Network Engineering Manager - Network Engineering / Architecture - Special Operations Forces

Lockheed Martin   •  

Lexington, KY

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


Not Specified years

Posted 27 days ago

Description:Leads a team of IT professionals responsible for a primarily Cisco network infrastructure providing data, voice, video, firewall, WIFI, and VPN services. Responsible for the technical execution and management of daily operations and maintenance of the network infrastructure. Collaborates with network engineers, architects, vendors, cybersecurity, and other IT team members on testing, integration, and deployment of network systems. Monitors the network infrastructure for system performance, utilization, and compliance with DoD requirements. Recommends updates and architectural changes to provide a forward-looking and robust network environment. Functionally responsible for approximately 8-12 personnel and performs the associated duties for leadership and management of assigned personnel. Requires strong negotiation skills and includes cost and schedule management responsibilities for multiple projects

This position will play an essential role on the SOFSA GLSS IT Program and will be expected to engage in the management and development of personnel to include performing candid employee reviews/evaluations. In addition, this position will be responsible for employee selection/recruitment, training, mentoring, time charging review/approval, salary planning, promotion planning, recognition activities and in general, maintaining a rewarding and productive work environment for this team. Further, the position includes technical leadership and execution of assigned projects. The selected candidate must demonstrate the Full Spectrum Leadership attributes: Shape the Future, Build Effective Relationships, Energize the Team, Deliver Results, and Model Personal Excellence, Integrity and Accountability.

Basic Qualifications:

-- Prior Leadership experience, inside or outside of LM

-- Strong interpersonal and negotiation skills

-- Strong problem solving skills

-- Strong Network Engineering technical skills

-- Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) with ability to easily convey information/data

-- Positive attitude, accountable and responsible

Desired Skills:

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) certification

CCNP Routing and Switching certification

Experience managing multiple enterprise sites

Experience with Cisco IPICS, VSOM, and IDS/IPS

WIFI experience

Experience with Hyper-converged solutions

Experience with DoD RMF, STIG, SRG, and other security requirements