The Defense Group at Leidos currently has a career opportunity for a Windows Systems Administrator to work at Andrews Air Force Base.
The AFNCR IT Services program provides support services for information systems for Headquarters Air Force (HAF), Air Force District of Washington (AFDW), Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD), Joint Chiefs of Staff, and other Air Force activities within the AFNCR, missions to include the Pentagon, Joint Base Andrews (JBA), Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB), and other locations, leased spaces, and alternate sites. The major support areas required are: IT Operations and Maintenance; Plans, Projects, and Engineering (PP&E). The senior leaders and national defense missions that are supported require that the AFNCR operations never fail, resulting in a fast-paced, challenging, but also rewarding environment.
Will provide Windows Systems Administration and support for the Virtualized environment at the Andrews Air Force Base with potential travel to other selected locations.
Perform Windows and VMware server administration tasks.
Maintain a multi-site, multi-farm VMware environment, which hosts the Windows server on-premises infrastructure using VMware vSphere 5.5 and newer.
Work with Installation Processing Node (IPN).
Maintain and administer a multi-region, multi-VNet environment.
Responsibilities related to maintaining production with reliable and stable operations that includes but not limited to understanding of Windows Services and Servers, VMWare -Services and Servers, Troubleshooting, and Windows Server communications.
Conduct administrative tasks associated with Virtual Machine Software (VMware, Virtualbox, HyperV).
Bachelor's degree in a relevant technical discipline and 2+ years of overall related experience with an Information Technology environment, additional related years of experience is accepted in lieu of a degree.
Currently possess an active DoD Secret Security clearance.
Must hold current or obtain within 90 days of start date DoD 8570 IAT2 certification Security+ CE or higher.
Experience with Windows Sever administration and VMware.
Communicating status of issues with Executive level leadership.
ITIL training and/or certification.
Network knowledge and experience.
Exposure to Oracle and databases.
ITSM knowledge and experience, particularly with Remedy.
Pay Range:Pay Range $60,450.00 - $93,000.00 - $125,550.00
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.
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