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Job #: R-00104958
Location: Peachtree Corners, GA
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes, 25%
Clearance: None
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

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Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Systems Engineer to support the Energy, Infrastructure, and Automation Varec group. This role is responsible for ensuring the reliability, availability, and security of the environment by monitoring, leading and/or working with others to troubleshoot and resolve issues to ensure high availability and continuity of operations.

Come join our rapidly growing team and enjoy these benefits:

  • Paid Time Off (PTO) accrued based on Leidos policy, up to 3 weeks a year

  • Ten paid holidays per year

  • Access to benefits on day one including medical and dental insurance, 401K, Life, AD&D, Voluntary Disability plans

  • Ongoing training to support your success

  • Tuition reimbursement based on Leidos policy

  • Discounted Leidos stock purchase and other Employee Discounts

Primary Responsibilities as a Systems Engineer

  • Maintain, configure, and ensure the reliable operation of network servers and virtual instances.

  • Manage permissions associated with file shares, adjust storage quotas as needed, and ensure production network devices, drive arrays and SAN storage devices are functioning properly.  

  • Troubleshoot hardware and software errors by running diagnostics, documenting problems and resolutions, prioritizing problems, and assessing impact of issues.

  • Provide follow-up reports (technical findings, feedback, resolution steps taken) for root cause analysis, technical assessment, and process improvement initiatives.

  • Perform regular backup operations, address any backup issues, and implement appropriate processes for data protection, disaster recovery, and failover activities.

  • Provide documentation and technical specifications for planning, purchasing, and implementing new or upgrading existing IT infrastructure.

  • Document, review, and update system administration guides and procedures.

  • Install and upgrade computer components and software, manage servers and service accounts, and integrate automation processes.

  • Provide updates to the business unit regarding any planned service outages or IT changes that may impact business operations.

  • Collaborate with security teams to perform environment specific security control reviews.

  • Manage firewall rule requests and complete CMMC related initiatives.

  • Asset procurement and management.

  • Assist with vulnerability remediation and manage vulnerability escalations

  • Conduct active monitoring of environment and respond to alerts and errors.

  • Interact with team members and managers to prioritize service requests, address inquiries, and resolve problems.

  • Collaborate with the business to support revenue generating activities or cost reduction initiatives.

  • Manage SharePoint permissions.

  • Other duties as assigned

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree and 4 or more years experience.

  • Fundamental understanding of networking and networking equipment.

  • Experience with Windows 2012, Windows 2012 R2, Windows 2016, and Windows 2019 Server products.

  • Experience managing Windows file and application servers, SQL Servers, Web Servers (IIS).

  • Experience managing Windows file permissions.

  • Experience supporting HP and EMC SAN storage arrays.

  • Experience with virtualization technologies including Hyper-V and VMware.

  • Experience with vulnerability management and remediation.

  • Extensive experience with datastore management.

  • Ability to provide and support data center activities including, but not limited to, rack and stacking equipment, cable management and cabling initiatives.

  • Ability to follow documented processes and to provide updates to optimize or enhance the process when needed.

  • Experience working in an environment with high uptime and availability requirements.

  • Experience prioritizing tasks including project related activities and operational support initiatives.

  • Ability to solve problems in stressful situations.

  • Strong attention to detail and time management skills.

  • Demonstrate good judgement and written/verbal communications.

Varec, Inc., wholly owned subsidiary of Leidos is a worldwide leader in fuels management systems for total asset visibility and control, supplying integrated hardware and software solutions to oil and gas, defense, and aviation markets. The Varec FuelsManager® suite of product solutions has been a longtime standard of major oil companies and the U.S. Department of Defense, as well as aviation tank farm operators and service providers. With its headquarters and manufacturing facility outside of Atlanta, Georgia, Varec also has offices in Virginia, Australia and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit 

Pay Range:

Pay Range $78,000.00 - $120,000.00 - $162,000.00

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 45,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $14.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2022.  For more information, visit

Pay and Benefits

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

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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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