The Leidos Intelligence Solutions Division is seeking Senior Linux System Administrator/System Engineer to support a highly visible fast paced Leidos prime contract in Annapolis Junction, Maryland.
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: Be part of a dynamic team that provides systems, network and storage engineering services to support the Endpoint & Forensics customer. The target focus will be to develop, maintain, and support an enclave comprised of various hardware and software components to include physical storage (NetApp, Dell Isilon and Compellent), software defined storage (Dell FlexOS), and network components (Brocade and Cisco). This effort will include phased system upgrades and improvements aimed to ensure the continued execution of the E&F mission.
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS/EDUCATION: The candidate must have:
Bachelor's Degree and 12-15 years of experience. Additional experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
At least 12-15 years of general experience as a systems analyst
At least five (5) years of experience in systems analysis, engineering design, and communications application on complex information systems, database management, the use of programming languages that support systems (i.e, Perl, C++, mySQL and knowledge of storage and retrieval methods.
Minimum IAT level II certification
Broad Red Hat Linux administration
Red Hat Certified Engineer or RHCSA
Broad Red Hat Linux administration is required. Must also have experience with several of the following: NFS, Authentication and Access, DNS, Cisco IOS TCP/IP, Workstation Support, VMWare virtualization, Data Domain De-duplication, Isilon NAS storage, NetApp File storage.
Enterprise Class Storage experience
Help implement and improve customer Continuity of Operations Plan (COOP) including regular backup and recovery activities for large data sets as well as disaster planning.
Provide architecture design, coordination and support for staff office moves. Understanding customer power/space/cooling approval processes strongly preferred.
Credible experience supporting software architecture development, requirement analysis, process execution and evaluation, selection and evaluation of COTS/GOTS tools, and integration.
Problem solving skills
Ability to communicate with outside organizations to resolve network, system, server or other problems
Experience in a customer-facing role developing system requirements and CONOPS
Planning and using resources effectively; orchestrating multiple activities simultaneously to accomplish work
Demonstrate ability to work effectively in a team environment.
Good written and verbal communication skills.
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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