Leidos Email Systems Administrator in Baltimore, Maryland
Leidos Government Health & Safety Solution Group in Windsor Mill, MD in support of the End User Centric IT Support (ECIS) Contract for Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is looking to improve and advance the organization. Our program is focused on the delivery of end-user centric IT technology solution to our customer CMS where we are challenged to provide ongoing innovative and seamless experience while using CMS systems, applications and solutions, provide proactive secure development of IT integrations, concepts, and designs across the CMS enterprise and integrate end-user computing devices, conference room technology, infrastructure hardware and software, and user applications into a streamlined and seamless experience across the CMS user base. We fosters a positive end-user experience while ensuring protection of the data.
The successful candidate will work within an ITIL environment with a large focus on DevOps. The candidate will be a member of the ECIS Email Services Team providing Tier 2 support for O365 Hybrid Microsoft Exchange environment and Microsoft Skype for Business. The system is based on Microsoft technology, including on-premises Exchange 2013 and O365, and support for roughly 15,000 mailboxes. Independently develops solutions, approaches, or makes recommendations to resolve wide range of complex or difficult problems for both internal/external customers including vendors. These processes and production requirements often require a flexible work schedule. The candidate will participate in scrum sprint activities as needed for Email related service solutions. Candidate must be able to speak clearly and communicate effectively (both written and verbally) with a customer's Technical staff as well as Senior Management. Additional responsibilities will include troubleshooting and working with other technical functional groups i.e., Service Desk, Datacomm, EUA, Security and Engineering Team for all supported technical issues.
Under the direction of the Development and Engineering Lead, Product Manager, Program Manager and Deputy Program Manager, you will be responsible, to include, but not limited to:
Perform day-to-day Email administration tasks leveraging a combination of EMC/EMS and the O365 ECP.
Create and maintain documentation related to Email processes and ConOps.
Assist with issue escalation and resolution for client access issues for O365.
Routinely evaluate related email processes and work for continued process improvement and automation.
Participate as required with DevOps oriented Agile Scum sprints for Email/Skype related projects and enhancements.
Work directly with the customer and HHS ITIO operations teams collaborating on tasks, engineering efforts and issue resolution.
BS and 4 – 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 – 6 years of prior relevant experience. Experience may be substituted in lieu of degree.
Experience with administering Microsoft Exchange Server 2010, 2013 & O365 Exchange Online mailboxes, Distribution Groups and Shared Mailboxes.
Experience with administering Active Directory environment using Windows 2008 or 2012 Servers.
Good understanding of Microsoft Azure
Experience in PowerShell scripting for Exchange online, Active Directory and Skype for Business
Solid understanding of standard client/server, networking, TCP/IP, and internet fundamentals, and scripting (PowerShell).
Active Directory Group/User object manipulation
Solid understanding of infrastructure services: DNS, WINS, DHCP
Solid understanding of Group Policies
Strong technical writing and presentation skills with ability to effectively communicate with all levels of customer organization (technical resources, management)
Ability to obtain a Public Trust clearance
List additional skills and experience that is “nice to have” but not required.
Previous experience working in an agile scrum environment.
Previous experience employing DevOps methodologies.
Experience with modern MDM platforms.
All candidates supporting the CMS programs must have lived in the United States at least three (3) out of the last five (5) years prior in order to be considered.
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
External Referral Bonus $:2000
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Public Trust
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Systems Administration
Pay Range: REQNUMBER: R-00065642
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an equal opportunity employer/disability/vet.