Senior Systems Administrator

Employer
Leidos
Location
Aberdeen, MD
Posted
Apr 16, 2018
Closes
Apr 23, 2018
Hours
Full Time
Description: Leidos ranks in the top 40 on LinkedIn s 2017 \"Top Companies\" list. We offer challenging and meaningful problems, a collaborative culture, and support for your career goals and growth. The Mission SystemsIntegration Operation (MSIO) of Leidos is recruiting for a Senior Systems Administrator for an Army Tactical Systems program supporting the CECOM Software Engineering Center (SEC). This position is located in the area of Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD. The Leidos MSIO develops, modernizes and integrates leading-edge mission critical C2 and Mission Command systems using innovative technology and methodologies to rapidly deliver capabilities to the warfighter. PROGRAM SUMMARY: Our team provides Post Deployment Software Support (PDSS) and Post Production Software Support (PPSS) for a variety of Army Mission Command (MC) systems. We support the SEC and a worldwide customer base by providing critical PDSS and PPSS support which encompasses Command & Control, Communications - Tactical (C3T) systems ensuring superiority in the air, land and maritime domains. We provide PDSS and PPSS support in all stages of the system life cycle for all assigned MC systems including support to Software Change Requests (SCRs) and Software Problem Reports (SPRs), software maintenance and emergency releases, and Information Assurance Vulnerability Alert (IAVA) releases in support of the Program Executive Office Command (PEO) C3T and Program Manager MC. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: Maintaining the network, topology diagrams, and status of routers and servers. Planned and unscheduled maintenance activities and upgrades. Back-up of data. Maintaining IAVA compliance. Installing patches and running virus scans. Configuring and troubleshooting development workstations. Qualifications: BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: BA Bachelor s Degree or an Advanced degree is desired in Computer Science, Mathematics, or other Engineering or Technical discipline and 5 years functional experience with BC10 and BC13 configurations.4 additional years of applicable experience with appropriate certifications may be substituted for the degree. Must have knowledge of TCP/IP, information security/authorization profiles, or system administration of Unix or Windows networks/systems. Must be capable of managing the servers, which typically involves installing and upgrading the servers, as well as solving any kind of problems with the systems. Must provide the essential software support for the laptops, desktop personal computers, and printers, including the configuration of the hardware devices, testing new software and designing the structure of the network. Must be capable of monitoring the system configuration, including the server event log. Must be capable of testing the operating system software, the networking software and also the computer hardware. Must be capable of monitoring and developing the procedures for backups of the servers. SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS: US citizenship and active Secret clearance with ability to obtain Top Secret clearance. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Experience with the Force XXI Battle Command, Brigade and Below (FBCB2), Joint Capability Release (JCR), Joint Battle Command-Platform (JBC-P) and/or CPOF is preferred with understanding of the Network Operations Center (NOC), Lower TI, SEC lab architecture, IAVAM and PPSS processes. Familiarity with CECOM Software Engineering Center Post Production Software Sustainment (PPSS) processes. Willing to travel up to 10% CONUS to support operational requirements apgjobs 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.