Leidos Systems Manager in VIENNA, Virginia

Description:

The Leidos Defense & Intelligence Group is seeking a Systems Manager to join a dynamic program in Northern Virginia.

This is an exciting and rewarding opportunity to work on a mission that matters. Make an immediate and substantial impact enhancing a unique enterprise solution that is deployed to thousands of users around the world. Use the latest tools and technologies to solve complex engineering challenges. Join one of our high-performing Agile teams as we build upon our proven track record of delivering innovative solutions in record time. Each day, our database, software, hardware, test, and field engineers proudly collaborate with trainers, desk officers, and analysts to develop ideas and concepts into fielded, real-world solutions on this mission-focused program.

The Systems Manager will manage technical requests for internationally-deployed hardware and software solutions. The primary responsibilities for this position include responding to customer requests and troubleshooting technical issues. The Systems Manager will correspond with customers on a regular basis to discuss feature requests, system status, and work to resolve an technical issues.

Additional responsibilities include briefing senior management and ensuring that service level agreements are met.

Qualifications:

Required Skills and Qualifications:

• Active TS/SCI security clearance

• Bachelor's degree in Engineering/IT, or 12+ years equivalent experience

• Minimum 3+ years of Linux System Engineering experience

• Strong problem solving and analytical skills

• Strong organizational skills

• Good verbal and written communication skills

Desired Skills:

• Familiarity with Linux, scripting languages, TCP/IP networking, and SQL

• Knowledge of JIRA, Confluence, MS Office, and Help Desk software applications

• Demonstrated success using Kanban or Scrum

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.