Leidos is seeking System Administrator to support a large enterprise IT contract for the DOD. The System Administrator will support operations across multiple geographic locations. The System Administrator provides systems and software operations and maintenance support in a large network enterprise, multi-enclave environment. This administrator will maintain the Next Generation Desktop (NODE) thin client back-end infrastructure and provide customer support for thin clients, NODE profiles, and session connections. This individual will work in a team environment to ensure mission needs are met and ensure functionality of capabilities of customers.
Individuals in this role may be required to remotely log into the end users' endpoint (desktops and/or servers) in order to perform technical software configuration, rebooting, and other remedial actions.
Provide support implementation, troubleshooting and maintenance support. Rapidly distinguish isolated user problems.
Maintain the NODE thin client back-end infrastructure and provide customer support for thin clients, NODE profiles, and session connections.
Coordinate with customers and stakeholders to collect data, conduct analysis, develop, and implement solutions associated with incident tickets and requirements.
Establish comprehensive availability and capacity management solution using lessons learned
Develop solutions to technical issues.
Provide follow-up reports (technical findings, feedback, resolution steps taken) for root cause analysis, engineering technical assessment and process improvement initiatives.
Support customer requirements in a 24/7/365 environment and schedule.
Update operations and maintenance documentation for 24/7/365 personnel. Update operations and maintenance documentation for 24/7/365 personnel.
Experience with interacting with customers to handle service inquiries and problems.
Experience working as a Tier 2 system administrator: familiar with using desktop software applications such as web browsing and client software, and IT Service Management software.
Knowledge of IC IT standards and best practices.
Experience troubleshooting issues in a growing environment.
Experience with maintain NODE thin client back-end infrastructure and providing customer support for thin clients, NODE profiles, and session connections.
Experience with log reviews, incident analysis, and identification of issue trends
Time management skills.
Strong oral and written communications skills.
Track record of working effectively within a team, and support to peers toward improved processes and results.
Experience with support ticket management systems.
Candidate must, at a minimum, meet DoD 8570.11- IAT Level II certification requirements (currently Security+ CE, CCNA-Security, GSEC, or SSCP).
The candidate must have Bachelor’s Degree with 4-8 years or a Master’s Degree with 2-6 years of prior relevant experience. Years of experience maybe used in lieu of a degree.
US Citizenship is required.
TS/SCI with Poly required for Position or TS/SCI and willingness to get a poly.
Foundation of knowledge around AWS cloud services and the cloud ecosystem
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 40,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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