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Job #: R-00024326
Location: Washington, DC
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: Civil

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Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Junior Windows Server Administrator to work full time at a customer site in Washington, DC.

Primary Responsibilities Include:

  • Maintain and administer the Microsoft Windows Server infrastructure, both virtual and physical, at multiple sites
  • Windows Server management and support including upgrades and installations
  • Manage Group Policy and User Account creation, security, and auditing
  • Monitor performance and maintain systems according to requirements
  • Ability to create scripts in PowerShell
  • Conduct monitoring, patching, backups, restorations, malware protection, and the following specific activities: build, upgrade, maintain, and decommission Windows-based servers; maintain the VMWare vSphere infrastructure; establish, maintain, and monitor VMWare Replicator jobs

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant technical discipline and 3+ years of Window Server Administration Experience with Windows Server 2012 and later, additional years of experience will be considered in lieu of degree
  • VMWare supporting vSphere 5.5 and later
  • A high level of attention to detail and ability to problem solve
  • Proven ability to work in a collaborative, team environment
  • Proven communication and customer service skills

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Public Trust



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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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