Leidos is hiring a Linux Systems Administrator - Active TS/SCI Required. All work is onsite in Suitland, MD.
The HOPPER mission is to provide information technology services to fully enable ONI and the Navy to meet mission requirements. The ISC Operations (ISC-O) Department is an integrated workforce of civilians, active duty and Reserve Naval professionals who support combat operations and provide vital information for planning America’s defense against maritime threats at home and around the world. ISC-N3 Operations provides Enterprise Operations support to the ONI customer community at the National Maritime Intelligence Center (NMIC) facility, to Department of Navy (DON) Sensitive Compartmented Information Facilities (SCIF) in the National Capital Region (NCR) and Contiguous United States (CONUS), and to shore SCIFs supporting commands subordinate to United States Fleet Forces (USFF) around the world, all on a 24/7 basis. The work for this order shall be performed by the Contractor in the NMIC, located in Suitland, MD, the Pentagon, NSF-A, and other National Capital Region (NCR) facilities.
Candidate will routinely work independently to achieve critical mission objectives necessary to continue smooth operations for Hopper, and other internal and external agencies. Routinely will collaborate with different internal and external customers and other experts to develop technical solutions to problems that are complex and not always immediately identifiable in order to timely meet mission objectives.
-Manages the day-to-day responsibilities of all team’s ensuring that all deliverables and government tasking is fully met
-Provide guidance to the teams based on tasking’s and direction
-Escalate issues and provide status reporting
-Serve as a focal point to work across IT functional boundaries
-Maintain daily operation and problem resolution of hardware, operating systems and applications to provide optimum performance and system availability.
- Perform system administration duties and responsibilities that involve analysis and evaluation of computer networks with primary knowledge requirements of information processing methodology, information technology, computer capabilities, and processing techniques
-Install, rebuild, configure, maintain, administer and document Unix/Linux systems, software, system related products, hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories, storage, etc. in accordance with standards
-Create, document and implement repeatable processes to install, test, upgrade, maintain and patch system environments and its software
-Troubleshoot and resolve system-related incidents detected during monitoring, by other technical teams, or reported by users
Active TS/SCI clearance
GSEC or Security+ (CE) or SSCP
BS/BA in IT related field; additional experience may be considered in lieu of degree
8+ years of experience in IS with specific focus on application administration
8+ years of experience with systems administration
10+ year’s technical experience/knowledge of installation, configuration, and security of server environment
Expert knowledge of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) System Administrator and Network technologies and protocols
Strong interpersonal skills and communication skills
Work with virtual environments
Understanding of cloud architecture and solutions.
Effective October 1, in order to enter Leidos facilities in the US and to attend Leidos business events outside our facilities, employees will be required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. Effective December 8, all Leidos employees must be fully vaccinated (2 weeks past final dose) unless they are entitled to a legal accommodation. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.
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, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 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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