IT System Administrator *Active Clearance Required*

    • Job Tracking ID: 85347-295107
    • Job Location: Sacramento, CA
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: High School/GED
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 01/15/2020
    • Years of Experience: 2+
    • Radford Job Code: 06421-06426
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Job Description

GENERAL JOB SUMMARY:

The IT Systems Administrator (SA) will be required to perform duties that include elevated privileges, such as managing active directory, troubleshooting user related issues, and installing hardware/software.  As a trusted custodian to the Company’s sensitive information and/or systems, the SA will be expected to maintain professional conduct and protect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of any information system to which they may have access.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Establish and maintain classified information systems following DOD, DSS, NIST, and JSIG guidelines, including but not limited to:

  • Responsible for network address assignment, routing protocols, and routing table configuration as well as configuration of authentication and authorization – directory services. Performs maintenance of network servers: file servers, intrusion detection systems, routers, switches, etc.
  • Maintains the hardware and software that comprises the network (data, voice and video) including the deployment, maintenance and monitoring of active network gear; switches, routers, firewalls, and appliances
  • Performs anti-virus definitions updates, and patch management. Manages active directory, group policy, files shares, backups and restores, etc.
  • Perform system administration duties to include troubleshooting of information system errors
  • Working knowledge of system functions, security policies, technical security safeguards, and operational security measures to restrict unauthorized use of data systems and databases
  • Ensure users have need-to-know for the data they are accessing
  • Installs new and existing hardware/software. Manages disaster recovery functions for information systems
  • Support, maintain and administer third party applications
  • Perform routine preventative maintenance on all hardware on a routine and scheduled basis
  • Perform network troubleshooting to isolate and diagnose common network problems
  • Enforce change management and compliance processes
  • Work as a technical resource on assigned projects
  • Independent analysis, communication, and problem solving

Other Job Functions

Other duties as assigned

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY:

None

Experience and Skills

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:

  • Ability to maintain sensitive and confidential information as required by government standards

  • Ability to interact effectively with peers and supervisors

  • Ability to interact appropriately with the public when necessary

  • Ability to adhere to workplace rules

  • Ability to effectively communicate professionally in writing or verbally with all levels of personnel

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Must have active security clearance (within 5 years of last investigation)

  • Requires AA/AS degree in a related technical field and a minimum of 3 years directly related experience or comparable work experience in lieu of degree 

  • Must be DOD 8570 Compliant (Net+, Security + or higher)

  • Able to obtain TS Security Clearance requires U.S. Citizenship

  • Strong experience with hardening Windows 10, Server 2008 R2, Server 2012 R2, and Server 2016 operating systems

  • Strong customer service orientation

  • Attention to detail with the ability to multi-task and follow through with assignments to full completion

  • Working knowledge with vulnerability and compliance scanning tools (SCAP, WASSP, etc.)

  • Working knowledge of TCP/IP, network switching, routing and infrastructure cabling. Must be able to configure switches by using a work instruction for Isolated LANs and WANs

  • Familiarity with RMF, NIST and/or JSIG/JFAN-6/3 requirements

  • Familiarity with Linux and Cisco IOS operating systems

  • Familiarity with SQL/Oracle Databases

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:

  • Network +, Security + or Higher Certification

WORK ENVIRONMENT / PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Office and/or manufacturing environment

  • Ability to stand and sit for long periods of time

  • Ability to perform repetitive motion (keyboarding, 10-key, phones)

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
  • May work extended hours or weekends and have on-call schedule/duties

TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS:

  • 25-50% - May be required between customer site and/or other KUAS locations