Systems Administrator

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Job Category:
Information Technology - Systems
BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Bagram Airfield Afghanistan AF
Yes, 10% of the time
Day Job
Potential for Teleworking:
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Top Secret/SCI
It's a great time to join the Leidos Defense & Intelligence Group. We are seeking for a Systems Administrator in support of our SS-AISR program located in Bagram, Afghanistan.

As the Systems Administrator you will be responsible for providing direct technical support to all ISR (Intelligence Surveillance Reconnaissance) assets/platforms for the SS-AISR program, and, provide maintenance, troubleshooting and technical expertise of operating systems and system applications.

Primary Responsibilities
• Account creation in a domain environment
• Quarterly patch installation
• Troubleshooting issues on Aircraft and ground systems
• Managing/creating scripts
• Maintaining Cisco network equipment
• Technical documentation of procedures, and other duties.

Basic Qualifications
-Requires a Bachelos degree, (additional years of relevant experience may be accepted in lieu of a degree), and 4+ years of prior relevant experience, or Masters with 2 – 4 years of prior relevant experience.

This position requires candidates to adhere to DoD 8570.01-M Certifications. You must have, and maintain, one of the following baseline certifications, and, one computing environment (CE) certification.

-Acceptable IAT Level II Baseline Certifications: Security+ CE, CASP, CCNA Security, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), GISCP, GSEC, GCED, GCIH,  or, SSCP

-Acceptable CE Certifications: Linux+, MCSA (2012/2016), MCSE: Server Infrastructure, MCSE: Private Cloud, MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure (2012/2016), RHCSA, RHCSE, CCNA, CCNP, CCIE

-Must have basic Windows system administration skills both in a Domain and Non-domain environment.
-Strong system troubleshooting and the ability to apply root cause analysis to determine hardware, software, network or configuration issues to identify the appropriate remediation.
-Firm understanding of RAID technologies and efficient storage of large datasets.
-Additional travel may be required, up to two months, in Iraq or Africa
-A current DoD Secret level of clearance
-Valid passport for at least 3 years.
-Ability to read, write and speak English
-Must be able to meet CENTCOM CRC medical minimum standards
-Must be able to meet deployment training minimum standards
-Must be able to work with customers and subcontractors in a professional manner

Desired Qualifications:
-Experience with Linux, Windows Systems and ESX virtual environments
-Experience with Networks and Cisco equipment.

*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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