The Leidos Intelligence Division is seeking a Linux System Administrator (TS/SCI Polygraph required) to support a highly visible fast paced prime mission in Annapolis Junction, Maryland.
We are seeking a motivated system administrator to support a mission focused organization and team of software engineers and analysts. The ideal candidate will be responsible for system administration and virtual machine management, audit log checks, and vulnerability scanning.
The candidate will perform Linux Admin, virtualization, networking and Application installation/config/setup duties in a prototype development
The candidate must be a self‐starter, be able to work with a small team as well as independently, and be able to learn new HW and SW technologies quickly.
Bachelor's Degree and 8-12 years of years of general experience as a systems and/or network administrator. Additional experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
Minimum five ﴾5﴿ years of experience in systems analysis, linux system administration, infrastructure and network support. Experience performing security best practices using Ansible, Puppet, and familiar with STIGS.
Candidate must be competent to work at the highest technical level of all phases of applications system analysis, system design, and administration.
Experience administering and troubleshooting UNIX/LINUX and Windows production systems.
Proven experience in RedHat Linux, CentOS, and/or SELinux System Administration..
Network integration experience – routing, switching, and firewall rules administration. Experience with DCIM, CM, and continuous integration‐deployment ﴾CI/CD﴿ tools such as Puppet, Ansible and SALT.
2‐3 years of VM and virtualization experience
Proven experience installing and configuring applications Familiarity with Agency standards, STE/STN compliance and agency security systems.
Hands on STIG implementation skills are a must
Ansible remote administration hands-on experience
Virtualization hands-on experience (libvirt/proxmox/virtualbox)
Actual hands-on desktop and server room installation support experience
Understand security best practices
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
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 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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