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Job #: R-00020821-OTHLOC-6314
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Systems Administration
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil


Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Division Windows Systems Administrator - Senior to support the US Army Corps of Engineers ACE-IT Program.

The ideal candidate will provide systems administrative and technical support to the program's local division; associated districts, and enterprise operations to include but not limited to:

  • Serve as Primary POC for local server, network and telecom repair of division and/or district infrastructure components
  • Manage and monitor local server infrastructure to ensure consistent operation
  • Coordinate local response to IAVA vulnerability remediation
  • Ensure priority adjustment and supporting emergency situations are covered for all services and requirements
  • Escalate local issues to the Leidos Division Manager
  • Coordinate Level 3 support to the district technical personnel
  • Primary escalation POC for after hours and VIP level support requests
  • Responsible for monitoring local Service Delivery ticket queues so that aging tickets are given appropriate follow-up attention


  • Mainframe, network, and work group server monitoring and management
  • Coordinate and work with network administrators to ensure smooth operation
  • Set up of administrator and service accounts
  • Maintenance of system documentation
  • Tune system performance
  • Install system wide software and allocate mass storage space
  • Evaluate vendor products and make recommendations for procurement of software and hardware
  • Have oversight of installation and backup recovery
  • Manage computing resource use policy development and standards for allocation
  • Ensure data network availability

• Associates Degree; Bachelors degree preferred
Usually requires 8+ years’ experience
• Current DoD 8570 Certification, IAT Level II (Comptia Security +CE and 1 qualifying Computing Environment certification (For example, Microsoft MCP certified, Comptia A+)
• Interim Secret Clearance required prior to start
• Strong analytical and follow through skills.
• Strong verbal and written communications skills.
• Ability to coordinate and get cooperation from multiple areas within IT to accomplish assignments.
• Ability to work well independently on defined tasks.
• Ability to work well as part of a team.
• Windows Server 2012; Active Directory
• Networking Technologies (DNS, DHCP, WINS)
• Cisco Telephony /Router Solutions.
• VMware

• Experience maintaining Lexmark, HP, or Ricoh printer devices (i.e. installing maintenance kits).
• Prior USACE/ACE-IT experience.
• Experience working in a DoD environment.

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



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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