The Leidos Intelligence Division is seeking a System Administrator with a TS/SCI with polygraph clearance to support a highly visible fast paced prime contract in the Fort Meade, Annapolis Junction, MD area.
PROGRAM SUMMARY: The Prototype Development Support (PDS II) program is a TTO-based, LOE program in support of our customer’s Operations organization. Through new development and rapid prototyping, PDS II looks to help its customer find new and better data sources and tradecraft to answer new and existing intelligence questions to accomplish its mission. Working across all areas, using methods that run the gamut from leading edge visualizations, analytic development and new technology research, the PDS II program constantly strives to provide the best solutions for the customer to address their mission needs, all in a fast paced, highly collaborative challenging environment.
Do you enjoy being a part of small teams that work closely with the customer? Does big data pique your interest? Our Prototype Development Support program is looking for candidates with a strong mission focus to do new development and rapid prototyping. Someone who can figure out smarter, better ways to discover new targets or support mission analysis.
As a Systems Administrator, you will be providing system administration support on Linux-based systems. You will be supporting the server infrastructure supporting a team of 9 developers by ensuring that the servers are compliant with customer standards. Part of the effort will be installing patches, tracking compliance notifications and helping with the security plan updates. You will also be assisting with adding new servers as the developers need them.
Candidate shall have a minimum of 4 to 8 years of general experience as a systems analyst
Four years of experience in systems analysis, engineering design, and communications applications on complex information systems, database management, the use of programming languages.
Candidate must be competent to work at the highest technical level of all phases of applications system analysis and programming activities. A bachelor’s degree in engineering or computer science may be substituted for four years of general experience as a systems analyst.
A bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, mathematics or a related discipline may be substituted for four years of general experience.
Must have Linux systems administration experience, using a variety of versions (old and new).
Knowledge of computer operating systems, hardware, and software.
Demonstrated experience with standard admin support (create/manage accounts, version upgrades, IAVA patches, etc)
Experience with VM environments of various operating systems with tool augmentation
The Cyber & SIGINT Solutions (CSS) Operation continues to grow in the Fort Meade, MD and surrounding areas. We have funded Prime work and are currently seeking innovators, ideators, and game changers to join our team. We are offering generous sign-on bonuses, competitive salaries, and enhanced benefit plans. To learn more please visit careers.leidos.com/CONMD
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 39,000 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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