The Airborne Solution Group (ASO) at Leidos currently has an opening for an Information Technology Engineer to work at our Bridgewater, VA office. The candidate is responsible for the efficient and smooth operation of IT systems in support of multiple deployed platforms. The candidate will be responsible for engineering, configuring, and maintaining the information system.
Engineer, monitor, manage, and troubleshoot internal and external networks to include encryptors, firewalls, routers and switches
Engineer, monitor, manage, and troubleshoot the VMware virtual environment to include VMware Horizon
Engineer, monitor, and manage storage appliances and ability to help troubleshoot issues with phone support
Research, implement, monitor, manage, patch, and troubleshoot various Microsoft products
Research, implement, and troubleshoot active directory, group policy, and DNS
Monitor and run pre-made queries in various types of databases
Research, test, and update software to fix vulnerabilities, bugs, and user issues
Review logs and vulnerabilities, identify potential issues, and engineer solutions to remediate or mitigate these issues
Support remote teams in a tier 3 capacity on subjects such as networking, operating systems, data storage
Travel to remote sites to fill open personnel slots when needed
Effectively communicate hardware and software issues with end user’s and customers
Create documentation on new technologies, how to implement updates and/or enclave expansions
Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of two (2) years of relevant experience; additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
Prior experience in one of these areas: Networking, VMware, or Microsoft servers
Security+ must be obtained within the first 6 months of employment.
A second additional professional certification must be obtained within the first 6 months of employment. i.e. Cisco, VMware, Microsoft
Ability to identify issues and research fixes
Knowledge of DISA STIGs and how to implement hardening to various technologies
Strong desire to grow and learn new technologies
Be able to obtain a passport and visa to travel internationally
Be willing to travel to remote sites to include some “hazardous and hardship” locations
If required must be able to successfully accomplish the CONUS Replacement Center course which requires a successful deployment physical, immunizations, and training
Must be a US Citizen and able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret security clearance
Be willing to relocate to our Bridgewater, VA office if not local.
Professional certifications i.e. Cisco, VMware, Microsoft, CompTIA
Active DoD Secret clearance
External Referral Bonus:
Potential for Telework:
Clearance Level Required:
Yes, 25% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services 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 annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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