Network System Administrator

Huntsville, AL |Full Time
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Position Description

Dynetics, a Leidos company, is seeking a senior Network/System Administrator to join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex problems. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.

The successful candidate will perform network and system administration. They will be responsible for the management of all components on classified information systems. These systems will contain Microsoft Windows components (Server and Client), network storage devices, Cisco Switches and routers. 

This position requires attention to detail, critical thinking, solid organizational skills, and great customer service skills. The position also requires strong written and oral communication skills.

The candidate will be expected to Document existing process and procedures, to make improvements on and suggestions concerning our current operations. The candidate will need to research new technologies, their best practices and present how to implement new technologies into our environments with a focus on secure implementations.  

The candidate will be expected to work with fellow team members, our security staff as well as their user base in a constructive manner to present cost-effective, relevant, and responsive IT solutions.

The candidate must be able to adapt to and respond quickly to challenging problems. The candidate should be prepared to assist customers to meet their goals while working within various US Government policy frameworks.

Basic Qualifications

This position requires the candidate be compliant with DOD 8570 baseline certification requirements for IAT II with a current Security Plus CE or equivalent. An acceptable computing environment certification will be obtained within 6 months of hire. (Windows, Linux Plus, VMWare, Server Plus, and Storage computing environment certifications are a few acceptable examples.)

A minimum of seven (7) years professional IT experience with administration of networks and information systems.

  1. The candidate should have a strong understanding of DNS,DHCP, and Active directory. They should be able to deploy and correctly configure a new domain environment.
  2. The candidate will assist Information System Security personnel with documentation required for RMF compliance.
  3. The candidate will remediate system vulnerabilities identified from automated scanners.
  4. The candidate should be capable and prepared to provide support to include hardware and software configuration deployments with specific focus on Windows systems.
  5. The candidate should be familiar with group policy, active directory and PowerShell.
  6. The candidate should have a demonstrated knowledge of current backup hardware and software mechanisms for disaster recovery and continuity of operations.

Candidate must be a U.S. citizen and a resident of the Huntsville, Alabama, area or willing to relocate.

Other Qualifications

Windows certifications are favorable.

Demonstrated knowledge of data redundancy architectures and virtualization is a plus.

Previous Sipr or JWICs experience is a plus, as this position will directly support a Sipr connection.

It is desired that the candidate be familiar with US Government policies and directives (e.g., NIST 800-53, NISPOM, JSIG).

Familiarity with SCC scanner and DISA Stigs would be beneficial to the successful candidate.

Security Requirements

Candidate must be a US Citizen and be able to acquire as well as maintain a Final Top Secret Clearance. Requires Final Secret to Start.

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COVID Response

In order to enter Dynetics facilities in the U.S. and to attend Dynetics events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated or have an approved exemption on file for COVID-19. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.

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