Systems Administrator (Washington, D.C.)
**Position requires an ACTIVE "Top Secret" Security Clearance**
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has a continuing requirement for Secure Enterprise Network Systems, Services, & Support (SENS3) for the continued operations and maintenance and evolution of the Homeland Secure Data Network (HSDN) and the Classified Local Area Network (C-LAN). This requirement was previously called Enterprise Networked Services Support (ENSS).
Duties and Responsibilities:
-Supporting the SENS3 management team, the candidates will SENS3 desktop environments to ensure Service Level Agreements are met, including:
-Provisioning desktop hardware devices to users upon approved Government requests.
-Replacing desktop hardware devices based on preplanned technology refreshment lifecycles identified in the TRP.
-Planning major updates to desktop operating systems and general-purpose desktop applications for inclusion in desktop and laptop images.
-Preparing, testing, and deploying vendor functionality updates to desktop operating systems and general-purpose desktop applications.
-Preparing, testing, and deploying vendor security updates to desktop operating systems and general-purpose desktop applications.
-Patching, configuring, updating, and maintaining software in the desktop images, including, but not limited to: (a) Operating system; (b) Office automation and productivity software; (c) Other general-purpose desktop applications.
-Configuring and maintaining images and configurations on laptop devices in Travel Kits to the same standards as general-purpose desktop images.
-Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 2 years of professional experience; or no experience required with a related Masters degree.
-3+ years of experience performing operating system configuration and deployment, application management, and/or desktop management using replication technologies.
-Experience in applying vendor/OEM patches and fixes using standard tools such as MS SCC.
-MCSA or MCITP certification.
-Knowledge/experience ITSM tools.
-Experience in Agile development teams.
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.