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Job #: R-00057487
Location: Arlington, VA
Category: Systems Administration
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $3000
Group: Defense

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Description

Job Description:

The Leidos Defense Group is currently seeking an experienced Linux and UNIX Administrator to operate and maintain Red Hat and Oracle Linux (Release 7 and 8), and HP-UX (11.31) operating systems within a Platform Systems Services (PSS) hosting environment.

Shift Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:00 to 5:00 PM core hours with occasional after hours’ onsite work to support both a NIPR and SIPR environment.

Position Overview:

  • The role will include providing technical expertise, support, guidance, and recommendations to design, deploy and support solutions for the Linux environment.

  • Provide effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of Linux and UNIX Servers in test, stage and production environments hosting multiple Oracle databases.

  • Apply DISA STIG compliance controls to secure systems.

  • Responsible for daily system monitoring, security, server health, resources and log management of all Linux and UNIX systems.

  • Troubleshooting and performing root cause analysis. This includes troubleshooting any and all issues with system configurations, backups, files systems, hardware, and user access.

  • Work closely with Oracle Database Administrators (DBAs) group.

Required:

  • This position requires an active DOD Secret clearance. 

  • Possess DoD 8570.01-M/DoD 8140 Certification IAW established mandate - IAT Level II required (Security+ CE); IAT Level III is desirable (CASP+ CE, CCNP Security).  Applicants not meeting this requirement will not be considered.

  • Requires Bachelor’s degree and 8-12 years of prior relevant experience.  Will accept additional years of experience in lieu of degree.

  • Minimum 3 years of hands on experience in Linux and HP-UX Server Administrations.

  • Solid knowledge of Linux Networking concepts

  • Skilled in Linux-related scripting (Bash, Perl, Python, etc.)

  • Experience with applying patches to implement functionality or address security concerns.

Desired:

  • Hands on experience with Oracle Linux (OEL) and Oracle Database Appliances (ODA).

  • Oracle Certified Associate or Professional certification, or similar Red Hat certifications.

  • IAT Level III is desirable (CASP+ CE, CCNP Security, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), GCED, GCIH).

  • Experience with Oracle Support system with opening tickets and downloading patches.

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

External Referral Bonus $:

$3000

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Secret

Travel:

No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Systems Administration

Pay Range:

About Leidos

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.

Pay and Benefits

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

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Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to [email protected].

Commitment to Diversity

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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