Systems Administrator (MQ-25) - Military veterans preferred

2020-05-18
MIL Corporation (www.milcorp.com)
Computers/Information Technology

/yr

  full-time   employee


Lexington Park
Maryland
United States

Key Duties
- Ensure configuration control procedures
- Document maintenance, repair and test activities
- Create and maintain user accounts, and install hardware/software
- Monitor status of LAN/WAN and circuit switching systems
- Operate test equipment to ensure circuit, system and network signals meet minimum standards; perform circuit, systems and network patching, and cross connecting to establish, sustain and restore service
- Perform QA evaluations to ensure compliance with technical orders and manufacturer specification sheets
- Control physical data link and transport layers of installed communications and computer systems required to operate cryptographic equipment
- Analyze equipment capabilities and performance, and diagnose and repair problems
- Maintain and create reports, schematics and databases
- Research data and develop analytical techniques and methodologies

Required Qualifications
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or an information technology-intensive discipline OR equivalent degree/experience
- 3 to 7 years of experience in system administration of LAN/WAN systems, network security, systems maintenance, systems monitoring/reporting, requirements analysis, requirements planning, resource scheduling, CM, and documentation management
- Must possess DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification (Security + and Windows OS or Linux) or be able to obtain within 90 days of start date
- Demonstrable knowledge of various operating systems and platforms
- Proven experience as a System Administrator, or similar role
- Resourcefulness and problem-solving aptitude
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team
- Very good verbal and written communication skills
- Regularly required to lift and/or move up to 25 lbs., and occasionally required to lift and/or move up to 40 lbs.
- Ability to travel up to 15% to other sites

Clearance
All applicants for this position must possess a current Secret clearance with the ability to obtain and maintain a Top-Secret clearance; please note that the clearance process takes into account financial background aspects.