Leidos is a FORTUNE 500 company bringing a mix of innovative technology and sector expertise to customers in the national security, engineering, and the health industries. Leidos is seeking a Senior Systems Administrator for a position as part of a team supporting the Defense Information Security Agency (DISA) in Columbus, Ohio This is a full time position that must work in Columbus, Ohio. No full time telework is allowed.
The Senior Systems Administrator will support tasks on the contract related to the UCSA Core Infrastructure. Fulfilling this requirement, means the Senior Systems Administrator will have to manage multiple network enclaves that work together to provide one seamless environment that will allow users easy access to the services provided by the UCSA. The management of core infrastructure includes a large collection of network, systems and storage infrastructure as well as a core set of supporting services like Active Directory, Identity and Access Management, Yellowdog Updater Modified, Salt, Domain Name Service, ACAS, Citrix, Windows Server Update Services, Host Base Security System, and others as required.
Organizes and directs the configuration and operation of information management systems.
Responsible for directing the work of other system administrators to provide the day-to-day system administration to include system and resource optimization, and user assistance.
Conducts capacity and performance analysis, and provides system configuration change and upgrade recommendations.
Increases system administrator efficiency and accuracy via the use of automated tools and scripts, develops system administrator procedures, and conducts system administrator training and skills assessment.
Bachelor's of Arts or Bachelor's of Science in a technical discipline; additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
Minimum of four (4) years of relevant experience.
Demonstrated expertise in Federal Government Network Management is absolutely necessary.
Qualified IA personnel IAW DoD 8570/DoD 8140, minimum IAT II.
Active Secret Clearance Required with ability to obtain a Top Secret.
Must be a US Citizen.
Bachelor's degree with a minimum of five (5) years of relevant experience.
Experience with DISA Network Enclaves
Ability to obtain a Top Secret if required by the contract
Experience with Active Directory, Identity and Access Management, Yellowdog Updater Modified, Salt, Domain Name Service, ACAS, Citrix, Windows Server Update Services and Host Base Security System
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:Yes, 25%
Clearance Level Required:Secret
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 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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