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Atlassian / Jira Admin / System Admin / Grand Prairie, TX

Grand Prairie, Texas

Grand Prairie, Texas

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Job ID: 652457BR Date posted: Sep. 18, 2023
Description:Lockheed Martin Enterprise Operations is looking for a motivated professional to support the business area's execution of its Agile Transformation (AX) and DevOps strategies. As a member of the Information Technology (IT) team aligned to our Missiles and Fire Control (MFC) business area, this role will be responsible for Tooling & Metrics that enable the business to achieve these strategic objectives.

Specific responsibilities of this role include:
- Installing, configuring, operating and maintaining Agile and DevOps tools such as the Atlassian tool suite (Jira, Confluence, etc) and Gitlab, respectively in isolated networks
- Creating and organizing new projects on the JIRA platform, as well as configuring the layout, design, workflow, reporting and dashboard needs for the functional organizations and programs within the business area
- Providing User and License Management and granting user permissions to Agile and DevOps tools
- Creating and maintaining detailed technical and user facing documentation
- Developing appropriate Agile metrics to measure Delivery, Product and Portfolio teams across the business area using modern scripting, application and cloud technologies
- Obtain and maintain DOD Secret clearance.
Basic Qualifications:
- Bachelor's degree in related field preferred
- 3+ years of IT experience, including system administrator experience
- 3+ years of administration experience in Atlassian products; JIRA, Confluence or a combination of both
- Experience in performing Atlassian installations, upgrades, and migrations
- Strong communication and interpersonal abilities
- Must be local to / able to relocate to the DFW metroplex
- Must be willing to obtain and maintain Security certification (ex. CISSP, Security+)
- US Citizenship; ability and willingness to obtain Secret Security Clearance
Desired Skills:
- Experience with Python, Kubernetes and AWS
- Integration experience on Jira and Confluence with plugins and development
- Experience with git and performing GitLab installations, upgrades, and migrations
- Experience managing workflows, schemes, etc. in Jira
- Strong troubleshooting skills on tooling and server-side issues
- Familiarity with Windows & Unix/Linux administration
- Experience with Jira, Confluence, and Atlassian plug-ins (BigPicture, Structure, etc)
- Experience customizing and configuring Jira
- Keen understanding of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) concepts
Security Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.
Clearance Level: Secret
Other Important Information You Should Know
Expression of Interest: By applying to this job, you are expressing interest in this position and could be considered for other career opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been identified as a match. Should this match be identified you may be contacted for this and future openings.
Ability to Work Remotely: Part-time Remote Telework: The employee selected for this position will work part of their work schedule remotely and part of their work schedule at a designated Lockheed Martin facility. The specific weekly schedule will be discussed during the hiring process.
Work Schedules: Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate work schedules that provide additional flexibility to our employees. Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day work week while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules provide employees with additional time away from the office and are in addition to our Paid Time off benefits.
Schedule for this Position: 4x10 hour day, 3 days off per week
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
At Lockheed Martin, we use our passion for purposeful innovation to help keep people safe and solve the world's most complex challenges. Our people are some of the greatest minds in the industry and truly make Lockheed Martin a great place to work.

With our employees as our priority, we provide diverse career opportunities designed to propel, develop, and boost agility. Our flexible schedules, competitive pay, and comprehensive benefits enable our employees to live a healthy, fulfilling life at and outside of work. We place an emphasis on empowering our employees by fostering an inclusive environment built upon integrity and corporate responsibility.

If this sounds like a culture you connect with, you’re invited to apply for this role. Or, if you are unsure whether your experience aligns with the requirements of this position, we encourage you to search on Lockheed Martin Jobs, and apply for roles that align with your qualifications.
Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Relocation Available: Possible
Career Area: Information Technology
Type: Full-Time
Shift: First
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At Lockheed Martin, we apply our passion for purposeful innovation to keep people safe and solve the world's most complex challenges.

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Diverse Career Opportunities with Meaningful Work: Grow your career and skills for life. Our technology-driven learning platforms and programs enable your development and agility.

Your Health, Your Wealth, Your Life: Our flexible schedules, competitive pay and comprehensive benefits enable you to live a healthy, fulfilling life at and outside of work.

Empowered to Be Your Best: Use your strengths to make a difference in the lives of one another, our customers, our communities and our planet.

Commitment to Sustainability: We foster innovation, integrity and security to preserve the environment, strengthen diverse communities and propel growth.

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