Systems Administrator II (Linux)
Leidos has career opening for a System Administrator in Laurel, MD.
This position will provide support for implementation, troubleshooting and maintenance of Information Technology (IT) systems.
•Manages IT system infrastructure and any processes related to these 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.
•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 Tier 1 (Help Desk) and Tier 2 (Escalation) problem identification, diagnosis and resolution.
•Provide support for the escalation and communication of status to agency management and internal customers.
•Provide support for the dispatch system and hardware problems and remains involved in the resolution process.
•Configure and manage Virtual and storage environments; Linux, UNIX and Windows operating systems; installs/loads operating system software, troubleshoots, maintains integrity; and configures virtual, storage and network components along with implementing operating systems enhancements to improve reliability and performance.
•Provide in-depth experience in trouble-shooting IT systems.
•10 years’ experience as a Systems Administrator in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
•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
•Currently possess and maintain one of the following certifications: MCSA-Serv 2008, MCSA-Serv 2012, MSCE-Serv, MCITP, MCITP-EXG, Linux +, LPI-1, RHCSA, SCSA, VCP5, Network +,or Storage +
• Must be a US Citizen and possess an active Government TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance.
**External referral eligible**
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.