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HPC System Administrator / DevOps Associate

King of Prussia, Pennsylvania

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HPC System Administrator / DevOps Associate

King of Prussia, Pennsylvania

Job ID: 555243BR Date posted: Aug. 02, 2021 Locations: King of Prussia, Pennsylvania COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. With employee health and safety as our top priority, and as a federal contractor, Lockheed Martin is taking action to address the increased risk and uncertainty COVID variants pose in the workplace and ensuring we meet our commitments to national security.

As directed by Executive Order 14042: Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, all current and newly hired employees, in the United States, are required to be fully vaccinated by January 18, 2022.
Description:Our employees are the core of everything we do, and they are helping the future arrive. As a leading technology innovation company, our team of over 100,000 people works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Headquartered in Bethesda, MD, Lockheed Martin has employees based in all 50 states and more than 570 facilities that span 70 countries.
This Enterprise Operations (EO) position supports the Lockheed Martin Space division located at the Littleton, Colorado facility.
The selected candidate will be responsible for providing DevSecOps support to the High-Performance Computing (HPC) systems and users. This IT professional will ensure that the Lockheed Martin HPC systems are built, managed, controlled, and compliant with the appropriate governance requirements like the LM Corporate Information Protection Manuals (CIPM) the Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) and Risk Management Framework (RMF).
The selected candidate will perform system and application upgrades, operations and maintenance tasks, hardware and software installations, domain account management, incident resolutions and service request implementations. This IT Professional will assist customers with technical problems and issues, create and implement automated processes, and operate within the Agile organizational construct. This Multi-Function Systems Analyst will ensure that all Lockheed Martin assets and software are properly accounted, managed, and controlled.
This position requires some off-shift hours and weekend work, 7x24 on-call rotation, and occasional travel.
Desired location is Valley Forge PA

DOD Secret Clearance or the ability to get one is desired

U.S. Citizenship is required at these facilities
Basic Qualifications:
• Experience with multiple Operating Systems (RHEL/CentOS 7.x/8.x, Ubuntu 16.04/18.04)
• Manage daily server operations (permissions management, IT security & compliance, file sharing, configuration management, security patch management methodologies, etc.)
• Experience with Scripting and Automation (i.e., Perl, Ansible, Python, PowerShell, Shell Scripting, etc.)
• Experience with Application administration (i.e. installation, upgrade, problem resolution, license management, and health monitoring)
• Background in programming (Analytical skills, Parallel programming)
• Experience performing vulnerability remediation and security management (i.e. system hardening, log management, antivirus management, security certificate installs and renewals)
• Experience with operating systems life cycle management and configuration management (i.e., Installation/Upgrades, System Imaging, Account Management, Print Services, Group Policy Objects (GPO), Active Directory Domain Services, Domain Services, Hardware Modernization, Performance Monitoring, etc.)
• Ability to obtain a DoD 8570 IAT certification (i.e. Security+, CISSP, or CASP)
Desired Skills:
• Experience with High Performance Computing systems (Penguin, Panasas, etc.)
• Experience with Windows server operating systems (i.e. 2012, 2016, 2019)
• Experience with Network Protocols (i.e., TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, LDAP, etc.)
• Experience with Storage Administration (i.e. NetApp, EMC, NetBackup, Panasas)
• Experience with Agile Methodology and DevOps Practices with Related Tools (Jira/Confluence/BitBucket, Git/GitLab, etc)
• Experience with LDAP and DNS
• DOD Secret Clearance(desired) 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: Onsite Full-time: The work associated with this position will be performed onsite at a designated Lockheed Martin facility.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 weekSecurity Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.Clearance Level: Secret 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. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.
Experience Level: Experienced ProfessionalBusiness Unit: ENTERPRISE BUSINESS SERVICESRelocation Available: NoCareer Area: Information Technology Type: Full-Time Shift: First
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