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Job #: R-00029223
Location: San Antonio, TX
Category: Systems Administration
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Rotating
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

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Description

Job Description:

Leidos seeks a Linux Administrator with network experience to support our DoD customer in San Antonio, TX.

In this role, you will provide IT repair, maintenance, operations, logistics, and engineering services to help ensure secure, reliable, and uninterrupted availability of the DoD's secure mobile device capability service. 

You will also utilize your broad experience in configuration, testing, documentation, maintenance, administration, and operation of a variety of voice and data network protocol standards and a broad range of devices such as:

  • Linux servers
  • VMware/ESXi virtualization
  • Cisco Routers and Switches
  • Cisco ASA Firewalls
  • Juniper Firewalls
  • Cisco Unified Border Element (CUBE)
  • Cisco Unified Communications Manager (CUCM)
  • F5 traffic management
  • Windows servers

Selected candidates will work 8-10 hour shifts supporting a 24/7 operation with shifts rotating quarterly.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree and 4 years of related experience. Additional experience, education and training may be considered in lieu of degree.
  • Must be eligible and able to obtain Department of Defense Interim SECRET clearance prior to starting.
  • Must obtain DoD-8570 IAT Level 2 certification (Security+ CE) within 6 months of start date
  • Experience performing system administration tasks (installing, maintaining, monitoring, recovering, rebuilding, upgrading, patching)
  • Fluent using the Red Hat Linux CLI and a solid understanding of Linux kernel and operating system initialization.
  • Experience with Linux scripting languages such as: Python, Perl, Bash, or Shell
  • Experience configuring and using automation tools such as: Ansible, Puppet

Desired Qualifications:

  • Active DoD SECRET clearance
  • DoD-8570 IAT Level 2 certification (Security+ CE)
  • Experience configuring and maintaining network devices such as: switches, routers, and firewalls
  • Knowledge of networking concepts such as: OSI Model, LAN/WAN, IPv4/IPv6, subnetting and VLANs
  • Experience with Windows AD Domain Services, SCCM and WSUS configuration/management
  • Certifications with major system vendors such as Red Hat, Cisco and Juniper

GSMO

External Referral Eligible

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Secret

Travel:

Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Rotating

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Systems Administration

Leidos

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.

Pay and Benefits

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

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Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to spam.leidos@leidos.com.

Commitment to Diversity

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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