Leidos is looking to hire a Senior Systems Administrator in Columbia, MD to join our newly awarded NGEN program.
Leidos is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the Next Generation Enterprise Network-Recompete (NGEN-R) Contract. This is an eight-year, $7.7 billion contract that is responsible for maintaining and modernizing the main global network of the Navy and Marine Corps.
NGEN-R is the largest IT services program for the Navy. Under the Service Management, Integration, and Transport portion of NGEN-R, the Leidos team will deliver the core backbone of the Navy-Marine Corps Intranet, including cybersecurity services, network operations, service desk, and data transport. Ultimately, Leidos will support the Navy in unifying its shore-based networks and data management to improve capability and service while also saving significant dollars by focusing efforts under one enterprise network.
The selected candidate will coordinate the operational support and implementation activities for Local Area Network (LAN), Base Area Network (BAN), and Wide Area Network (WAN) service offerings encompassing heterogeneous platforms. Additional jod duties and responsibilities includes:
- Assist Government in determining tactical and strategic direction of the organization as it relates to emerging operational support technologies.
- Research, analyze, and recommend new operational support technologies, tools, and techniques.
- Coach others on the application of new operational support technologies.
- Review distributed computing and network designs to select appropriate operational support strategies and ensure efficient use of resources.
- Conduct system support design and performance evaluation reviews.
- Identify, develop, and update operational support standards and procedures.
- Participate with corporate strategic planning teams.
- Keep abreast of emerging operational support technologies and industry trends.
- Recommend price/performance improvement opportunities.
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, MIS, Business, or related field and a minimum of 10 years of relevant experience
- Active DOD Secret Clearance
Information Assurance Technician (IAT) Level II
Must possess an Operating System (OS)/Application Certification.
Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA)
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA)
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) certification.
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Secret
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Network Administration and Ops
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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