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Job #: R-00089436
Location: Niceville, FL
Category: Systems Administration
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes, 10%
Clearance: Top Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $4000
Group: Defense

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Description

Job Description:

The Defense group at Leidos has an opportunity for a IT Systems Administrator to work in Eglin, FL.

The IT Systems Administrator will handle account management, Hardware and Software technical support, troubleshooting, and ensuring the overall health of the network supported in a Windows based environment. Provides technical support and documentation from change request concept and design through development and integration for deployment in large complex IT systems. Network monitoring tools and application (SCOM).


Primary Responsibilities:

Selected candidate will be responsible for:

  • Data and application backups, Information Systems disaster recovery efforts, and Information Systems vulnerability scanning and mitigation.

  • Technical documentation (Standard Operating Procedures).

  • Provide hardware and software installation, configuration, and testing.

  • Research and update client management team on technologies and strategies to achieve the highest level of network efficiency.

  • Aid engineering staff with Hardware, software, and project specific system support.

  • Provide input, response, and completion when applicable to Information Systems data-call audits.

  • Provide updates and input on any agency overall to Information Systems efforts.

  • Installing and maintaining security patches on servers.

  • Create, maintain, and implement detailed documentation for standard systems operating procedures to be used across the enterprise.

  • Analyze available hardware and software from outside vendors and make recommendation for purchase and installation of cost effective solutions.

  • Review work performed by lower level technical staff.

  • Work closely with client Property Accountability Officer for logistics management and input as well as the DoD Information System Security Officer.

  • Attend onsite / offsite meetings to include teleconferences (travel may be required).

  • Support Information System Security Manager as the Information Security Officer, maintain stand-alone, classified, information system administration.

  • Implement detailed documentation for standard systems operating procedures to be used across the enterprise.

  • Analyze available hardware and software from outside vendors and make recommendation for purchase and installation of.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Requires a Bachelors Degree and 2+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with less than 2 years of prior relevant experience additional years of related experience will considered in lieu of a degree.

  • Experience working with managing Distributed Common DTRA Systems and or comparable systems.

  • Familiarity with virtualization, particularly VMware/ESXi.

  • Experience with implementing DoD mandated security configurations.

  • Installing and maintaining security patches on servers.

  • Creating, maintaining, cost effective solutions.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Microsoft Server experience (2008R2,2012 & 2016).

  • Microsoft Windows Active Directory Management.

  • Domain Name Server Administration.

  • Network Monitoring tools (Manage Engine, Software Center Configuration Manager

  • Candidates with a thorough knowledge of networking principles to included TCP/IP a plus.

  • Experience with a ticketing system such as Remedy.

  • Experience working with virtual environments.

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.

Covid Guidance for the US

In order to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC. 

About Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 44,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

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