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Job #: R-00005084
Location: Hampton, VA
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

Job Description:

Job Summary

Leidos has a career opportunity for a Systems Administrator at Langley AFB. Candidates must already possess a current TS/SCI security clearance in order to be considered.

The successful candidate will be an experienced Windows/UNIX/LINUX System Administrator. The System Administrator will assume the role of baseline management administrator and will be part of an integral team that supports a large world-wide enterprise environment. The candidate will help set up, plan, implement the system management environment to support client deployments, security patch management and schedules, application deployments, automation scripts, inventory reporting, and all other aspects of the systems management environment. The candidate will be responsible for working with management to understand and implement their requirements of the system, teach support staff the functionality of the system, and provide expertise and guidance to the management on how to use the systems management environment effectively. The System Administrator will be responsible for deploying all software in the enterprise to include baseline images. The candidate must work closely with security personnel to determine patching requirements and procedures. Ability to respond quickly to rapid changes and accepts new challenges. Personable, professional, ethical and maintain a positive attitude. The work for this position will be performed in a Special Compartmented Information Facility (SCIF) located at Langley AFB Hampton, VA.

Experience with reviewing and analyzing system logs and application patching, test patching of systems, release verified patches widely across many computers, review and report on patching progress and completion, and troubleshooting any issues throughout the process. Experience administering servers in an Air Force environment and in Microsoft scripting language for workstations and servers using VBScript and/or PowerShell in an enterprise environment is required. Applicants must understand how large TCP/IP network infrastructures operate, including basic functionalities of routers, firewalls, DNS, DHCP, as well as using Active Directory and LDAP and their querying languages to extract data and possess experience in developing backup procedures. Prefer candidate be familiar with Global Command and Control System (GCCS), Image Store (iStore), and Information Support Server Enterprise (ISSE) network systems .

Primary Responsibilities

Analyzing system logs and identifying potential issues with computer systems.

Applying operating system updates, patches, and configuration changes.

Installing and configuring new hardware and software.

Adding, removing, or updating user account information, resetting passwords, etc.

Answering technical queries and assisting users.

Responsibility for security.

Responsibility for documenting the configuration of the system.

Troubleshooting any reported problems.

System performance tuning.

Ensuring that the network infrastructure is up and running.

Configuring, adding, and deleting file systems.

Basic Qualifications

Applicants must currently possess a TS/SCI clearance. Applicants should possess 3+ years of related experience and a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Information Systems (or equivalent experience may be substituted in lieu of a degree). Must possess Security + certification as required by DoD directive 8570.

Preferred Qualifications

Comptia A+

Comptia Net+

Comptia Server+

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 www.Leidos.com .

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 Leidos.com 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 spam.leidos@leidos.com .

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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