Senior Active Directory Administrator

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Information Technology - Systems
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Leidos has an opening for a Senior Active Directory Administrator in Richland, Washington. 


In this position you will be expected to work varying hours as necessary to support ongoing operations and maintenance activity, but will primarily be a Mon Fri day shift. This program is a firm fixed price contract that provides the full scope operations and maintenance for IT Infrastructure support services. The successful candidate will combine a deep understanding Active Directory (AD), Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP), Domain Name System (DNS) and Dynamic File System (DFS), within a highly virtual environment using VMWare, Linux and Netapp architecture components. The candidate must have the ability to troubleshoot issues using third party diagnostic and monitoring tools, logs, graphs, and performance data to maintain the health and availability of the environment.


The candidate will be a member of a diverse team that operates at the direction of technical guides and recovery procedures to maintain system health and support outage recovery activities. Provide a point of escalation and support to the Network Operations Center. Provide 24/7 on-call support for the environment with other Subject Matter Experts.


Will be expected to participate in weekend and nightly maintenance activities, as required. Perform general system administration duties. Produce appropriate documentation for application deployment, configuration, and related processes. Enforce change management and compliance processes. Perform routine preventative maintenance on all hardware and applications on a routine and scheduled basis. Position is expansive and additional responsibilities can be added.


IMPACT: Works independently to achieve day-to-day objectives with significant impact on operational results or project deliverables. Responsible for entire projects or processes within a technical area. Typically responsible for coaching and reviewing the work of lower level technical staff.


COMPLEXITY: Develops technical solutions that require collaboration with internal experts, deep analyses and understanding of impact on end-product/solution. Develops solutions to technical problems and issues that are unclear and require deep technical knowledge.


COMMUNICATION: Communicates with internal and client project team members. Works to influence team members regarding solution design, process and/or approaches.


 LEADERSHIP & TALENT MANAGEMENT: KNOWLEDGE: Requires deep understanding of and ability to apply principles, theories, and concepts of technical domain and has broad understanding of other related specialty areas. TYPICAL


Typical Education and Experience: Bachelor's degree and 4 years' experience, Associates degree and 7 years' experience, or a High School diploma/GED and 10 years' experience. Relevant certifications may be considered in lieu of experience.

Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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