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Job #: R-00059244
Location: Remote, United States
Category: Systems Administration
Schedule (FT/PT): Part Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes, 100%
Clearance: Top Secret
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

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Description

Job Description:

The ESA V program is an IT Services program supporting several customers within the Department of Justice. The program provides a range of IT services, including help desk, deskside support, Windows workstation engineering and maintenance, managed print services, ITSM, Active Directory services, and video conferencing, among others.

Leidos has opportunities for an individual to serve as a Part Time IBM z/OS Systems Programmer with a Specialty Supporting Mainframe Networks. The Systems Programmer will work with the Mainframe team, under the direction of the government leadership, to perform technical tasks; support IBM z-series mainframe network protocols and support customer driven mission critical mainframe infrastructure to ensure uninterrupted service delivery:

This is a part time position, around 20 hours a week.

The Mainframe Systems Programmer- Network Specialist tasks include:

  • Plans, installs, tests, administers, maintains, updates and implements VTAM, TCPIP, FTP, SFTP, TLS, EE, Connect Direct, LRS VPS/DRS.
  • Supports (LAN, SAN, MAN, WAN) dealing with mainframe networks (TCP/IP, SNA, and OSA) and affected middleware, mainframe storage networks (FICON, ESCON), FICON/ESCON Directors, optics and fiber connectivity (design, install and test), disaster recovery sites, long distance system and storage duplication. Perform network health checks (review, assess, and recommend changes to current or planned configurations), and relocations.
  • Supports VTAM experience (used for TN3270 type terminal communications and EE Pipes with both DOJ and external government customers)
  • Supports TCP/IP experience (primarily IPv4 but in the early stages of IPv6).  This includes all the IP-LU Mapping (an example is the Two Factor LUName requirements for Top Secret), OSA cards on all mainframe and working with Network Support Group and JUTNet.

Location: This position is 100% Remote.

Required Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree with 8+ years’ experience. High school diploma with an additional 4 years’ experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
  • Candidate selected will be subject to a Government Public Trust security investigation from the Department of Justice prior to beginning work.
  • US Citizenship is required
  • Current and active Top Secret security clearance is required.
  • VTAM experience (used for TN3270 type terminal communications and EE Pipes with both DOJ and external government customers)
  • TCP/IP experience (primarily IPv4 but in the early stages of IPv6).  This includes all the IP-LU Mapping (an example is the Two Factor LUName requirements for Top Secret), OSA cards on all mainframe and working with Network Support Group and JUTNet. 
  • General z/OS Mainframe experience and proficiency with MVS Commands, WLM, JCL, REXX, CLIST, SDSF, TSO/ISPF, IPCS, STC’s, batch processing, dump reading, etc.
  • Experience and proficiency with z/OS mainframe tools such as FDR, MVS QuickRef, InSync, StarTools, ConnectDirect, ASG-OutBound, TN3270, Scheduling and Automation Software and FTP Client Software.

Desired Experience:

  • Experience with mainframe software upgrades.
  • Experience and exposure to Mainframe Hardware, DASD Subsystem hardware and virtual tape hardware.
  • Experience with z/OS mainframe fail-over and fail-back to/from a DR site.
  • Experience working with Developers and Software vendors to resolve software problems.
  • Experience working with Auditors to provide requested information.

External Referral Bonus:

Ineligible

External Referral Bonus $:

Potential for Telework:

Yes, 100%

Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret

Travel:

Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

20

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Systems Administration

Pay Range:

Pay Range $78,000.00 - $120,000.00 - $162,000.00

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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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