The Defense Group at Leidos has a dynamic job opening for a Microsoft Systems Engineer to work at our customer site at Springfield, VA or Tampa, FL. This is an exciting opportunity to use your experience and skill set helping the US BICES-X war fighters accomplish their important mission. This is a cutting-edge program supporting DoD intelligence information sharing on current and emerging global threats to mission and coalition partners and emerging nations. With an internationally dispersed team supporting each combatant command, the US BICES-X team is in direct support of the war fighter and their missions. We are seeking a creative and driven professional with a passion for solving real world issues on a cross-functional, fast paced team.
In this role, you'll be entrusted with Operations and Sustainment, Service delivery and Collaboration & Messaging.
What Will You Do
Provide operational support and troubleshooting for Microsoft SharePoint enterprise farm.
Configure enterprise search, tagging, office online, and add-in models for farm services.
Configure load balancing and federation services for SharePoint site collections.
Participate in system conceptual design and documentation for enterprise SharePoint platforms.
Script and automate maintenance and production activities.
Apply branding, web parts and custom solutions following best practices.
Provide system/equipment/specialized training and technical guidance as needed.
Provide input to briefings, transition concepts to execution, course of action (COA) development, and assist in project technical planning and implementation.
Develop standard operation procedures (SOPs) and system documentation.
Collaborate with managers, network engineers, team members, and customers on solutions and issues.
Review, analyze, and verify current security configuration and effectiveness in response to DoD requirements and emerging threats.
Achieve and maintain Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) compliance.
Mentor and coach less experienced system administrators and engineers.
Continuous improvement mindset to ensure the quality of delivered services.
What Sets You Apart (job qualifications)
A Bachelor's Degree and 5 or more years of technical experience; additional years of related work experience required in lieu of a degree.
5 or more years of experience in building, maintaining, and supporting Microsoft technologies and related platforms: Windows Server 2016/ 2019, SharePoint 2016/2019, ADFS, PowerShell, DNS, and load balancing.
An understanding of Agile, ITIL, DevOps practices.
A current DoD Top Secret/SCI level of clearance
Strong knowledge of Microsoft and Virtual infrastructure technologies.
Strong knowledge of Microsoft SharePoint Server.
May be required to work evenings, weekends, and holiday hours as required.
A current IAT level II certification compliant with DoD 8570.1
Must obtain an ITIL V4 Foundation certification within six months from date of hire.
Preferred (nice to have)
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) or equivalent training.
3 years of experience implementing and supporting a SharePoint environment.
Experience with ADFS services.
Experience with SCSM and/or ServiceNow.
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.
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 46,000 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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