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Sr. System Administrator

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Job Number:
646167
Job Category:
Information Technology - Networks
Location:
LAUREL, MD US
Schedule:
Full-time
Travel:
Yes, 10% of the time
Shift:
Day Job
Potential for Teleworking:
No
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
None
Description:
Leidos has career openings for a Sr. System Administrator in Laurel, MD. 

JOB SUMMARY: 
This position will provide support for implementation, troubleshooting and maintenance of Information Technology (IT) systems. 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: 
•Manage the daily activities of configuration and operation of IT systems 
•Build, configure, monitor and maintain virtual environments. 
•Build, configure, monitor and maintain storage environments.
•Provide detailed analysis and feedback to agency management and internal customers for escalated tickets.
•Support the design of systems, mission architecture and associated hardware. 
•Provide assistance to users in accessing and using IT systems.
•Provide support to IT systems including day-to-day operations, monitoring and problem resolution for all of the client/server/storage/network devices, mobile devices, etc.
•Provide Escalation problem identification, diagnosis and resolution.
•Provide support for the escalation and communication of status to agency management and internal customers.
•Optimize system operations and resource utilization, and perform system capacity analysis and planning. 
•Provide support for the dispatch system and hardware problems and remains involved in the resolution process. 
•Provide in-depth experience in trouble-shooting IT systems. 
•Configure and manage Linux, UNIX and Windows (or other applicable) operating systems and installs/loads operating system software, troubleshoot, maintain integrity of and configure network components, along with implementing operating systems enhancements to 
•Possess a working knowledge and understanding of system administration interdependencies as part of the SOA.

Qualifications:
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: 
•Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college or university is required; however, 5 years of additional SA experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s.
•15 years’ experience as a System Administrator in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required. 
•Currently possess and maintain ONE of the following list of active certifications: MSCE-Serv- Infrastructure, Desktop, Messaging, Communication or Sharepoint or; MCITP–Serv- Administrator on Windows Server 8, Virtualization Administrator on Windows Server 8 or MS Exchange Server on Exchange 2010; or CISSP, LPI-2,RHCSA, SCSA, VCP5, LND, OR Storage + 
•Must possess an active TS/SCI with Polygraph clearance to start on the program. 

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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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