Company Name:
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Location:
Huntsville, Alabama
Country:
United States
Industry:
Information Technology
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
2 - 5 years
Education level:
High School or equivalent
ID
39078
Job Title:
Systems Administrator (NSA I)

Systems Administrator (NSA I)

 

Tracking Code1927-987Job Description

General Summary

Candidate will support System Administration and Information Assurance (IA) duties for a government- lab operating tactical hardware and software in a Test and Analysis environment. The selected candidate will be responsible for working with a team of senior SA staff performing duties such as user support, software installation, network cabling, system builds and troubleshooting, IA support and documentation, inventory support, system relocation, and physical management of hardware. Primary technologies for this position are Microsoft Windows family and Linux variants. Information Assurance responsibilities include supporting regular systems scans, settings verification, and compiling supporting documentation to maintain proof of compliance. The team operates in a structured environment requiring regular and consistent documentation of activities and procedures with engineering standards applied to all activities such as configuration management, cable plant organization, and asset tracking.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities (*Essential functions)

* Assists in configuring and managing of network monitoring appliances and applications such as IDS, Spam/Malware, and Anti-Virus Protection Systems *

* Assists in the analysis of local and wide area network systems including the planning, designing, evaluating, and selecting of operating systems and protocol suites *

* Assists in configuring communication media with routers, switches, firewalls, and other devices *

* Assists in resolving interoperability problems to obtain operations across all platforms *

* Assists in configuring systems to user environment *

* May support acquisition of hardware and software as well as subcontractor services as needed *

Required Experience

Required Qualifications

* Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field or equivalent experience (8 years of experience may be substituted for degree)

* Candidate must possess minimum 2 years of experience in Information Technology, including user support, server and workstation operations, and maintenance (total of 10 years of experience if no degree)

* Requires an active DoD Secret Security Clearance

* Candidate must be a self-starter, be detail-oriented, have strong written and verbal communication skills, and work well with others

* Candidate must be familiar with Windows server and workstation operating systems and Active Directory

* Candidate must demonstrate technical proficiency in windows hardware and software troubleshooting, repair, and fresh installations

* Candidate must perform regular documentation activities

Preferred Qualifications

*  Working knowledge of patching linux-variant operating systems

*  Working knowledge of TCP/IP, switching, and routing principles

*  Experience with switching, routing, backup technology, Cisco IOS, fault tolerance, virtual machines a plus

Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. COLSA Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.

Job LocationHuntsville, Alabama, United StatesPosition TypeFull-Time/Regular

 

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