Leidos Linux/Windows System Engineer in SUITLAND, Maryland


The System Engineer will be a member of the NMIC Information Technology Enterprise Services (NITES) team and will serve as the System Engineer for the Maritime Intelligence Environment (MIE) Systems Support Task.

All work is in Suitland, MD. Candidates must have an active TS/SCI clearance to be considered for this role.

Duties include:

Assist in identifying, developing and implementing new technical solutions and initiatives.

Provide for the design, development, deployment, testing, user acceptance, security accreditation and full transition of additional, emergent or emergency requirements.

Provide superb technical system and user engineering support, both to your designated clients and to all clients whose projects you participate in.

Establish, maintain, and increase client satisfaction through professional, courteous, and caring service.

Identify client needs. Design, propose, and implement solutions, including writing recommendations, hardware specifications, support and/or directly writing proposals.

Manage or coordinate installation, upgrade, or deployment projects, including providing on-site direction for additional network engineers.

Assist engineers in assessing and developing innovative solutions to troubleshoot challenging technical issues.

Other duties as assigned.



BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: (the “must have” requirements to be considered for hire)

•BS/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or related discipline

•Active TS/SCI clearance

•A minimum of CCNA or CAP or Security+ industry certification (or education)

•4+ yrs of systems administration in a Linux and UNIX (Solaris 10+) environment including shell script development and debugging

•4+ yrs of systems administration on Windows 2008, 2012 and/or 2016 server

•4+ yrs experience with XML

•Experience in preparation of standard operating procedures

•Skill in developing and applying requirements.

•Ability to communicate with developers & document knowledge for non-technical end users.

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.