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Job #: R-00058006
Location: San Diego, CA
Category: Systems Administration
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $5,000
Group: Leidos Innovations Center (LInC)

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Description

Job Description:

Leidos Maritime System Solutions (MSS) is seeking to hire a System Administrator, specializing in IT system administration (client/server, MS Windows & Linux), to join our project team supporting the Naval Information Warfare Center in San Diego, CA.  The successful candidate will join a growing, fast-paced research, development, testing and evaluation team responsible for the manufacture and testing of various electro-mechanical devices used for both subsea and surface applications.

This position requires a candidate with a current TS/SCI clearance or TS with current SCI eligibility.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the installation, configuration, administration and maintenance of workstation, server and network systems, including associated hardware.
  • Responsible for updating to new systems, as well as support on current systems by tuning performance, allocating storage space, and implementing critical system patches.
  • Demonstrated technical expertise in Windows and Linux system administration
  • Ability to develop technical solutions and standard procedures for day-to-day administration of the networked system
  • Develop and support processes for end-item/asset tracking within the network

Configuration Control:

  • Knowledge of software release management
  • Authorize the release of software changes and processes, and software configuration changes specified by management and other functional groups
  • Track all problems and changes in work products and report changes and current network configuration
  • Prepare, maintain and inventory hardware, software and associated technical drawings for assigned projects
  • Facilitate Engineering Review Board and Configuration Control Board meetings
     

Reporting/Meetings

  • Provide monthly configuration and document metric reporting for management review
  • Facilitate Engineering Review Board and Configuration Control Board meetings
  • Record and maintain assessment and audit findings, minutes, and action items
  • Perform Configuration Status Accounting
  • Maintain status accounting records to ensure that current and historical configurations of products can be accurately determined throughout the product life cycle

Basic Qualifications

  • Requires BS and 4 – 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 – 6 years of prior relevant experience or equivalent years of relevant experience.
  • Active TS/SCI
  • Computer Network Administration
  • Hardware/Software Maintenance

Preferred Qualifications

List additional skills and experience that is “nice to have” but not required. 

  • Ability to work in small groups
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Strong software & hardware troubleshooting skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Ability to prioritize
  • Team player, but with strong leadership skills

Education

  • BS/MS in Electrical Engineering (EE) or Computer Engineering (CMPE) or related technical degree required.

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

External Referral Bonus $:

$5,000

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI

Travel:

Yes, 10% of the time

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.

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