Leidos has an opportunity for a mid-level Systems Administrator with database experience. The ideal candidate will be joining a small team and will share the knowledge, workload and the future for a mission critical application. Must be able to work on-site in Herndon, VA.
Flexible work hours!
Maintains smooth operation of multi-user computer systems, including coordination with network engineers. Monitors and manages system resources, including CPU usage, disk usage, and response times to maintain operating efficiency. Performs systems security administration functions, including creating user profiles and accounts. Provides Tier 3 problem identification, diagnosis and resolution of problems. Configure operating systems. Other duties may include setting up administrator accounts, maintaining system documentation, tuning system performance, installing system wide software, applications/operating systems hardening, and allocating mass storage space. Interacts with users and evaluates vendor products. Makes recommendations to purchase hardware and software, coordinates installation and provides backup recovery. Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources
Requires applicable Bachelor's degree with 8 or more years of relevant experience. Additional experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
A minimum 5 year of experience with systems administration, including Linux or CentOS
Must be a US Citizen;
Ability to work in a team environment
Ability to anticipate problems & take decisive action
Experience maintaining applications built on a PostgreSQL or Oracle database.
Experience writing scripts to monitor system services, resources, data mine logs, etc.
Writing SQL and PL/SQL to generate system data reports, modify data as necessary, etc.
Experience with Keytool and OpenSSL
Familiarity w/troubleshooting Java & Oracle applications
DoD 8570 Compliant holding current IAT level II baseline certification (Security+ CE, GICSP, SSCP, etc.)
Experience maintaining systems in cloud environments
Experience working with Firewalls and AWS Security Groups
- Due to the nature of the government contracts we support, US Citizenship is required.
- TS/SCI with Poly required to start OR TS/SCI and willingness to get a poly.
- Candidates with current/active TS/SCI with Polygraph preferred
Current RHCSA/RHCE certification
VMware Certified Professional
Knowledge of SQL Servers
Pay Range:Pay Range $87,100.00 - $157,450.00
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.
Original Posting Date:12/11/2023
While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® innovation company rapidly addressing the world’s most vexing challenges in national security and health. The company's 47,000 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, 2023. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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