Senior Network Engineer 3184

17 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

As a Senior Network Engineer you will be based in Whiteley but will work as part of a wider UK based IP IT team. This role is offered on a full-time permanent basis and the successful candidate will hold, or be eligible to attain, SC clearance.

Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defence, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers.


Playing an important role, you will be designing and planning network communications systems. You will provide specifications and schematics for network architecture, and specific information for hardware and software selection.

You will use a range of tools to implementbusiness solutions which not only meet current client demands but also build infuture requirements. Thereafter, you will test the network design (includinghardware, software and interconnection) and evaluate network capabilities andprovide reporting to offer further enhancements.

Leidos strives to be a recognised global leader in solving important problems in national, security, health and infrastructure. What you do, where you work, and who's on your team are important. After all, you spend a lot of your time and energy at work. Leidos employees are smart people focused on solving the world's most-daunting challenges. The work requires insight, ingenuity, and commitment to the field.


To successfully deliver this role, it isessential you are able to demonstrate an in depth knowledge of Ciscoswitches/routers (2/3) and Juniper or Palo Alto FW's. You will also havedetailed knowledge and experience of DNS, DHCP, TCP/IP, MPLS, and WIFI.


At Leidos we are PASSIONATE about customer success, UNITED as a team and INSPIRED to make adifference. We offer meaningful and engaging careers, acollaborative culture, and support for your career goals, all while nurturing ahealthy work-life balance.

We provide anemployment package that attracts, develops and retains only the best in talent.Our reward scheme includes:

  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • 33 days Annual Leave (including public and privilege holidays)
  • Access to Flexible benefits (including life assurance, health schemes, childcare vouchers and cycle to work scheme)

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Our company headquarters is located in Reston, Virginia. Outside of the United States, we operate in 30 countries around the world with more than 2,000 employees in global locations. Our largest concentrations are in Australia and the United Kingdom where we continue to expand our local footprint.