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Job #: R-00068713
Location: Shaw Air Force Base, SC
Category: Proj and Prog Management
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: Defense

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Job Description:

At Leidos, everything we do is built on our commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our employees, and our communities. Learn more about the values and culture that are the foundations of our business. Our mission is to make the world safer, healthier, and more efficient through information technology, engineering, and science. We offer a robust benefits package including competitive salaries; company matching 401K Retirement Plan; comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage; flexible work schedule to allow for life/work balance; tuition reimbursement and more.

The Leidos Army Intelligence information technology Environment Support (ARIES) program, which is part of the Leidos Defense group, is looking for a Systems Administrator / IT Site Lead to support US Army Central G2. The ARIES G2 Army MI Enterprise provides IT repair, maintenance, operations, logistics, and engineering services to help ensure secure, reliable, and uninterrupted availability of Army Military Intelligence Enterprise IT Systems as well as network administration support for an organization comprised mostly of a Microsoft Enterprise software environment residing on multiple networks.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Manage and direct day‐to‐day IT operations, including service desk, desktop, server, storage, and network administration, VTC operations, hardware support, etc.

  • Supervise 5 or more personnel; roles include personnel actions, hiring, assigning, counseling, transferring, etc. as required.

  • Manage team administrative tasks, such as work schedule, personnel security, facility access, and contract deliverables.

  • Assist & mentor team members with technical troubleshooting and be able to execute system, storage, network, and/or desktop administrator duties; ensure team members understand and execute according to their roles.

  • Serve as the primary interface between the Leidos team, customer/government leadership, and external support services and agencies.

  • Participate/lead IT projects in the organization; manage projects; track and regularly report project status to both government and company/contract leadership.

  • Implement, document, maintain, and supervise ITIL processes in support of organizational policies, regulations, and procedures, with a focus on Tier I-III support.

  • Provide accurate documentation of work, system and network diagrams (MS Visio, PowerPoint, etc.), and ensure that work meets the required deadlines, quality of service, and availability standards.

  • Properly configure, manage and troubleshoot desktop and server hardware and operating systems such as Windows OS, Windows Server, storage (i.e. NetApp), and virtual environments (i.e. VMware ESXi).

  • Provide Service Desk function to customers as needed, including Active Directory tasks, in & out processing users for accounts, account set-up requirements, troubleshooting workstation hardware/software, trouble-shooting VOIPs and VTC equipment, basic hardware troubleshooting, printer issues, etc.

  • Perform troubleshooting of network and connectivity issues at Tier I-III and coordinate troubleshooting on Tier 0 circuits with external organizations to ensure mission critical operations continue across the AOR.

  • Provide system change inputs through Configuration Control Boards (CCB) or similar processes.

  • Maintain required security posture on all systems in accordance with DoD and local command policies, including updates, STIGs, IOS upgrades, and other network security requirements.

  • Follow and adhere to all information security regulations and policies on all respective systems and networks.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree and 4-8 yrs of experience. Additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.

  • Experience in the management and control of resources using established reporting mechanisms and at least three (3) years direct experience in managing projects of various types and complexity, as well as experience in leading a multi-vendor environment.

  • Knowledge/understanding of and experience with Active Directory, patching/STIGs and system upgrades in a classified environment.

  • Experience in systems administration / systems engineering.

  • Customer oriented with excellent oral and written communications skills.

  • Required Technical Certification: 8140 IAT II IA Baseline Certification, such as Security+ ce or higher.

  • Active DoD TS/SCI security clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

  • One of the following certifications: PMP, DAWIA PM III or FAC-P/PM Mid-Level in Program Management.

  • Currently possess Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA) or higher certification.

Pay Range:

COVID Response

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 January 18, 2022, 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. 

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, 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

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