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Job #: R-00006870
Category: Systems Administration
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

No two career paths will ever look the same. 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. We welcome your perspective and ideas, in order to foster collaboration and deliver world-class solutions.

We look for solutions that not only transform businesses, but change the world.

Our Civil 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 including those that:
  • Power homes and businesses
  • Guide air traffic
  • Streamline tax returns
  • Protect digital footprints
  • Contain environmental incidents
  • Heighten port security
  • Enable scientific discovery

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...We strive to make the complex clear

Leidos is seeking a Senior Mainframe Programmer!

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:

Provide onsite support of SDS PM activities 10 weekends per year supporting products for which he or she is responsible.

This position requires:

1. Thorough knowledge of installation, customization, maintenance, and support of TCP/IP and VTAM
2. Strong SMP/e skills
3. Strong analytical, performance tuning and problem resolution skills
4. Proven ability to determine, analyze and resolve communications software and device related problem
5. Demonstrated high level communication skills and ability to develop positive relationships with customers, team members, vendor service providers and stakeholders
6. Ability to work independently and as a team member
7. Strong customer service skills
8. Experience installing and migrating new software releases
9. Demonstrated skills and experience in using IBM mainframe processors, z/OS and z/OSMF operating system and commands

Typically requires BS degree and 12 - 15 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10 - 13 years of prior relevant experience.

Basic Qualifications:

Required Skills HW:
• IBM z196, IBM z10, IBM EC12, IBM TS3500 VTL

Required Skills SW:
• Operating Systems: z/OS, z/OSMF
• IBM SW: JES2, JCL, VTAM, TCPIP, IPSec, FTP, SNA, APPN, Enterprise Extender, NJE/IP, XCF, Resolver, SyslogD, SNMP, IBM utilities, SMP/e, TSO, ISPF, SDSF, Unix System Services, Configuration Assistant, ZEN, VPS, DRS, VMCF, TeleView,

• Languages: REXX
• Databases: DB2, Microsoft Access Database
• Other: BMC Remedy Change Management, Reflections

Active Top Secret clearance upfront

Desired Skills:

• 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.

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 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to .

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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