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Job #: R-00023548
Location: Atlanta, GA
Category: Systems Administration
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Health

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Job Description:

Leidos has an opening for a SecDevOps Administrator to work in our Atlanta office in support of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Primary Responsibilities

This position is contingent upon contract award.

  • The SecDevOps Administrator shall provide engineering and administering support to production IT infrastructure systems or networks, including design, development, integration, and testing. 
  • The SecDevOps Administrator shall provide day-to-day administration, operation, and maintenance of systems and associated networks. Responsibilities include but are not limited to; assistance in resolution of user questions/problems with regard to installed systems and equipment; corrective and preventative maintenance support to identify and correct performance and implementation failures, faults or defaults that impair system/equipment performance and functionality; coordination of warranty work, troubleshooting and emergency repairs to effect immediate corrections so that operations are not interrupted; preventative maintenance to adjust, maintain, or otherwise improve performance or enhance the overall maintainability of system/equipment modification and/or correction.

Performing prompt, efficient and professional support for their assigned site(s), reporting on the status of the work on assigned sites in their area of responsibility (AOR)
Providing front line troubleshooting and support to users at their assigned sites(s) and to other users requesting support, and is able to utilize a background of experience to resolve issues at their assigned sites(s) and other users as necessary.
Creating and maintaining accounts for these users as required using provided tools
Applying patches and updates to deployed equipment
Updating site based line images on a regular basis as required by the appropriate System Security Plan (SSP) and in accordance with the local management
Managing tape backup server, tape backup library, and tape workstations user-to-archive user data and perform system backups, refilling the inventory of blank tapes, managing other than normal operations, and identifying and correcting unexpected situations


  • BS and 4 - 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 - 6 years of prior relevant experience in monitoring, managing and administering, implementing Windows based servers and system in a production environment. Experience may be substituted in lieu of degree.

- Experience in maintaining on promise or Fedramp cloud (examples: Azure, AWS) infrastructure systems
-Knowledge of Agile software development methodologies

-1 to 2 year of experience with building and supporting integrated solutions in AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud Platform

-Experience with using version control systems to manage source codes

-Experience with using and managing continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD) pipeline solutions, including Jenkins, Bamboo, Travis CI, or GitLab

-Experience with scripting languages to automate tasks, such as Bash, Python, or PowerShell

Preferred Skills and experience:

-Experience with Infrastructure as Code concepts and tools, including AWS CloudFormation, Terraform, Packer, and/or Azure Resource Manager (ARM) templates

-Knowledge of Cybersecurity concepts, including threats, vulnerabilities, security operations, encryption, boundary defense, auditing, authentication, and supply chain risk management

-Experience with APIs and web services, including REST and SOAP

-Experience with unit, integration, and functional testing tools, including JUnit and Selenium

-Knowledge of secure systems development practices, including principle of least privilege, secrets management, static code analysis, and artifact management

-Knowledge of secure configuration guidelines

-AWS SysOps Administrator, Developer, DevOps Engineer, or equivalent Certifications

-Experience supporting CDC or other federal agencies

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Public Trust



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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