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Job #: R-00006105
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Systems Administration
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

Job Description:

Leidos has an immediate opening for a Linux Administrator to support the design, development and deployment of products, tools and capabilities. The Linux Administrator performs System Administration tasks on a customer's system that supports mission needs and coordination requirements. This individual will work in a team environment and coordinate with appropriate elements to effectively meet design, development, deployment, and monitoring/securing objectives.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: Requires BS degree and 12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10 - 13 years of prior relevant experience. May possess a Doctorate in technical domain.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • List daily duties and/or specific job responsibilities.
  • Design, build and deploy applications in a hardened enterprise Linux environment.
  • Review and compare multiple platform options for applications and collaborating with specific teams to choose an appropriate platform.
  • Design and implement a tool set that simplify provisioning and support of a large enterprise Linux environment.
  • Plan, configure and implement features on the Linux platform that enhance availability, response time, and monitoring of key system metrics.
  • PKI management using OpenSSL
  • Strong foundation of knowledge around AWS cloud services and the cloud ecosystem. (Cisco UCS, Splunk, Solarwinds, elastic search, dhcp, ldap)
  • Subject matter expert with Linux (RHEL)/CentOS
  • Experience setting up and modifying system monitoring with Nagios
  • Scripting language experience


Required support experience and/or current working knowledge in the following areas:
  • RHEL
  • Scripting/Automation
  • Troubleshooting issues in a growing environment
  • Experience with server patch management methodologies
  • Domain and expert technical knowledge.
  • TS/SCI with Poly required for Position


Preferred Qualifications
  • Preferred scripting in Bash, Perl, and Python


NSOINT

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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