Systems Administrator

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Job Category:
Information Technology - Systems
Yes, 10% of the time
Day Job
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Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

Leidos has an opportunity for a Systems Administrator at Cannon AFB New Mexico. Candidates must possess a current TS/SCI security clearance in order to be considered.

The job of the Systems Administrator is to apply network / systems analysis techniques and procedures to determine hardware, software, or network / system functional specifications, and design, develop, test and modify computer systems and programs based on user or design specifications. Many of the systems are unique, one of a kind, custom built prototypes that are continually changing and evolving to meet mission needs. The Systems administrator will provide support in a Top Secret Special Compartment Information (TS/SCI) classified environment which is technically complex, has little government provided documentation and limited OEM documentation. Shift work and some travel required.

-Administration and maintenance support for systems, end user devices and applications to include FalconView, Google Earth, MAAS, Info Path, MiRC and standard Microsoft Office applications.
-Minimal server and database archive support will also be required.
-Update and monitor application performance and provide data management for devices including, but not limited to, end user devices, servers, and database archives.
-Support additional systems including, but not limited to, NIPRnet, SIPRnet, and internal voice systems.
-Exercise good analytic and problem solving skills when restoring outages and connectivity issues and do so under extremely tight time constraints.
-Ability to add a new part or capability to an existing design or system. Work oftentimes involves improving a capability or parts performance through changes in technology or improved versions of the part or equipment.
-Assist with determining technical solutions for presentation to the government customer.
-Troubleshoot quickly and exercise work independently.


Basic Qualifications  
-Bachelor's degree in related technical discipline and 3+ years of related experience (Experience will be considered in lieu of degree).
-Experience with exploitation tools such as Google Earth, AIMs, or Multi-Int Analysis and Archive System (MAAS) is a must.
-Military C4ISR (Command, Control, Computers, Communication, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance) experience required.
-Experience with both Windows Server 2008 and Windows 7 administration.
-Excellent communication skills in team environments as well as on individual projects are mandatory.
-Must possess the ability to communicate well both verbally and in writing to end users and management.
-Self-motivation and the ability to manage multiple priorities along with a strong work ethic required.
-CompTIA Security+ certification or ability obtain within 6 months of start date.
-Must have a current TS/SCI security Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications 
-US Air Force (or other military) experience in a computer-related discipline.
-Experience with SCCM desktop management suite.
-Experience with virtual desktop brokers, such as VMWare View or Citrix XenDesktop.
-Experience with SecureView, XenDesktop, XenApp, Netscaler and NetApp.
-Certifications such as MCSE, Security+, CCNA, CCNP, NetApp, and ITIL v3.
-Experience deploying production virtual environments (e.g. thin clients).
-Experience with Windows software packaging and deployment automation.
-Operational experience with UAV's, specifically Predator or Reaper.
-Prior military or civilian DOD experience with Air Operations.

**External Referral 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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