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Job #: R-00082733
Location: Baltimore, MD
Category: Systems Administration
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $2000
Group: Health

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Job Description:

At Leidos, we deliver innovative solutions through the efforts of our diverse and talented people who are dedicated to our customers’ success. We empower our teams, contribute to our communities, and operate sustainable. Everything we do is built on a commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our people, and our community. Our Mission, Vision, and Values guide the way we do business.

If this sounds like a mission you want to be a part of, keep reading!

We are in search of a WebSphere/Liberty Administrator who has experience in WebSphere/Liberty administration activities on z/OS and Linux to join our team based in supporting the contracts at the Social Security Administration.

The candidate will be collocated with the SSA government employees and subcontractors at a government facility in Baltimore, Maryland. This position may require occasional off hours support during operating system/software upgrades and patches.

Find your “Why” with us!

Every position we take is more rewarding when you know the why behind it.  Know your work makes a difference to support those who need it most. If your passion is enabling life changing service to those around, you this is the place for you. Find you passion in a team environment where all members are valued regardless of contractor or employee status.  We are excited for you to take your place in our Leidos Family.

Required Skills:

  • Ability to communicate effectively communicate orally and in writing with customers, team members, management, vendors and other stakeholders.
  • Experience learning new technology, software in a self-directed fashion for example; reading the vendor / technical documentation and on-line training course.
  • Experience authoring and revising technical documentation keep it up to date and relevant.
  • Experience as a WebSphere/Liberty administrator on z/OS and Linux.
  • Experience independently Planning, Installing, Configuring, Upgrading and Troubleshooting Commercial Off-The-Shelf (COTS) Linux-Based web-systems at scale.
  • Experience working with performance and log monitoring software to apply performance improvements as needed.  Preferred monitoring tools: Splunk, Introscope and Dynatrace.
  • Note: Candidate is required to learn and stay up-to-date with a working knowledge to regarding administration and use of any assigned product(s).

Desired Skills:

  • Performing the duties and qualifications mentioned above for the Commercial Off-The-Shelf (COTS) products listed below:
    • UrbanCode Deploy
    • UrbanCode Velocity

Other Responsibilities

The candidate will be collocated with the SSA government employees and subcontractors at a government facility in Baltimore, Maryland. This position may require occasional off hours support during operating system/software upgrades and patches.

  • The candidate will be collocated with the SSA government employees and subcontractors at a government facility in Baltimore, Maryland. This position may require occasional off hours support during operating system/software upgrades and patches.

    Candidate is responsible for installation, configuration, administration, support and maintenance of WebSphere/Liberty on z/OS and Linux, including associated hardware. Candidate will recommend a plan and approach for applying upgrades and configuration settings to optimize efficiencies, including performance. Candidate will recommend best practices to identify and apply system functional specifications, configuration of physical and virtual systems, backup and recovery of IT infrastructure. Support duties may include updating and supporting systems by tuning performance, allocating storage space. Implementing critical patches, reviewing systems performance logs to identify anomalies and troubleshoot issues.

    Candidate will communicate with internal team members across multiple areas and client team members. Candidate may communicate with parties external to the organization (e.g., sub-contractors, vendors, etc.).

    Candidate works to influence project/team leaders regarding solution design, process and/or approaches.

    Find your “Why” with us!

  • Provide advice and support to development resources.
  • Provide guidance in the creation and modification of standards and procedures.
  • Support the standing standards, policies and procedures of the customer team.
  • Provide mentorship to group members and will be expected to help develop and support junior level staff.
  • Provide after hours on-call support that will be required to apply changes during non-peak hours.
  • Accept other duties as directed by management.

Education & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree with 8-12 years of related IT experience
  • Ability to obtain a Public Trust Clearance.

Leidos’ Health Group is recognized as a Top 10 Health IT provider. We draw on decades of success to deliver a range of solutions and services designed to meet the healthcare challenges of today. From the research bench to the patient bedside, we are a company of scientists, engineers, and technologists delivering a broad range of impactful, customizable, and scalable solutions to hospitals and health systems, biomedical organizations, and every U.S. federal agency focused on health. Leidos works with customers across the continuum of care to improve clinical, operational, and financial outcomes with innovative solutions that advance the next generation of care. Our mission is to contribute to creating a healthier world.

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About Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® 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 44,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

Pay and Benefits

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

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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.

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