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Job #: R-00040397
Location: Suitland, MD
Category: Systems Administration
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

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Description

Job Description:

Our Leidos team in Suitland, MD is looking for a Cloud Systems Administrator with an active TS/SCI clearance to work in a mixed Windows, Linux, cloud software environment.

 The individual will migrate and manage instances of the cloud infrastructure services and cloud servers. The candidate must have strong technical knowledge of virtual machines (IaaS) Writing Code (PaaS) and Software as a Service (SaaS).


Primary Responsibilities

- develop, configure, implement and manage systems
- resolve and provide assistance about system problems.
- manage and upgrade operating systems.
- monitor and analyze the capabilities and performance of systems.
- document systems infrastructure for the convenience of the users.
- maintains system security strategies, policies, and procedures.
- Implement Amazon web services solutions
- Brainstorm creative cloud solutions

Basic Qualifications

Active TS/SCI clearance


BS and 8+ yrs of experience or 12+ yrs of experience w/o a degree 


A minimum of CompTIA A+, Network+ or SSCP industry certification 


1+ years of experience in IS with specific focus on application administration.


1+ years of experience with systems administration in a Linux environment including shell script development and debugging.


1 + years’ experience with systems administration on Windows 2008, 2012 and/or 2016 server.


1+ years technical experience/knowledge of installation, configuration, and security of server environment.


Strong interpersonal skills & communications skills.

Preferred Qualifications

AWS Cloud Certifications


Security+ (CE)


Cloud and Virtual Infrastructure management and administration experience across multiple platforms such as VMWare, Amazon Web Services, Microsoft  Azure.


Experience building and maintaining AWS infrastructure (VPC, EC2, Security Groups, IAM, ECS, CloudFormation, S3, etc.)


Knowledge of networking, data center, and virtualization layer, and programming language skills (Java, Python, Bash, JavaScript, and PowerShell).


Understanding of how to secure AWS environments and meet compliance requirements


Experience with Docker, GitHub, Jenkins, ELK and deploying applications on AWS
 



 

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI

Travel:

No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

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 [email protected].

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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