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System Documentation Specialist

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Job Number:
647649
Job Category:
Information Technology - Systems
Location:
BRIDGEWATER, VA US
Schedule:
Full-time
Travel:
Yes, 25% of the time
Shift:
Day Job
Potential for Teleworking:
No
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Top Secret/SCI
Description:
The Advanced Solutions Group (ASG) at Leidos currently has an opening for an Documentation Specialist to work in our Bridgewater, VA office.  This is an exciting opportunity to use your experience supporting all programs at this location.  This position will focus on complete daily IT tasks with an emphasis on writing documentation of the technologies utilized and processes on how to administrate it.
Primary Responsibilities
Understand basic IT theory to include: 
  • VMware, Microsoft Operating Systems (OS), networking, wiring diagrams, databases, storage, and software suites
  • Active directory management to include creation of new accounts and placing them into the correct Organizational unit (OU)
  • Assist end users with log-in issues
  • Monitor system health to ensure system is operating efficiently and correctly
  • Quickly learn software suites thoroughly enough to create documentation i.e. white papers, processes, etc.
  • Gather enough information from team members to create thorough documentation
  • Extrapolate Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) from information from the engineering team
  • Use industry standards and local templates to create SOPs and diagrams for system administrators and end users
  • Ensure documentation versions are tracked, updated, and that the latest version is available for end users
  • Create and manage a training plan for on-boarding team members
  • Train new team members on how to efficiently traverse the documentation repository
  • Train new team members on processes outline in documentation


Qualifications:
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: 
  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical field and 2 years of experience in writing technical documentation.  Additional 3 years of experience in a technical field can be used in lieu of a bachelor’s degree
  • Be able to obtain the Comptia Security+ certification within the first 6 months of employment
  • Be well-organized and pay close attention to detail when writing SOPs
  • Ability to communicate ideas through writing and speech
  • Strong desire to grow and learn new IT technologies
  • Be willing to relocate to our Bridgewater, VA office
  • Be able to obtain a passport and visa to travel internationally
  • Be able to travel to CONUS and OCNUS locations 25% of the year
  • Able to work long, irregular hours in hardship and hazardous locations when OCONUS
  • Must be able to successfully accomplish the CONUS Replacement Center course which requires successful deployment physical, immunizations, and training
  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Must have or be able to acquire a TS/SCI

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: 
Comptia Security+

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External Referrral Eligible 

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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