Leidos has career openings for a Sr. System Administrator (VMWare) 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.
•Ability to learn in a fast paced environment
•10 years’ experience as a SA 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.
•Knowledgeable of networking across multiple domains.
•Ability to configure ESX hosts, dswitches and vswitches.
•Knowledgeable of windowsUnix infrastructure.
•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 +, Sec+
•Currently possess an active TS/SCI with Polygraph clearance to start on the program.