Systems Administrator - TS/SCI - Military veterans preferred

2021-09-01
Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Colorado Springs
Colorado
80932
United States

Title:

Systems Administrator - TS/SCI

KBR has an opening for a System Administrator to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals in the NOALS organization. This position will be located at Schriever AFB Colorado Springs.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Must have the experience and maturity to work with small teams and interface with customers and senior managers.
  • This position is primarily focused on the Operations & Sustainment of several interconnected networks; however, knowledge of the System Engineering processes, Agile development, and DevOps is essential for mission success
  • Assist in the implementation of the required government policies.
  • Provide recommendations on project tailoring, and participate in and document project activities

Basic Qualifications and Skills Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s and 3+years of experience; directly related work experience can be considered in lieu of formal education. Specific contract requirements regarding education and experience will prevail.
  • TS/SCI Clearance with Counter Intelligence (CI) Polygraph
  • Security + or other DoD 8570 approved certification Documenting Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), and when needed, performing software patch installation, other fault remediation, antivirus updates, and Continuous Monitoring (ConMon) activities
  • Familiarity with the configuration and operation of the following: DISA Automated Security Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) - Tenable Security Center/Nessus, Endpoint Security Solutions/Host Based Security System (ESS/HBSS), McAfee Endpoint tools, Splunk, System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM), Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Compliance Checker, and Xacta
  • General understanding of trouble ticket practices and tracking processes
  • Solid troubleshooting, log analysis, and problem solving techniques
  • General understanding of trouble ticket practices and tracking processes
  • Solid troubleshooting, log analysis, and problem solving techniques
  • Experience developing and implementing designs for operating systems/networks using industry platform hardening practices such as DISA Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) implementation, and performing system scanning, analysis, remediation, mitigation, and reporting cybersecurity vulnerabilities discovered through use of ACAS or other compliance tools
  • Experience with VMware products, ESXi, vCenter, virtual machines, and clustering
  • Experience with Server System Administration and troubleshooting analysis in some or all of the following platforms: Linux, Windows servers/clients, and Oracle/SQL Databases
  • Experience diagnosing, mitigating, troubleshooting issues, and contribute to an on-site team providing 24x7 support
  • Experience clearing and disposing of classified hardware in accordance with security policies and procedures
  • Proficient in Microsoft Visio, Project, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel Office Products

Position is normally Mon – Fri; may require on-call, evening, and weekend support during system anomalies or mission requirements

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong foundation and working knowledge in the configuration and operation of the following: DISA Automated Security Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) - Tenable Security Center/Nessus, Endpoint Security Solutions/Host Based Security System (ESS/HBSS), McAfee Endpoint tools, Splunk, System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM), Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Compliance Checker, and Xacta

Desired Experience in the following:

  • Linux/Unix System Administrator
  • Scripting on Linux, UNIX, or Windows servers and Workstations
  • Deploying Mission Unique Software (MUS) in computing virtualized environment
  • Designing, implementing, and maintaining Active Directory and Group Policy for Windows 10 and Server 16, and integrating Linux Servers/Workstations
  • Designing, implementing, and maintaining system backups
  • Designing, implementing, and maintaining NFS/CIFS file systems
  • Hardening server and client systems using DoD STIG’s
  • Understanding in serial communication
  • COMSEC maintenance
  • Using and/or maintaining Atlassian applications: Jira, BitBucket, Confluence, Bamboo
  • Developing database solutions involving storage of structured and unstructured data, data ingestion via batch and streaming, and ETL processes
  • Designing, implementing, and maintaining a Continuous Integration environment
  • With Juniper network design and testing methodologies using Juniper routers, switches, and firewalls
  • In protocol analyzers and sniffers capabilities (e.g., Wireshark), DoD authentication & encryption methods/capabilities (e.g., Taclane, TACACS+, RADIUS), and Network Management Systems (e.g., Solarwinds) or NAS/SAN technologies (e.g., NetApp).

Hands on experience with any of the following tools:

  • Confluence and Jira Administration
  • ACAS/ Nessus Repository
  • WSUS/YUM Repository
  • VMWare Horizon, vSphere, or vCenter
  • Microsoft Active Directory, OpenLDAP
  • Continuous Integration with Jenkins, SonarQube, or Bamboo
  • PostgreSQL SQL/Oracle Database

Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40

Basic Compensation: $ 83,300.00 - 125,100.00 USD Annual

The offered rate will be based on the selected candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities and/or experience and in consideration of internal parity.

Additional Compensation:

KBR may offer bonuses, commissions, or other forms of compensation to certain job titles or levels, per internal policy or contractual designation. Additional compensation may be in the form of sign on bonus, relocation benefits, short term incentives, long term incentives, or discretionary payments for exceptional performance.

Benefits:

KBR offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits which could include a 401K plan with company match, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account, disability, paid time off, or flexible work schedule. We support career advancement through professional training and development.

Job Eligible for Referral Payout: No

At KBR, we are passionate about our people, sustainability and our Zero Harm culture. These inform all that we do and are at the heart of our commitment to and ongoing journey toward being a more inclusive and diverse company. That commitment is central to our team of teams philosophy and fosters an environment of real collaboration across cultures and locations. Our individual differences and perspectives bring enhanced value to our teams and help us develop solutions for the most challenging problems. We understand that by embracing those differences and working together, we are more innovative, more resilient and safer.

We Deliver — Together.

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.

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.

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KBR brings together the best and brightest to deliver science, technology and engineering solutions that help governments and companies around the world accomplish their most critical missions and objectives.

In everything we do, we are guided by our ONE KBR Values:

  • We Value Our People – We create diverse, inclusive environments in which each person can feel safe, respected and valued, and where everyone has opportunities to grow and reach their full potential.
  • We Deliver – We are uncompromising in our commitment to deliver innovative, high-quality, technology-led solutions for our customers and exceptional, sustainable value for all our stakeholders.
  • We Are People of Integrity – We value honesty, trust, courage, fairness, prudence and tenacity. We believe doing what’s right for the planet, the communities where we work, and our people is good for business.
  • We Empower – We empower our people with a shared purpose, the right tools and the supportive culture they need to be proactive decision-makers, to be adaptive to change, and to succeed.
  • We Are a Team of Teams – We have a will to succeed, but we value the achievements of our team of teams over individual accomplishments. Our collective focus makes us a better, stronger, more effective company.

We have also embedded environmental, social and governance (ESG) principles in every business operation and corporate function. Not only are we committed to operating safely, sustainably and equitably, but we are also committed to using our capabilities and expertise to help our customers accomplish their sustainability goals.

Worldwide, KBR employs a diverse workforce approximately 29,000 people strong, with customers in more than 80 countries and operations in 40 countries.

At KBR, We Deliver.

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