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NAVAIR System Administrator, Senior - Ability to Obtain Top Secret Clearance

Company: American Systems Corporation
Location: Patuxent River
Posted on: November 19, 2021

Job Description:

Wanted: A highly motivated Senior System Administrator with demonstrated experience to perform system administration functions on Aircraft or Weapons Systems networks to support Naval Air Systems (NAVAIR) programs. You will join a team of highly driven, supportive, and skilled professionals engaged in maintaining and upgrading network infrastructures across the NAVAIR community.As a System Administrator (Senior) you will: Support a National Priority Program Work with the latest, cutting edge technology Work with a team of driven, supportive and highly skilled professionals. Receive a robust benefits package that includes Employee Stock Ownership Plan! Enjoy flexibility managing your work hours and personal needs with a single accrual leave plan. A week in the life of a System Engineer (Senior): Install, configure, and support an organization's local area network (LAN), wide area network (WAN), and Internet systems or a segment of a network system. Monitor network to ensure network availability to all system users and may perform necessary maintenance to support network availability. Assist in network modeling, analysis, planning, and coordination between network and data communications hardware and software. Provide technical assistance to computer users. Answer questions or resolve computer problems for clients in person, or via telephone or electronically. Provide assistance concerning the use of computer hardware and software, including printing, installation, word-processing, electronic mail, and operating systems. Analyze, test, troubleshoot, and evaluate existing network systems, such as LAN, WAN, and Internet systems or a segment of a network system. Perform maintenance to ensure networks operate correctly with minimal interruption. Work with cross-functional teams to identify opportunities for improving system administration practices. Oversee the efforts of less senior staff and/or be responsible for the efforts of all staff assigned to a specific job. Provide system administration and configuration of specialized mission applications and software Oversee staff efforts and tasking to ensure timely delivery of services Ensure that system hardware, operating systems, software systems, and related processes meet evolving mission needs. Optimize the functionality and performance of hardware and software systems Implement and maintain backup and disaster recovery plans and capabilities for all critical mission systems Develop and maintain system administration standard operating procedures, technical guides, and instructions Plan for authorized service interruptions and outages Respond to unexpected or unauthorized service interruptions and outages Diagnose software and hardware failures to resolution Implement and ensure security preventive measures are fully functioning Monitor and enhance system performance Test operating system and software upgrades, patches, and hot fixes before they are applied to the operational systems Implement and maintain backup and disaster recovery capabilities for all identified critical mission systems Founded in 1975, AMERICAN SYSTEMS is one of the largest employee-owned companies in the United States. We are a government services contractor focused on delivering Strategic Solutions to complex national priority programs with 100+ locations worldwide. Through our focus on quality, strong cultural beliefs and innovation we deliver excellence every day.Company Awards: Forbes National Best Midsize Companies 2021 Energage National Best Workplaces, National 2021 Washington Post Best Workplaces, 2021Veteran Hiring Awards: U.S. Department of Labor Hire Vets Medallion BEST FOR VETS by Military Times TOP 10 MILITARY FRIENDLY COMPANY by #LI-LM1Job Requirements Ability to obtain Top Secret Clearance. US Citizenship required. BS or BA degree in a Technical Discipline. At least ten (10) years of experience in system administration, performing the functional duties for this position. Operating System certificate (i.e. Windows or Linux) and COMPTIA Security + or other DOD INST 8570 compliant qualification required. Knowledge of networking/ IT principles, theories, and concepts and ability to contribute to the development of new and innovative principles and concepts. EOE M/F/Disability/Veteransby Jobble

Keywords: American Systems Corporation, Alexandria , NAVAIR System Administrator, Senior - Ability to Obtain Top Secret Clearance, IT / Software / Systems , Patuxent River, Virginia

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