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Job #: R-00007002
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Systems Administration
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

At Leidos, we know the most talented and diverse IT and engineering professionals will always have a multitude of career choices; your time at Leidos will be a wise investment in your career and in yourself. Our Defense business is helping to modernize and manage infrastructure, systems and controls, and cybersecurity for civilian agencies and commercial clients around the globe. With core competencies in information technology, energy and environment, complex logistics, and specialized engineering, we solve technical challenges and implement newfound efficiencies on a number of programs!

Primary Responsibilities
  • Leidos is seeking a Senior Data Storage Engineer located in Northern VA. This opening for a senior level Data Storage Engineer with a minimum of 10 years' experience designing and operating Storage Area Network (SAN), and Network Attached Storage (NAS) to support operating and maintaining both domestic and oversea posts. This position is responsible for defining and supporting the enterprise storage service architecture and lead the transformation of storage services to ensure service is aligned with the key principles of service ownership which includes: meeting the needs of the business, cost effectiveness, scalability, compliance, reliability, and resilience


Basic Qualifications
  • Advanced knowledge and experience with VMware, HyperV, and/or Red Hat Virtualization (Design, Build, Operate)
  • Knowledge with Large Scale Storage Area Network Systems (Design, Build, Operate) for Dell/EMC Unity and Isilon; and as a secondary skill: NetApp, HP EVA, VNX, Violin
  • Extensive prior experience migrating/consolidating SAN/NAS
  • Boot from SAN experience
  • Brocade Network Advisor experience
  • Must currently possess a Secret with ability to obtain a Top Secret security clearance in the future.
  • Cisco and Brocade Fibre Channel switches
  • Desirable skill includes experience with C7000 blade servers and chassis, Dell R730 servers, and Dell M1000 servers


Education & Experience:
  • Typically requires BS degree and 12+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10+ years of prior relevant experience. Additional years of experience and/or certification will be considered in lieu of degree.


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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