System Administrator
at Geologics Corporation

Date Posted: 9/16/2019

Job Description

Opportunity:  System Administrator / DOD-Aerospace / Scottsdale AZ (Immediate need…)
 
Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
 
Education:
Bachelor's degree in software engineering or a related technical field, plus a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience. Agile experience preferred
 
CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS:
Department of Defense Secret security clearance is preferred at time of hire. Candidates must be able to obtain a Secret clearance within a reasonable amount of time from date of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
 
REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:
• IT experience with all flavors of Windows, RedHat Linux and Solaris; performs administration for servers/workstations by applying patches, firmware updates, vendor updates, COTS patching, etc.
• IT experience with switches, routers, firewalls, NIDS, networking equipment; performs administration by applying patches, firmware and vendor updates
• Ability to create scripts to automate repetitive processes. Powershell, WMI, bash experience.
• Coordinate with Cyber and development teams to determine patch priority and system risk level
• Provide patch testing in the lab
• Provide configuration management release support for documentation
• Coordinate with customer at each site for system downtime approvals when machines are rebooted
• Coordinate and manage deployment people at the site
• Duties may include training users
• Creates, implements, and documents Patching Plan for firmware, OS, and vendor software patching 
 
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Candidate is required to meet DoDD 8140 IAT level II Certification (e.g., Security+) at a minimum upon hiring or within a
reasonable timeframe. The following product certifications are preferred: MCSA Server, Linux+(CompTIA), Solaris 11 System
Admin Cert, and Certified Cisco Network Administrator (CCNA). An understanding of Security Technical Implementation
Guides (STIGs), Group Policy Objects (GPOs), Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) is highly desirable.
• Employs expertise as a generalist or specialist
• Uses judgment within broadly defined policies and practices
• Work is accomplished without considerable direction
• Represents the organization as the principal customer contact and generally performs in a program/project leadership role
• Interacts with management and senior customer personnel on matters requiring coordination across organizational lines
• Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing with non-technical, technical audiences, and IT leadership
• Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and effectively with a wide range of individuals including technical and non-technical staff, and IT leadership
• Ability to work individually or collaboratively as part of a high-performance team
• Superior analytical and problem solving skills
• Demonstrated ability to write policies, procedures, and create system documentation
• Enhanced troubleshooting skills within the server/workstation OS as well as networking and storage technologies
• Must have hands-on experience developing, deploying and supporting large-scale enterprise server/workstation and networking solutions
• Ensures infrastructure is reliable, flexible, integrated and anticipates future needs
• Shows initiative on assignments, exercises independent judgment and professionally executes projects with little direction
• Ability to demonstrate good judgment when taking calculated risks individually or for the team
• Able to anticipate problems and take appropriate preventative actions
• Utilizes skill set to help more inexperienced team members to be more agile
• Advanced level of experience in multiple IT fields, applications and domains
• Has a broad understanding of the interrelationships within the IT environment with focus on server/workstation and networking equipment and associated services


Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Scottsdale, AZ
  • Job Type: Management
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 9/16/2019

About Us

GeoLogics is a high-technology and technical services company with over 25 years of successful participation in development and experimental programs for aerospace and defense contractors, government agencies, and research laboratories. GeoLogics specializes in creating mission critical solutions and provides technical support in the areas of R&D, engineering, communications, software, and systems development.

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