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Job #: R-00001902
Location: WASHINGTON, DC
Category: Systems Administration
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

Do you want to grow your career and be part of a team solving critical challenges that affect the world?

Leidos Civil is leading the way in solving internationally pressing issues, including:

Aviation - Guiding the world's air traffic, managing 43,000+ flights for 2.5 million passengers per day
Logistics & infrastructure support - Operating infrastructure for large-scale nuclear cleanup efforts
Cybersecurity - Monitoring advanced threats; managing security services and utility command and control centers
Facility management & operations - Operating the world's longest supply chain to Antarctica
Energy engineering - Restoring power during hurricane efforts; helping communities achieve significant energy savings
Environmental management - Delivering innovative environmental solutions and wildlife conservation plans
IT infrastructure modernization - Helping 2+ million citizens recover from identity theft; maintaining global biometrics systems
Transportation security solutions - Securing U.S. borders with 1200+ radiation and explosive monitors; designing vehicle solutions that save lives, reduce congestion, and boost fuel efficiency

If you desire to be an integral part of a dynamic team of science and technology leaders, then Leidos Civil is the place for you!

Protect yourself and your family, with the benefits of working for a world-class employer.

When you join Leidos, you join a Fortune 500 company and one of Ethisphere Institute's "World's Most Ethical Companies"

Leidos...Practical Answers for a Complicated World

Leidos is seeking a Senior Systems Analyst!

Primary Responsibilities: Serves as a Systems Programmer in the mainframe environment, which provides mainframe systems support for DOJ-wide customers in an Enterprise data center environment.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

Mainframe Systems Programmer - responsible for the installation, configuration, monitoring, automation, integrity, technical support and maintenance of the Department's IBM System Z mainframe environment.

Serves as a systems programmer for z/OS with support of z/VM only for IOCD (I/O configuration) and configuration of resources on the CEC.

Handling day-to-day activities, some storage admin duties, Disaster Recovery planning/preparation and testing.

May serve as the administrator for PARMLIB changes for all LPARs that are implemented at PM outages.

Maintains a familiarity with the shutdown REXX code that is used to shut down all LPARs just prior to PM outages in a clean and timely fashion. Serves as the backup for automation issues when primary support is unavailable. Serves as a backup for mainframe storage SME when the primary support is unavailable.

This position requires:

Thorough knowledge and proven ability to perform installation, maintenance, problem analysis and prevention, system tailoring, customization and administration, performance monitoring and tuning, and documentation of IBM z/OS.

z/OS System Support Knowledge including parmlib, authorize libraries, CLISTs, REXX and Procs changes.

Experience maintaining mainframe IODF.

Experience maintaining JES2 subsystem

VTAM experience (used for TN3270 type terminal communications and EE Pipes with both DOJ and external government customers)

TCP/IP experience (primarily IPv4 but in the early stages of IPv6). This includes all the IP-LU Mapping (an example is the Two Factor LUName requirements for Top Secret), OSA cards on all mainframe and working with Network Support Group and JUTNet. BIG-IP

Console communications with OSA-ICC experience.

Proven ability to determine, analyze and resolve software and device related problems.

Demonstrated high level communication skills and ability to develop positive relationships with customers, team members, vendor service providers and stakeholders.

Ability to work independently and as a team member.

Strong customer service skills.

Experience installing and migrating new software releases.

Typically requires BS degree and 8 - 12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6 - 10 years of prior relevant experience.

Basic Qualifications

Required Skills HW:

General knowledge of mainframe hardware including IBM z14, or IBM z13, or IBM EC12, Virtual tape and enterprise storage

Required Skills SW:

Operating Systems: Installing and maintaining z/OS
Experience maintaining mainframe IODF.
Using IBM SW: IBM Utilities, Tape Management Software, scheduler software
Languages: CLISTs, REXX

Preferred Qualifications

Operating Systems: using z/OS
Using IBM SW: JES2, TSO, ISPF, SDSF, JCL
SW: Websphere, Connect:Direct, CLIST, DB2, CA-Top Secret (or other external security manager on z/VM), CA-Scheduler, CA-1, Assembler
HW: Hitachi VSP, IBM TS3500, IBM TS7720/7740 VTL
Ability to apply user requirements to the analysis, planning, and design of technology systems.
Ability to communicate problems and solutions both verbally and in writing to the Government Lead.
Ability to work independently and troubleshoot problems with speed and efficiency.
Ability to work closely with others in a team environment
Ability to interface with all customer levels.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills

External Referral Bonus:
Eligible

Potential for Telework:
No

Clearance Level Required:
Secret

Travel:
No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

Shift:
Day

Requisition Category:
Professional

Job Family:
Systems Administration

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Civil
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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