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Lead, Sys Administration

Dulles, Virginia

Job ID SAS20222811-93904
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Overview

On the L3Harris team, your job is to secure the world. We don’t work here just for the advanced technology and equipment: We work here because we know what – and who – we’re protecting. From families to the intelligence community, and from our climate to our men and women in uniform – we’re making the world a safer place. Working with the L3Harris's engineering team, you'll join our team of qualified, diverse individuals and work in a fast-paced environment with high expectations, global scope, and a collaborative team setting.

  • Full Time
  • Level: Experienced
  • Location: On Site
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  • Analytical
  • Collaborative
  • Leader
  • Problem Solver
  • Strategic
  • Technical

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Flexible work schedule, paid overtime, cool technology, no micromanagement, nice campus, fun co-workers

Systems Engineer

L3Harris Work Perks

  • Health

    • Medical with a High Deductible and traditional PPO plan options, as well as, vision and a full array of supplemental health benefits
    • A doctors' service to help with referrals and second opinions for you, your family, and parents

  • Family

    • 4 weeks of paid parental leave for moms and dads
    • Fertility treatment
    • Subsidized backup childcare and eldercare
    • Adoption assistance - $5,000 per adoption/$15,000 per employee
    • Pet insurance

  • Well-Being

    • No cap to your PTO time (for exempt employees)
    • Dress for your day - wear what works for you at work
    • Legal plan for you, your family, and parents
    • Discount platform
    • 9/80 work schedule available for most U.S. employees, effective October 24, 2022.

Job Description

L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers’ mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.

L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across space, air, land, sea and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $18 billion in annual revenue and 47,000 employees, with customers in more than 100 countries.

Description:

Job Title: Lead,Systems Administration

Job Code: SAS20222811-93904

Job Location:Dulles, VA

Job Description:

Responsible for the internal or customer administration, maintenance and management of capacity resources for computers at the operating system and infrastructure level. Builds, configures, troubleshoots and integrates new and existing servers to provide service enhancements, application deployments and infrastructure upgrades. Sets up administrator and service accounts, maintains system documentation, tunes system performance, installs system-wide software, and allocates mass storage space. Recommends software and hardware enhancements, diagnoses and corrects issues, defines and implements new services with the goal of achieving maximum server uptime and availability for the customers. Responsible for monitoring performance, system usage. Contributes towards the Disaster Recovery Plan (DRP), backup systems and disk configurations. Conducts system analysis and development to keep systems current with changing technologies.

Essential Functions:

  • Troubleshoot, analyze and maintain networks
  • Perform root cause analysis, problem determination and support of technical issues related to routing and switching technologies, e.g. VPN, basic router configurations, firewalls, etc.
  • Perform hardware scans, analysis and document findings. Establish and maintain up-to-date cybersecurity configurations based on DISA STIGs and IAVM Notices
  • Configure, monitor, maintain, troubleshoot RHEL 6/7 systems
  • Self-motivation, able to work well independently and within inter-disciplinary engineering teams. Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Recommending and implementing engineering design changes required to adapt technical requirements
  • Configuring and designing RAID configurations on systems to preserve critical information
  • Demonstrated experience in deploying virtualized environments and deploying ground-up builds (GUBs)
  • Support critical operations during standard and non-standard working hours

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and minimum 9 years of prior relevant experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience; or Graduate Degree and a minimum of 7 years of prior relevant experience
  • Security+ CE certification is required before on-boarding
  • Network+ certification or equivalent
  • Secret clearance (or greater) required to start
  • This work is primarily on-site in Dulles, VA and does not support remote work

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level 2 certification (e.g. CCNA-Security, CySA+, GISCP, GSEC, Security+ CE, or SSCP, Linux+).
  • DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level 3 certification (e.g. CISM, CISSP, etc.)
  • Working knowledge of Atlassian products such as JIRA, Confluence, Bitbucket
  • Working knowledge of certificate-based security (TLS, SSL, OCSP)
  • Working knowledge of networking elements, including TCP/IP protocols & ports, DNS, NAT, subnet masks, etc.
  • Experience in configuring firewalls and switches
  • Experience with Ansible and Cobbler Kickstart configurations
  • Working knowledge of object-oriented databases; MySQL experience preferred
  • Experience implementing patching, scanning, remediating findings, auditing (IAVA Compliance)
  • Ability to integrate RMF principles into ground-up builds
  • Previous experience supporting DoD & IC Government customers
  • Hardware/software requirement verification/system validation experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to work and grow in a dynamic, fast paced, team-oriented environment
  • Ability to travel CONUS up to 10%
  • Demonstrated self-starter - efficient in achieving goals and proactive in pursuing subsequent task
  • Demonstrated scripting experience (Bash/Shell, Python, Perl) to provide System Administration efficiencies
  • Experience in highly technical programs, both commercial and governmental
  • Ability to thrive and communicate in a matrix organization
  • Clear and concise briefing ability of technical projects to non-technical audiences and customers
  • Experience in non-traditional classified environments
  • Top Secret and TS/SCI candidates are extremely competitive

Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that L3Harris Technologies may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.

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