Jr Systems Linux Engineer

  • Leidos,
  • Bethesda, MD
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Bash, Cisco, Development, Hardware, Linux, Manager, Management, Python, Scripts, Simulation, Technical Writing, Testing, Video, VMware
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel required to 10%.

Job Description

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Jr Systems Engineer located in Bethesda, MD.We are seeking upcoming and recent college graduates to join our team!

Job Description:

In this position, you will work on multiple facets of the training systems that we design, develop, integrate, and install at Naval sites around the nation.

This position will operate within a fast-paced and dynamic environment, where you will take ownership of a variety of projects and shepherd them to their successful completion.The position is

responsible for development of Linux system images, with system testing and


Leidos' High Fidelity Simulation Business Area is responsible for architecting and implementing large-scale System of Systems solutions in support of world class simulation and training products for the U.S. Navy.


-Bachelor's Degree in related discipline and less than 2 years of related experience.

-Position requires US citizenship and ability to obtain DoD interim clearance prior to starting.

A successful candidate must have a proven ability to identify, quantify, and solve complex technical problems. You must possess demonstrable expertise in the Linux operating system (the majority of our products run on Enterprise Linux, either RHEL or CentOS) or Network engineering (specifically focused on Cisco products).

Required Skills:

Deep understanding of Linux concepts

Understanding of Linux kernel and operating system initialization

Fluent using the Linux CLI

Understanding of high availability systems

Solid technical writing skills

Ability to multi-task across projects

Team player

Desired Skills:

COTS hardware design and build, knowledge of latest CPU, memory, video trends and products

Cisco Network design, configuration, and troubleshooting

Detailed knowledge of BIOS and UEFI

Reverse engineering skills on Linux systems (OS and software/scripts)

Detailed Linux operating systems knowledge (build, configure, boot)

Red Hat Package Manager skills

Server provisioning via Cobbler, Foreman, Spacewalk, Katello, Stacki, Maas, Razor, etc.

Virtualization Technologies: KVM, QEMU, VMWare, Docker, puppet, Vagrant

Cluster System design and management (currently using Cisco UCS)

Linux Scripting, BASH and Python

Systems software skills for such things as: power management in large-scale systems and creating system services for systems monitoring and status

Knowledge of SONAR systems or Navy experience

Company Information

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) 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.
Dice Id : SCNCAPI2
Position Id : R-00001385

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