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Job #: R-00005298
Location: Buchanan, NY
Category: Systems Administration
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

Leidos is looking for a System Specialist in Buchanan, NY. This position will be responsible for

monitoring, operating, troubleshooting and repairing the Indian Point Energy Center (IPEC) Alert

Notification System (ANS.)

Duties include performance of the following:

• CCU Poll
• Soft Reset
• Monitor the sirens auto Poll results (7pm & 7am)
• Check Battery Voltages
• Perform system Silent Tests on Microwave and Telco
• Perform IPEC ANS Daily Status Forced Sync Back Up Reports at EOF and GSB
• Auto Switch Over Check (GSB) IP Poll Telco Poll Weekly Alarm and Poll Trending (Friday)
• CCU Poll Check Tx Path - "Both" Check Comm Path on Microwave.

Required Education & Experience:
• Bachelor's Degree with 1+ years' experience. An additional 4+ years of relevant experience may be

considered in lieu of a degree.
• Knowledge of ANS including hardware and communications paths, including siren operation and

microwave, telco and TCP/IP communications.
• Knowledge of public Alert Systems (AS) including reverse 9-1-1 and NY Alert.
• Knowledge of Software development Life Cycle (SDLC)
• Knowledge of software and firmware testing
• Knowledge of maintaining software
• Knowledge of Entergy Condition Reporting System (CR.)
• Ability to troubleshoot and diagnose problems with ANS County Control Unit PCs.
• Availability to provide 24/7 on call support as assigned.

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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