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Job #: R-00007851
Location: Gaithersburg, MD
Category: Systems Administration
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

The Leidos Civil is seeking a Systems Administrator to join our Aviation Lab Engineering Group. This is an opportunity to join the leading provider of air traffic control systems guiding the world's air traffic managing 43,000+ flights for 2.5 million passengers per day.

Primary Responsibilities

The Lab Engineering Systems Engineer areas of responsibility include:
  • Install, configure, and maintain Air Traffic Control (ATC) systems including the associated hardware and software used in our development and test labs.
  • Install new hardware and software
  • Apply and configure firmware, software and patches to system components.
  • Construct, troubleshoot, calibrate, test, and maintains hardware components, devices, and systems.
  • Perform hardware and software administration using ATC engineering processes.
  • Perform workstation, server, network hardware and software installations and modifications.
  • Effectively troubleshoot system issues performing problem determination and solutions.
  • Build labs following technical drawings. Assemble and dress racks. Assemble tables.
  • Using cable diagrams run cables under floor and above rack per the specifications.
  • Repair hardware using spare parts.
  • Experience installing and updating firmware on various hardware components.
  • Setup and maintain system peripherals such as printers and KVMs.
  • Effectively respond to, prioritize, and disposition help desk tickets.
  • Document work including creating and updating documentation.
  • Ability to work on a team and work independently
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.


. Bachelor's degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 4 years of professional experience; or 2 years of professional experience with a related Master's degree.
  • Typically requires BS degree or equivalent military and/or work experience.


Preferred Qualifications

Cat 5 & 6 cable termination. C++, A+, Net+, LINUX experience.

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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