Leidos is rated in LinkedIn’s top 40, and is rapidly climbing the Fortune 500. We offer opportunities to solve challenging and meaningful problems, a collaborative culture, and support for your career goals and growth.
We offer a robust benefits package including competitive salaries; company matching 401K Retirement Plan; comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage; flexible work schedule to allow for life/work balance; tuition reimbursement and more.
The AIMES Group is part of the Leidos Defense Group and has an opening for a System Administration Engineer to work in our Beavercreek, OH office. This is an exciting opportunity for potential candidates to use analytical skills and technical experience in the dynamic field of Full Motion Video development and deployment.
Consider this role if you have experience with system administration/integration with emphasis on Linux, Windows, and VMware administration. In this role, you will perform technical planning, systems analysis, systems integration/build, systems administration, verification and validation of software, and customer field support to include occasional travel and work on customer site. The successful candidate will be able to work both independently with minimal supervision, as well as within a team environment. The work will be accomplished across a range of direct contracts, internal research and development, and indirect tasks.
Bachelors Degree and 4 or more years of related experience; additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree
Strong MS Windows, Linux, and VMware administration experience
Ability to write and run onsite Site Acceptance Test Procedures at a customer site with the customer witnessing
Proficiency in writing technical content for maintenance manuals including installation, test, repair, and troubleshooting procedures
Experienced in systems integration, maintenance, and troubleshooting of complex system problems
Experience with Unix scripting and Power Shell
Ability to obtain an 8570 Certification within 6 months of hire date
Ability to obtain Top Secret Security Clearance
In this role, you will:
Deploy and maintain bare metal and VM clients, servers, and network systems
Use scripting and automation tools to automate tasks and create efficiencies across entire infrastructure
Find solutions to complex problems and/or incorporate emerging technologies into existing infrastructure to create efficiencies and optimizations
Perform installation, configuration, and testing of newly delivered software for purposes of integration and release testing, and deployment to customer sites
Create/Edit documents for system build, installation, operation, maintenance and troubleshooting
Perform system analysis to isolate faults in bare metal and virtual environments and to optimize performance and catastrophe mitigation
Work with Software engineers to ensure that all software is compatible with or meets customer security standards including the ability to work with CA signed certificates
Create DRs, CRs, and OPS tickets to track software discrepancies
Provide functional design inputs into design documentation and formal/informal design reviews, including workflow definition, GUI design and mock-up development and human interaction implementation recommendations
Create, track, and update operations and help desk tickets using tracking software
Develop a software installation plan and/or training synopsis including coordinating deployment and ensuring all preparations are completed prior to departure
Ensure that all new systems features and releases function properly within the customer’s environment, including Active Directory/LDAP Integration and other dependent subsystems
Requirements elicitation, capture, definition and documentation for new capabilities and features associated with motion imagery processing, exploitation and dissemination (including mobile devices)
Experience with Software development build tools and processes (Build Pipeline)
Experience with Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Jenkins, or Git, JIRA
Experience with digital video systems and/or software
Knowledge and/or experience with database administration, Java, Perl, or Python
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:None
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Systems Integration
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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