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Job #: R-00016956
Location: Stennis Space Center, MS
Category: Systems Administration
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

Description

Job Requisition:

Systems Administrator III

Job Description:

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has a continuing requirement for Secure Enterprise Network Systems, Services, & Support (SENS3) for the continued operations and maintenance and evolution of the Homeland Secure Data Network (HSDN) and the Classified Local Area Network (C-LAN).

Supporting the SENS3 team, the candidate will provide O&M support for network, server, virtual machine, and system management to include the following:

  • Provide the technical services necessary to engineer, operate, deploy, and maintain HSDN and C-LAN servers and virtual machines (VMs);
  • Provide remote operations and management of servers;
  • Perform onsite engineering and maintenance as required for systems hosted at DC1;
  • Create, configure, test, deploy, and monitor VMs to provide infrastructure services and meet capacity and performance requirements;
  • Provide infrastructure services to allow the creation, configuration, deployment, monitoring, and separation of content management services for HSDN customer content to be accessed internally and externally;
  • Monitor all VMs for operational status and utilization;
  • Conduct preventive maintenance on existing server assets;
  • Coordinate with data center contractors as required to provision, maintain, and retire server assets;
  • Replace existing server components with newer, better maintained technologies to avoid obsolescence, in accordance with the Technology Refreshment Plan;
  • Provision and/or decommission servers and virtual machines to meet capacity and utilization needs;

Basic Qualifications:

  • 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
  • 4+ years of experience working with networks and performing System and Server administration
  • Must be Familiar with Windows System administration tools and processes
  • Knowledge in coordinating problem resolution and working across IT functional areas
  • Proven Ability to manage multiple task/events simultaneously and deliver on time.

Desired Assets:

  • DHS Experience
  • Networking Certification
  • Microsoft Certification
  • Security+
  • CCNA.

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret

Travel:

No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Systems Administration

2000

Civil

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.

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.

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