Linux System Administrator

  • Leidos
  • Fort Meade, MD, United States
  • Jan 13, 2023
Full time

Job Description


Job Description:

The Leidos Intelligence Division is seeking a Systems Administrator to support a highly visible fast paced prime contract in the Fort Meade, MD area. You will enjoy great benefits such as 4 or more weeks of Paid Time Off, Flexible Schedules, Discounted Stock Purchase Plans, Education and Training Support, Parental Paid Leave, and a sign on bonus. ​

PROGRAM SUMMARY:  This prime program looks to help its customer find new and better data sources and tradecraft to answer new and existing intelligence questions to accomplish its mission. 

Primary Responsibilities: The ideal candidate will be responsible for system administration support activities such as account, file/storage and virtual machine management, audit log checks, vulnerability scanning, and accounting maintenance of all of the above. Install, maintain, troubleshoot, and repair various computer equipment. Perform security best practices.


  • 8-12 years of general experience as a systems analyst.
  • A bachelor's degree in engineering or computer science may be substituted for four (4) years of general experience as a systems analyst
  • Five (5 years of experience in systems analysis, engineering design, and communications applications on complex information systems, database management, the use of programming languages that support Sun Solaris, HP UNIX, Windows NET, Pascal or Delphi, Linux - RedHat, Windows XP, Databases, Sybase RDBMS, Oracle RDBMS, MS Access, Oracle Context, Oracle Forms, Powerbuilder, MS SQL Server, Indexed Sequential Access Method (ISAM), and knowledge of storage and retrieval methods.

Clearance Required: TS/SCI with Polygraph. US Citizenship required


  • Must have strong Linux experience
  • Hands on STIG implementation skills are a must
  • Inventory/ Material Distribution and Tracking (MDAT) experience
  • Ansible remote administration hands-on experience
  • Virtualization hands-on experience (libvirt/proxmox/virtualbox)
  • Actual hands-on desktop and server room installation support experience
  • Understand security best practices
  • Attention to detail​

Pay Range:

Pay Range $84,500.00 - $130,000.00 - $175,500.00

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.