Leidos is a Fortune 500™ company aimed at embracing and solving some of the world’s most pressing challenges. Through science and technology, Leidos makes the world safer, healthier and more efficient.
Leidos is seeking a Senior Systems Administrator to work on-sight in support of the Department of Justice in Washington, DC. The selected candidate will work in a fast-paced and diverse environment and will have a management team that encourages your career development and growth.
Be part of a dynamic team in providing legal and technical services to support the Department of Justice. From emails and instant messages, to electronic devices, and social media systems, we are equipped to meet the challenge of forensically capturing, reviewing, and illuminating the “smoking gun” evidence. Join us and make a difference!
In this role, you will gain many intangible skills, such as time and task management, critical thinking and problem solving, the ability to communicate complicated problems in a concise manner, as well as solve complex problems using available tools.
Functional Responsibilities include:
Lead Contractor employee responsible for system implementation, orchestrating installation and testing. Works with other senior level Contractor technical staff, including Systems Engineers and Technical Analysts, to ensure that the system as designed and implemented meets the overall system objectives. Responsible for the operation and maintenance of IT systems and facilities set up by the Government to provide automated litigation support IT resources to specific cases. May be responsible for establishing systems and facilities. For existing systems and facilities, responsible for keeping the systems running; monitoring, analyzing, and optimizing system performance, including making recommendations for improving performance; performing scheduled system backups; assigning user IDs and passwords; allocating and tracking disk space; providing consulting support and advice to, and coordinating with IT users responsible for specific applications/databases on the servers; identifying and ordering needed supplies, hardware, software and accessories; and performing hardware and software upgrades. Implements and enforces system, facility, and data security measures, including resources and procedures for disaster recovery. Administers not only hardware and operating system software, but also database and other applications software. Coordinates with the COR and DOJ technical staff on all these issues, and coordinates with the DOJ office automation network administration staff on issues having to do with the network itself. Supervises and manages subordinate staff. Reports on progress. Develops tools for system-wide use in developing applications; prepares system documentation.
- Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) and 8 years of experience.
- 5+ years of hands-on, directly applicable experience actually doing the work of implementing the kinds of systems being set up - e.g., UNIX, Windows, Network Storage Solutions, etc.
- Must have actually have done the work of designing, obtaining equipment and software, installing, integrating, testing, etc., in the environment required.
- Experience with large systems with a complex mix of operating systems and functions.
- Must have a good understanding of the specific applications and application software, e.g., Oracle, Relativity or other web hosting platforms, etc.
- At least one year of experience setting up large scale database management applications, using the applicable database management software.
- Experience in storage technology planning, performance capacity planning and modeling, applications planning, human factors issues, distributed processing, and business process analysis.
- Requires in-depth knowledge of the Government's IT environments, including office automation networks and PC and server-based databases and applications.
- Requires in-depth knowledge of the Government's security requirements.
- Excellent written and oral communication skills required.
- Must be a US Citizen and able to obtain a Public Trust clearance.
- Possess Relativity Certified Administrator (RCA) certification.
- Undergraduate degree strongly preferred; preferably in the computer science or management information/technology disciplines.
- Litigation support experience highly valued.
- Supervisory experience very strongly preferred
- Have experience successfully installing Relativity upgrades in coordination with system engineers.
- Possess Relativity Infrastructure Specialist, Relativity Expert, and/or Relativity Master certification(s)
- Have knowledge of analytics options available in the Relativity platform, including but not limited to: creating and running structured analytics sets, email threading, and name normalization.
- Experience implementing Litigation Hold application within Relativity.
- Active security clearance, preferred.
- CNE certification highly desirable.
In order to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. 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.
Pay and Benefits
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Commitment to Diversity
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.