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Job #: R-00096755
Location: Fort Meade, US
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes, 10%
Clearance: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $5000
Group: Defense

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Description

Job Description:

The Leidos DES (Defense Enclave Services) team is supporting an extensive digital modernization program critical to DISA and Fourth Estate Agencies and is currently seeking a Virtualization Systems Engineer (Nutanix) located at Ft. Meade, MD.
 
PROGRAM SUMMARY:
The Defense Enclave Services contract will unify the DOD Fourth Estate Defense Agencies and Field Activities’ common use information technology systems, personnel, functions and program elements under the direction of DISA’s Fourth Estate Network Optimization program office.  Your role is critical to the overall operational and end User Experience (UX) as automation capabilities impacts each user across the global enterprise.
 
CLEARANCE REQUIREMENT: 
•Must hold an active Secret clearance prior to start. (US Citizenship required)
 
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: 
•Manage virtualization high availability/disaster recovery solution design and integration.  
•Analyze backup software performance and monitoring of scheduled backups to ensure success or take remedial action for failures 
•Work with cluster file systems and other technologies to provide redundancy and availability for server farms and applications. 
•Resolve a wide range of system issues, troubleshooting software and hardware, diagnosis of network issues, and addressing trouble tickets and service tasks across all tiered levels. 
•Assist with virtualization integration with System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) 2012, SQL 2012R2, external storage devices utilizing LUNs, quota distribution and file sharing and installation on various server hardware. 
•Initiate security updates in accordance with Government procedures for directory services. Support evaluating virtualization and network consolidation. 
•Responsible for completing the day-to-day tasks associated with system administration in the DES Compute Environment. 
•Recommend and implement test sets to provide root cause analysis and resolution for alerts and events and resolve incidents in response to escalated tickets. 
•Work within the DevSecOps methodology to plan and support implementation of new technologies 
•Collaborate with other service teams to resolve enterprise incidents as part of the DES Operations Problem Solving Team.  
•Attend meetings weekly and provide weekly status reports. 
 
 BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: 
•Bachelor’s degree and 8+ years of relevant experience; additional years of experience may be substituted in lieu of a degree. 
•Must have a DoD IAT Level II certification (Sec+), or higher, prior to start. 
•Nutanix HCI platform and Nutanix Files experience. 
•Hycu Enterprise Backup paired with Nutanix experience.   
•Experience with UNIX, Windows, Storage administration and Virtualization. 
•Trouble reporting and tracking systems such as REMEDY experience. 
•Must be able to lift/move/carry equipment when necessary (max 40 pounds) 

DISADES

External Referral Eligible
 

Pay Range:

Pay Range $94,250.00 - $145,000.00 - $195,750.00

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.

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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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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