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Job #: R-00012458
Location: Chantilly, 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

Description

Job Requisition:

Systems Administrator (Mid) - TS/SCI w/ Poly Required

Job Description:

Seeking a Mid Level System Administrator to provide operations and maintenance support for mission communications systems. The Candidate will maintain the hardware and software systems as well as monitor the infrastructure to ensure availability, reliability, and performance. Key duties include maintaining operating systems (primarily Linux), application support, integration, design, and assistance as needed with additional duties to support the team. The candidate must also have some Windows System Administration expertise as well.

Responsibilities include:

  • Linux OS patching, file and server backups, maintaining group policies, booting servers, troubleshooting server issues, and managing print server installs, updates, and permissions.
  • Responsible for the design, implementation, and operational aspects of multiple systems, operating environments and software. Schedule, plan and perform system upgrades
  • Developing engineering preventive maintenance plans
  • Executing remedial and preventive maintenance activities remotely and in the field
  • Installing, maintaining, and upgrading Linux OS servers, software-based maintenance tools and other related application;
  • Responsible for data transfers when needed
  • Work with ISSMs on scan results and be able to provide next steps regarding

Required skills:

  • BS in Computer Science or related field with 10+ years of experience. Additional experience in lieu of degree.
  • 8+ years of hands-on Linux Administration experience
  • Significant experience in both Windows and Linux Systems administration.
  • Experience supporting a medium sized (~500) user environment
  • Knowledgeable of IC system security standards and INFOSEC processes and boards
  • Possess strong troubleshooting, problem-solving, organizational, and verbal/written communication skills.
  • An active TS/SCI with Polygraph clearance is required for this position

Desired Skills

  • Networking/telephony experience a plus
  • Experience maintaining system security plans. 
  • Ability to lead technical teams to success

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Travel:

No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Systems Administration

1000

Intelligence

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 33,000 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.

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