Leidos has an immediate opportunity for a System Administrator at Mountain Home, ID. Candidates must already possess a current TS/SCI security clearance in order to be considered.
The selected candidate will be responsible for overseeing JWICS operations for all Wing and subordinate unit SCIFs on site. They will be responsible for all Site-wide JWICS Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Intelligence (C4I) and perform JWICS specific touch maintenance to install and maintain computers, servers, and all JWICS related software and hardware. (This also includes but is not limited to account management, network storage, local authentication servers, file servers, user privileges, local group policy, local software testing, restoration operations, contingency planning, and local backups.) Ensure security patching is completed and locally downloaded, and also push JAVA, NOTAMS, and TCNO patches the AF JWICS Enterprise is unable to perform remotely.
Work directly with users at the site and liaise daily with the ESD and ESC AF to help resolve user and network related issues as well as maintain the integrity of the Site domain. Perform investigative administration operations in support of the Cyber Security Operations Center for malware, spyware, Trojans, or unauthorized software that gets detected on any device at the Site. The position is full time daily operation and may require after hours and weekend duty via on-call support. The System Administrator is required to be able to respond within one (1) hour of critical incident notification during duty hours (0730-1630) and within six (6) hours or less during non-duty hours/weekends/holidays if needed.
The candidate should be able to work autonomously with minimal oversight as well as in conjunction with multiple personnel in the fulfillment of the individual employee’s functions. Must have the ability to gather facts and use effective analytical and evaluative methods to assess information, plan the sequence of actions necessary, make sound decisions and solve a variety of security problems. The candidate should have a thorough understanding of their respective position, functions, and duties and will assist USAF and other government agencies in the creation and development of SSO documents, PowerPoint presentations, formal messages, background papers, and items of interest, staff summary packages, and other administrative tasks as necessary. Candidate will perform SCI security support functions and have access to JWICS systems located within the SCIF.
-TS/SCI security clearance on day 1
-Current Security +
-Bachelor’s degree in IT or Information Assurance (IA) related fields. (Experience may be substituted in lieu of degree).
-4-8 years of relevant experience.
-Experience in a full range of IT security principles, including:
a. Concepts, practices, products and services (including system software, database software and immediate access storage technology)
b. Disseminating IT security tools and procedures
c. IT security certification and accreditation requirements
d. Familiar with and use Active Directory tools to manage accounts
e. Familiar with imaging computers and upgrading operating systems
f. Familiar with using scanning tools to scan and subsequently patch devices
g. Familiar with trouble ticketing tools such as Remedy
h. Be able to remotely log in to computers as needed for maintenance
i. Be able to add and remove computers to domains
j. Be able to assign and remove security controls to user accounts
k. Be able to perform all Security Plus (Security+) type functions
l. Be able to work independently and/or with a team
m. Be familiar with and be able to modify file servers and shared permissions
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
External Referral Bonus $:$5,000
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI
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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