Lockheed Martin


Job Information

LMCareers Business Unit


Security Clearance

TS/SCI w/Poly





Business Area



7GD1B41:Space Security

Job Class

Systems Engineering: Other

Job Category

Experienced Professional


Foxtrot4 Program Area

Req Type


Job Description

The coolest jobs on this planet… or any other… are with Lockheed Martin Space.

At the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing people are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the worlds' hardest engineering problems. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence and create incredible products. We provide the resources, inspiration and focus and if you have the passion and courage to dream big, we want to build a better tomorrow with you.

This is an exciting ground Operations Engineer/Systems Administrator (OE/SA) position to be fielded at Fort Belvoir. The OE/SA performs general account maintenance, group policy and anti-virus updates, preventative maintenance, and provides Information Assurance (IA) support.
The duties include, but are not limited to: VOIP maintenance, group Policy updates, updating firewall configurations, remapping NAS partitions, push/install new DAT files, file maintenance, and backups (including backups of Backup Exec, GEMX, and mission data),
Ghosting workstations (HW remove/replace and rebuild workstations), server/workstation physical maintenance (cleaning, vacuuming, etc.), and password updates.

Candidate must have experience with computer networking systems. Strong oral and written communication skills, along with the ability to work within an operations team along with close customer interactions, are a must. Position requires frequent use and application of technical standards, principles, concepts, and techniques. Candidate must possess an ability to provide solutions to a variety of technical
problems of moderate scope and complexity.
Candidate is considered a Subject Matter Expert
(SME) in computer networking systems. Candidate will be required to develop and maintain OE/SA procedures and support the program's Configuration Management (CM)
process. Candidate conducts frequent inter-organizational and outside customer contacts.

Position will require 24x7 rotating shift support or periodic off-hour shifts in support of program activities as well as on-call support.

Basic Qualifications

  • TS/SCI w Poly
  • Sec+ certification or equivalent within 6 months of hire
  • Significant System Admin knowledge and
experience on Dell/IBM platforms running
  • Experience with Active Directory
  • Experience with SUSE and/or RHEL Linux
  • Experience with routers and switches
  • Experience maintaining physical and virtual
  • Understanding of standard DOD security
practices such as STIG compliance and system
accreditation implementation efforts

Desired skills
  • System Admin experience with Backup Exec
  • Functional experience with Juniper Firewalls
  • System Admin experience with network
storage systems (SAN server / NAS server)
  • Experience pushing mission software updates
  • Experience trouble-shooting mission software
  • Previous experience with operational ground
  • Knowledge of satellite systems





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.

Other Important Information

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 Schedule Information

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.

Security Clearance Information

This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.

Work Schedule

Rotating 40 hour week as assigned by leader

Select the Telework classification for this position

Employee will work on-site full-time

Executive Order

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-19 variants pose in the workplace and ensuring we meet our commitments to national security.

To uphold safety for all employees, we will continue to request vaccination status for all Lockheed Martin employees including new hires. All current and newly hired employees are required to follow onsite safety measures based upon the COVID-19 Community Level at the specific work location.

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