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Job #: R-00124352
Location: Norfolk, VA
Category: Network Administration and Ops
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Remote Type: No Remote
Clearance: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Digital Modernization

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Description

Leidos program is seeking a Unix Administrator in Ops to support efforts for Service Management, Integration, and Transport (SMIT); virtualized data centers. SMIT is the largest IT services program for the Navy. Under SMIT, the Leidos team will deliver the core backbone of the Navy-Marine Corps Intranet, including cybersecurity services, network operations, service desk, and data transport. Ultimately, Leidos will support the Navy in unifying its shore-based networks and data management to improve capability and service while also saving significant dollars by focusing efforts under one enterprise network.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Administer and manage physical and virtual UNIX systems running RHEL 6.x, 7.x and 8.x
  • Responsible for managing/administering the day-to-day operations of Unix systems at three physical locations; Norfolk, VA, San Diego, CA and Honolulu, HI.
  • Oversee incident resolution, ensuring appropriate response to escalations
  • Coordinate infrastructure repairs including directing remote activities to ensure continuity for service delivery
  • Review root cause analysis documentation to address performance management and incident correlation issues
  • Oversee daily shift activities and document in appropriate reporting and ticketing tools and ensure continuity for any outstanding issues
  • Work with Cyber Security analysts to ensure Enterprise information flow is secure
  • Ensures effective and efficient operation of network systems, architecture and topology
  • Monitor to ensure all operating systems are functioning properly and conform to operation security policies and procedures
  • Receive and analyze network alerts from various sources within the enterprise and determine possible causes of such alerts. Track and document incidents from initial detection through final resolution.
  • Assists with the development and application of business processes to ensure appropriate service levels
  • Develop and implement standards, procedures, and processes for the Network Operations Center
  • Participate in strategic network and operations planning
  • Work within the DevSecOps methodology to plan and support implementation of new technologies
  • Prepare recommendations for resolutions to NetOps challenges based on monitoring results, tools analysis, and/or forensics
  • Assist the Cyber Team; employ approved defense-in-depth principles and practices (e.g., defense-in-multiple places, layered defenses, and security robustness).
  • Assist with the collection of intrusion artifacts (e.g., source code, malware, and trojans) and use discovered data to enable mitigation of potential computer network defense (CND) incidents within the enterprise.

Basic Qualifications

  • BS degree (or equivalent) in Cybersecurity, Information Security, IT, EE, Network Engineering, Computer Science, or related field; with 4 to 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 to 6+ years of prior relevant experience.
  • Additional years of related work experience may be accepted in lieu of a degree.
  • US Citizen and DoD Secret Clearance
  • DoD 8570.01-M: Information Assurance Manager (IAT) II; Must possess CompTia Security + CE, equivalent or higher
  • Hands-on Experience in working with DoD networks, including NIPR, SIPR and PPSN
  • Work within the DevSecOps framework with the engineering and security teams to test new network design
  • Plans implementation of enhancements and upgrades to the network
  • Advise network users of hardware requirements, configurations and limitations
  • Maintain technical expertise in all relative areas including security, operating systems, onprem and cloud technologies
  • Evaluates and reports on new communications technologies to enhance capabilities of the network
  • Exceptional communication abilities, both verbal and written, including long-form business writing on complex topics
  • Ability to support work efforts outside of the standard work schedule

Preferred Qualifications

  • Demonstrated hands-on expertise in large complex infrastructures
  • Proven ability to influence and mangers of other service support models and supporting teams
  • Ability to manage globally distributed 24x7 operations to include short-notice travel in response to emerging operational issues
  • An entrepreneurial spirit with the ability to drive innovation independently; have a passion to improve at every opportunity
  • Proven ability to effectively communicate and work with technical teams and business stakeholders to resolve challenges
  • Ability to define program goals and roadmaps based on customer needs and strategic direction, and ensure that committed projects are delivered on schedule by the relevant team members
  • Ability to lead and work in a matrix organization and communicate effectively with peers, subordinates and program leadership
  • Experience with ITIL processes and/or ITIL Foundation V3/4 certification
  • Virtualization experience with VMware technologies
  • Experience with Ansible automating tasks on RHEL 6, 7, and 8
  • Red Hat Certification
  • Scripting and STIG management/Implementation

Pay Range:

Pay Range $68,900.00 - $124,550.00

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:

01/18/2024

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.

About Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® innovation company rapidly addressing the world’s most vexing challenges in national security and health. The company's global workforce of 47,000 collaborates to create smarter technology solutions for customers in heavily regulated industries. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $15.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2023.  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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