Systems Administrator - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee

Colorado Springs
United States

Systems Administrator


Responsibilities of the Systems Administrator - 2 position include:

  • Provide as-needed engineering design solutions to address deficiencies, discrepancies or new requirements related to hardware and communication components
  • Develop, propose, configure, maintain and troubleshoot network systems
  • Lead and participate in projects involving the application of network and computer communication technology for both software applications and provide network technical design and support to allow distributed learning lesson/course completion synchronization
  • Support architectural trade studies and designing of engineering solutions
  • Timely installation of IT systems, upgrades, and software. Prepares and maintains project plans associated with assigned technical efforts
  • Provides real-time troubleshooting support to baseline issues
  • Troubleshooting and administration / maintenance of mission computing systems
  • Highly experienced installing and deploying production servers
  • Perform system preventative maintenance services
  • Provide on-call (24 hour) Operations support
  • Provide hardware installation of procured COTS HW and SW


Basic Qualifications:

  • Must have a Bachelor's degree plus two years of related experience.
  • Hands on knowledge of Windows Servers, Windows Failover Clusters, Active Directory, TCP/IP, DNS, RAID, FTP and Load Balancers
  • Hands on knowledge of virtualization technologies in a production environment
  • Strong knowledge of switches
  • Strong knowledge of STIGs and Security Patch Management
  • Excellent problem solving, customer service and communication skills
  • Active Security Certification
  • An Active TS/SCI with a fully adjudicated CI Scope Poly (CSP) must be in place prior to employment. A Full Scope Poly (FSP) may be requested at a later time, at which point it must be fully adjudicated in order to maintain employment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior experience installing, configuring, troubleshooting, and maintaining operational environments
  • Knowledge of Compute Cloud Services, Cloud and Managed Hosting such as Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Knowledge of Splunk or Solar Winds
  • Knowledge of Pure Storage
  • Knowledge of RedHat
  • Knowledge of Switches, Routers, Firewalls
  • Knowledge of Hardware Wall Cross Domain Solution
  • Knowledge of Scripting language
  • Knowledge of Oracle

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job: Engineering/Technical - Information Management

Primary Location: US-US-CO-Colorado Springs

Req ID: 1064273