IT System Administrator TS/SCI - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


IT System Administrator TS/SCI

  1. Description: KBR is seeking an IT Systems Administrator supporting the Department of Defense at Landover, MD. Help build and maintain this global network.

Responsibilities include:

  • Perform routine and preventative maintenance such as general computer tasks, backup/restore, application loads, disk utilization, system loading and monitoring
  • Detect, isolate, document, quickly report, and resolve system outages or problems encountered during operations of the operational system baseline
  • Collect diagnostic data describing the environment at the time of the failure, restore system operation, develop workarounds, and other activities necessary for recovery of a system
  • Perform system performance trend analysis as required
  • Support system engineering as required for ongoing analysis and integration efforts
  • Coordinate IT system installations, maintenance, and upgrades
  • Implement and support incident and problem management; provide metrics data to determine trends; and recommend actions to improve performance
  • Provide Enterprise Operations and Datacenter support services for desktops, servers, and peripherals.
  • Provide Tier 1 and Tier 2 IT support to enterprise end users through a centralized and virtual Help/Service Desk.
  • Available for mid- and swing-shift work
  • + Requires 2 to 5 years with BS/BA or 0 to 2 years with MS/MA/MBA or 8 to 10 years with no degree.
  • Datacenter or enterprise operations administration
  • One or more Operating System environments (Windows / UNIX / Linux), including installation and patching
  • Good communication skills to effectively and accurately exchange information
  • Ability to multi-task in a dynamic environment with changing priorities
  • Contribute to completion of project milestones under the specific guidance of program leadership
  • ITIL 4 Foundations certification desired; Other ITIL Foundations certification desired
  • Professional-level MS, Linux, VMware, or Cloud certifications desired
  • Proven experience in desktop administration
  • Must have a current DoD 8570.1-M IAT Level II certification (i.e., Security+ CE)
  • Experience interacting with end users to determine problem, classify level, priority and nature of the problems and systems and to the appropriate specialist.
  • Possess a wide range of skills and knowledge in hardware, applications, and networks

Security Clearance Requirements: Active TS/SCI.

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.