System Administrator - F5 Load Balance

Leidos

4.1

(20)

Alexandria, VA

Why you should apply for a job to Leidos:

  • 4.1/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.3/5 in supportive management
  • 70% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 85% would recommend this company to other women
  • 85% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Our Women’s Network is one of nine employee resources groups that provides support for onboarding, networking & professional development.
  • Leidos offers programs to help employees prepare for over 95 industry-standard professional and technical certifications.
  • Leidos offers a voluntary well–being benefit program to help support employees on their personal wellness journey and earn rewards.
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    Position summary

    ffloading and brokering PKI authentication features provided by the F5 appliance is operational at all times

    • Ensure load balancing configurations and PKI certificates are backed up in accordance with customer policies

    • Alert load balancing and reverse proxy customers prior to PKI certificate expiration and assist with certificate renewals as necessary

    • Create, manage, and troubleshoot load balanced IP address spaces

    • Develop and implement technical solutions in collaboration with engineers and architects

    • Provide after-hours support to 24/7/365 IT Operations Center personnel to assist with troubleshooting service outages

    • Develop and update technical solutions, operating procedures and other documentation for 24/7/365 IT Operations Center personnel to assist with initial troubleshooting and triage efforts

    Basic Qualifications:

    • Experienced in administering and managing F5 load balancer appliances in an enterprise environment

    • Knowledge of standards, concepts, and tools to be able to complete technology monitoring and management of F5 appliances.

    • Technical knowledge backing up PKI certificates and appliance configurations.

    • Extensive experience creating, managing, and troubleshooting load balanced IP address spaces.

    • Experience working independently in support of customer requirements

    • Experience interfacing with team members on requirements and solutions

    • Familiar with IT Service Management products such as ServiceNow

    Certifications:

    • Candidate must, at a minimum, meet DoD 8570.11- IAT Level II certification requirements (currently Security+ CE, CCNA-Security, GSEC, or SSCP)

    • Candidate must possess an F5 Certified Administrator (201) or higher certification

    Education:

    • Bachelor's degree with 8 years of relevant experience, Masters degree with 6 years

    • Education equivalency of Associate's with 10 years of related experience or High School Diploma with 12 years of related experience can be used in lieu of Bachelor's degree.

    Security Clearance:

    • Due to the nature of the government contracts we support, US Citizenship is required.

    • TS/SCI with Poly is required for position or a TS/SCI and willingness to get a Poly.

    Original Posting Date:
    2023-10-20
    While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.

    Pay Range:
    Pay Range $87,100.00 - $157,450.00

    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.

    Why you should apply for a job to Leidos:

  • 4.1/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.3/5 in supportive management
  • 70% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 85% would recommend this company to other women
  • 85% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Our Women’s Network is one of nine employee resources groups that provides support for onboarding, networking & professional development.
  • Leidos offers programs to help employees prepare for over 95 industry-standard professional and technical certifications.
  • Leidos offers a voluntary well–being benefit program to help support employees on their personal wellness journey and earn rewards.