At Leidos, everything we do is built on our commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our employees, and our communities. Learn more about the values and culture that are the foundations of our business. Our mission is to make the world safer, healthier, and more efficient through information technology, engineering, and science. We offer a robust benefits package including competitive salaries; company matching 401K Retirement Plan; comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage; flexible work schedule to allow for life/work balance; tuition reimbursement and more.
Leidos is rated in LinkedIn's top 40, and is rapidly climbing the Fortune 500. Unlike many companies in the defense industry, we offer challenging and meaningful problems, a collaborative culture, and support for your career goals and growth.
The AIMES Group at Leidos currently has an opening for a System Administrator to work in our Beavercreek office.
This is an exciting opportunity where you will work across a range of direct contracts in the dynamic field of Full Motion Video development and deployment, while conducting internal research and development. We are seeking systems administrators with experience in Linux, Windows, and VMware administration to be engaged in technical planning, systems analysis, system build and integration, software validation, and customer field support (occasional travel and work on customer site will be required).
Deploy and maintain bare metal and VM clients and servers
Develop policies and standards related to the use of computing resources, overall strategy, design, implementation, and operational aspects of multiple systems, operating environments, related hardware and/or software
Use scripting and automation tools to automate tasks and create efficiencies across entire infrastructure
Perform installation, configuration, and testing of newly delivered software for purposes of integration and release testing, and deployment to customer sites
Create/edit documents for system build, installation, operation, maintenance and troubleshooting
Perform system analysis to isolate faults in bare metal and virtual environments and for purposes of performance optimization and catastrophe mitigation
Create DRs, CRs, and OPS tickets to track software discrepancies
Perform IT security tasks as needed
BS and 8-12 years of experience. Additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree
US citizenship in order to be able to obtain a TS/SCI Security Clearance
MS Windows, Linux, and VMware administration experience
Experience in systems integration, maintenance, and troubleshooting of complex system problems
Experience in writing technical content for maintenance manuals including installation, test, repair, and troubleshooting procedures
Experience in LDAP and AD configurations and administration
Experience in scripting in Linux and PowerShell
Ability to obtain an 8570 Certification within 6 months of hire date
Ability to work within a dynamic work environment and the ability to handle multiple tasks at once (multi-task)
Experience with Software development build tools and processes (Build Pipeline)
Experience with Puppet, Jenkins, Git, and JIRA
Experience with digital video systems and/or software
Familiar with database administration, Java, Perl, or Python
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:None
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
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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