Leidos is seeking a motivated Systems Administrator to join the Leidos team of professionals supporting the Joint Service Provider in Norfolk, VA. This candidate will be responsible for installation, configuration, administration, support and maintenance of computer systems, including associated hardware. Duties include updating to new systems, as well as support on current systems by tuning performance, allocating storage space, and implementing critical system patches.
SHIFT SCHEDULE: Monday-Friday, 08:30AM - 4:30PM core hours with occasional after hours’ onsite work to support both a NIPR and SIPR environment.
Support and execute virtual and physical deployments to production such as ESXi Hypervisor, VDI, and other required infrastructure upgrades, system enhancements, and enterprise LCM evolutions.
Create, modify, and maintain Standard Operating Procedures/Work Instruction documentation.
Support end point connected device management, upgrades, enhancements
Supports total system image builds IAW planned projects and initiatives and prepare deployment to production
Respond to system faults, analyzing and correcting applications or system faults to reestablish service
Successfully manage time and technical responsibilities, set accurate expectations and meet deliverable deadlines while working in a team collaboration environment.
Maintain, update, install required certificates and track certificate revocation dates to ensure continuity of services.
Support Storage/SAN solutions to include back-up and recovery evolutions
Requires BS and 4 – 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 – 6 years of prior relevant experience. Experience in lieu of degree may be accepted
Working knowledge and experience with integrating VMWare ESXi Hypervisor technical implementation of bare metal rack server technology and hardware solutions.
Solid understanding of VM Kernel Operating System installation and virtual server on physical blade server implementation.
Solid understanding and working experience with configuring and maintaining GPO
Strong understanding of enterprise, network, systems, operations and support.
Experience and knowledge with Server Rack Hardware installation and, implementation, datacenter maintenance and operations.
Experience and understanding creating and using power shell scripting or programming for systems management and process automation.
Excellent writing and speaking skills
Experience installing, configuring Microsoft Server 2016-2019 operating system
Experience with updating/patching computer system deployment using SCCM/MECM
Experience with troubleshooting system hardware applications, system services, events, front and back end system settings, configurations, and policies
Experience with applying DoD STIG requirements and using SCAP tool
Experience working with system security applications (ACAS) and mitigating vulnerabilities
DoD 8570/8140 IAT Level II or III: (Security+ CE, VMWare VCP or VCA, or Win Server 2012 or higher, CompTIA Server +, Linux RHEL Cert)
Active DoD Secret clearance
Experience with VMWare Horizon View
Experience using PowerShell CLI scripts
Experience using Teradici Management
Possess valid VMWare VCP certification
Pay Range:Pay Range $66,300.00 - $102,000.00 - $137,700.00
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.
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 www.Leidos.com.
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