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Job #: R-00008766
Location: Andrews Afb, MD
Category: Systems Administration
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Evening
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

The Defense Group at Leidos currently has a career opportunity for a Windows Administrator to work at Andrews Air Force Base.

Job Summary:

The AFNCR IT Services program provides support services for information systems for Headquarters Air Force (HAF), Air Force District of Washington (AFDW), Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD), Joint Chiefs of Staff, and other Air Force activities within the AFNCR, missions to include the Pentagon, Joint Base Andrews (JBA), Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB), and other locations, leased spaces, and alternate sites. The major support areas required are: IT Operations and Maintenance; Plans, Projects, and Engineering (PP&E). The senior leaders and national defense missions that are supported require that the AFNCR operations never fail, resulting in a fast-paced, challenging, but also rewarding environment.

Will provide Windows Systems Administration and support for the Virtualized environment at the Andrews Air Force Base with potential travel to other selected locations.

Primary Responsibilities:
-Solid hands-on knowledge of Windows and VMware server Engineering tasks.
-Maintain and Engineer a multi-site, multi-farm VMware environment, which hosts the Windows server on-premises infrastructure using VMware vSphere 5.5 and newer.
-Experience with Installation Processing Node (IPN).
-Maintain and administer a multi-region, multi-VNet environment.
-Senior Level Responsibilities related to maintaining production with reliable and stable operations that includes but not limited to Senior level understanding of Windows Services and Servers, VMWare -Services and Servers, Advanced Troubleshooting, and advanced Windows Server communications.
-Review information systems requirements and use professional concepts to incorporate these requirements into solutions.
-Virtual Machine Software (VMware, Virtualbox, HyperV)
-Lead teams of 4-6 people for project related activities.

Basic Qualifications:
-Bachelor's degree in a relevant technical discipline and 4+ years of overall related experience with an Information Technology environment, additional related years of experience is accepted in lieu of a degree.
-Currently possess an active DoD Secret Security clearance.
-Must hold current or obtain within 90 days of start date DoD 8570 IAT2 certification Security+ CE or higher.
-Engineer solutions to problems that require the frequent use of analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors.
-Experience solving complex problems.
-Communicating status of issues with Executive level leadership.
-Experience leading small teams in the development of new solutions.

Desired Qualifications:
-MCSE certification.
-ITIL training and/or certification.
-Network knowledge and experience.
-Exposure to Oracle and databases.
-ITSM knowledge and experience, particularly with Remedy.

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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