Systems Administrator - Kuwait (648526)

  • CAMP ARIFJAN, Camp Arifjan Kuwait, KW
  • 02/19/2018

Job Description


Are you ready to join a winning team? Our Defense amp; Intelligence Group of Leidos has an opening for a System Administrator at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait

Provide systems administration support to US Army INSCOM on the I2TS-3 program. The successful candidate will perform all Systems Administrator duties providing direct support to enterprise networked systems. Primary Responsibilities:
  • Perform systems administration of desktop and server systems connected to local and wide area networks.
  • Desktop system management responsibilities involving account monitoring, security, Operating System installation, and other local area system administration related functions.
  • Administer Active Directory services, member servers and storage, integrate new technologies into new and existing systems, including the transition and migration of enterprise systems.
  • Determine isolation and resolution of complex hardware and software problems involving the application, the operating system, the hardware, the communications infrastructure, and/or any combination thereof.
  • Provide Tier II and III IT support.
  • Perform installation, repair, and preventative maintenance of desktop computers and related systems.
  • Install, configure, and troubleshoot desktop systems, workstations, servers, and network issues in a heterogeneous environment.
  • Perform desktop installation, basic cabling, network monitoring, and troubleshooting of the network and systems residing on the network.
  • Perform account maintenance, data integrity, and file system security for the desktop environment.
  • Assist in determining suitable software to meet user requirements.
  • Recommend hardware and software solutions, including new acquisition and upgrades.
  • Conduct training programs designed to educate the organization’s computer users about basic and specialized applications.
  • Communicate technical information to both technical and non-technical personnel.
  • Assist with documenting and cataloging systems for historical and information assurance purposes.

Basic Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma and 8 years of experience or Bachelor’s degree in technology related field and four years of relevant experience
  • IAT Level II - Must have one of the following: CCNA Security, CSA+, GICSP, GSEC, Security+ CE, SSCP
  • Microsoft Server-related certification (i.e. MCSA)
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with Virtualization, Redhat Linux, Linux+, SCCM desktop management suite, software packaging and deployment automation, storage (eg., NetApp, Dell), ITIL


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 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. JBLeidos ICJBMeta