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Job #: R-00018401
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Systems Administration
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence


Job Requisition:

Cloud Systems Administrator / Network Engineer with active TS/SCI clearance and polygraph required

Job Description:

The Intelligence Group has an opening for an AWS (Cloud) Systems Administrator in Reston, Virginia. You must have an active TS/SCI clearance with polygraph to be eligible. The successful candidate will work as a member of a government-contractor software development team to setup and maintain the AWS enclave to include Development, Test and Production Environments and support the pipelining of products through the development process.  Work will be performed in a fast-paced, high-energy environment inside a government facility.

Primary Responsibilities

•        Setup and maintain the AWS enclave to include Development, Test and Production Environments.

•        Create, setup and maintain the full data stack

•        Setup product pipeline for security accreditation.

•        Architect, Launch and maintain security compliant virtual machines and servers

•        Obtain and manage non person entity PKI certs for servers

•        Setup and administer logins, IDs for virtual machines

•        Develop and apply security policies, administer security groups, OUs, etc

•        Develop and implement backup policy, disaster recovery.

•        Coordinate interconnection security agreements.

•        Create & disseminate the documentation required for the support of the Accreditation & Authorization of the project - Documentation includes: System Security Plan, Security Controls Traceability Matrix, Readiness Assessment Review, Continuous Monitoring Plan, System & Network Diagrams, PPS, POA&M, Ports, Protocols & Service, and any other documentation required for a successful A&A ATO.

Basic Qualifications

Bachelors’ Degree in Computer Science with 12-15 years’ experience

Security +


Preferred Qualifications

Experience working on highly secure networks, client and server side development and solution implementation. Software development skills – python, java, etc.

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph


Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:




Requisition Category:


Job Family:

Systems Administration




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

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