs, bridges, gateways, etc. Evaluates and reports on new communications technologies to enhance capabilities of the network

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Other Clearance


Yes, 25% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:




Requisition Category:


Job Family:

Network Administration and Ops



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

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