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Job #: R-00002846
Location: Fort Bragg, NC
Category: Systems Administration
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense & Intel

Job Description:

Are you ready for your next mission? If so, consider the Leidos team! This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a team of highly trained and a talented professionals.

The Systems Administrator will be a key part of the IT team supporting the ARIES contract and will be responsible for physical and virtual server operations & maintenance, storage area network support, basic and advanced Active Directory tasks, and troubleshooting on server, network, and desktop systems & office automation in support of the Service Desk. This position will be based at Ft. Bragg, NC.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Install, administer, and maintain Windows servers, desktops, and laptops as part of the overall systems architecture across multiple networks and locations; strong understanding of and experience with Active Directory
  • Install, administer and maintain virtual environments (VMware 6.5) and physical hosts
  • Install, administer and maintain storage devices (NetApp) across multiple locations
  • Utilize physical inspection and GUI-based and/or command line tools (especially PowerShell) to troubleshoot basic to complex systems hardware, software, and configuration issues with systems, networks, Active Directory.
  • Develop, implement, and manage disaster recovery and COOP plans, systems, and operations in coordination with the Network team and other organizations
  • Basic network troubleshooting in support of the datacenter and workstation/LAN connectivity
  • Work with teammates as needed to document service structure, network, and server/storage architecture and ensure data security and availability for customers both local and deployed across multiple regions
  • Collect, review, and store server log files to identify and remediate system issues
  • Document system configurations using Visio, PowerPoint, Word, or other tools and propose, defend, and implement system changes; coordinate & assist cybersecurity personnel and teammates with system accreditation efforts
  • Apply security patches, IAVAs, STIGS, and updates (including operating system updates) for all assigned systems
  • Assist Service Desk technicians as needed with Tier I and Tier II troubleshooting and patching of desktop systems, software (MS Office, Java, Adobe, etc), printer issues, and server/network related issues
  • Mentor, lead, and train junior technicians as directed; fill in for site lead as needed/directed.
  • Participate in or lead special projects and day‐to‐day operations as needed or assigned by the site lead, including surging to alternate locations for customer requirements or to backfill personnel during R&R or other absences

Basic Qualifications:
  • Active TS/SCI security clearance
  • Bachelor's degree with 4+ years of related experience. Additional years of experience may serve in lieu of a degree
  • Experience managing a Virtualization solutions such as VMware and with deploying Windows Server 2008 R2 & 2012 R2
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills; Willingness to work as part of a team, both as member or as a leader
  • Ability to maintain workload in a fast paced environment with rapidly changing priorities
  • Currently possess DoD 8570.01 certification at IAT Level II, such as Security+CE

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Currently possess MCSA: Windows Server 2012 or MCSA: Windows Server 2016
  • Currently possess MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure
  • ITILv3 certification.

External Referral Bonus:

Potential for Telework:

Clearance Level Required:
Top Secret/SCI

Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:


Requisition Category:

Job Family:
Systems Administration


Defense & Intel
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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