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Job #: R-00027935
Location: Laurel, MD
Category: Production
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

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Job Description:

The Intelligence Group at Leidos currently has an opening for a Data Center Manager to work in Laurel, MD. Data Center Manager is responsible for support, maintenance, performance and uptime of the Enterprise Data Centers. Ensure compliance of Access Control, property coordination and accountability, equipment installations/removal, Power Space and Cooling Oversight, and general daily operations.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Manage physical access to enterprise datacenters and to the racks in the datacenters
  • Manage the Datacenters Service Level Agreements
  • Liaise with the datacenters support staff
  • Liaise with the datacenters customers/users
  • Design and manage the cable infrastructure and ensure compliance with all applicable regulations
  • Design and manage rack layouts and ensure compliance with all applicable regulations
  • Follow F6 Datacenters procedures and processes and with Government approval establish new and/or modify existing procedures and processes for efficiency.
  • Refer customer requests for system health/status monitoring to IT Operations
  • Track the completion of all service and access requested for Data Center
  • Plan and schedule work to perform in the Data Center during Monday through Friday business hours on a weekly basis
  • Plan and schedule work to perform in the Data Center during non-business hours on a weekly basis
  • Ensure all Data Center security and escort policies are followed
  • Provide equipment accountability and coordination of Data Center equipment installations/removal
  • Advise the Installations and Logistics Office of power, space and cooling requirements and/or concerns.
  • Provide Data Center weekly status reports to Contractor Program Manager and government representatives.

Basic Qualifications

  • Seven (7) years’ experience, of which a desired three (3) year within the Intelligence Community, with the management of large IT Computer rooms daily activities such managing room access, planning and scheduling equipment installation and facility work, accountability of equipment being installed or removed, documenting room floor layouts and rack elevations, and maintaining the accuracy of all documentation and databases
  • Certification:  Data Center Engineering Specialist or; Data Center Operations Specialist or; Data Center Technology Professional

Security Clearance Requirement

Must have an active TS/SCI with a polygraph in order to be considered for this position.

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Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph



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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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