Lab Systems Administrator Job



  Full Time   Employee

United States

Lab Systems Administrator (Job Number:421729)



The systems administrator (SA) will be responsible for administration of Windows and Linux based desktop systems for test and development supporting an Army project.

The SA will support the project in the troubleshooting of test/development systems, establishing standard operating procedures, user/system management, system patching, and maintaining a system security posture in compliance with DoD information assurance policy, including Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) execution, compliance with risk management framework, and DoD/Army cybersecurity best practice conformity. The SA will have the opportunity to both manage established and successful systems as well as implement system automation for patching, security baseline compliance, and improve lab Information Technology (IT) as needed.


Patch, secure, and troubleshoot Linux (e.g., Red Hat Linux, Ubuntu) and Windows 7-based systems within an Army software development environment in accordance with Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) STIGs

Implement and maintain information security controls within the test and development environment, including user account management, system patching/hardening, installation of antivirus, etc.

Troubleshoot and respond to system incidents to support lab test & development operations

Advise team of and implement improvements for system/user management within the environment as well as systems management

TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and nine (9) years (or LESS with whole combination of experience, certifications, overall SA experience).

Required Qualifications:

Experience in troubleshooting and managing TCP/IP isolated networks and managing DHCP/DNS

Experience in management and troubleshooting of DoD Linux, Windows, and network systems

Experience in implementing system and security controls within a DoD IT environment

Manage installation and configuration of various COTS/GOTS/custom software and systems in accordance with DISA STIGs

Familiarity with vulnerability management of IT systems and maintaining a Plan of Action and Milestones (PoAaM) for Government lab systems in accordance with DoD best practice

Active Security + w/CE, current or ability to obtain a computing environment certification within 6 months of appointment

Clearance Requirement:

Must currently possess a Secret security clearance.

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Sep 2, 2016, 3:20:59 PM
Primary Location: United States-AL-HUNTSVILLE
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: None
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

To apply for this job, contact:
Jane Ormerod

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