Labs System Administrator in Ridgecrest, CA at DCS

Date Posted: 8/2/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Perform IT& effort to maintain DoD computer operations for the F-18 AWL's Facilities branch.

Essential Job Functions:

Install, troubleshoot and perform repair on DoD computing equipment and workstations, networked and stand-alone.

Solve users’ routine problems with computers or applications software.

Provide direct or remote support to users for network and desktop hardware and software problems.

Assist F/A-18 & EA-18G Laboratory users, diagnose IT problems, and recommend and implement solutions.

Manage and operate the Labs’ communication and internal networks, including the development of software and database applications.

Install new software, administer security procedures, ensure system back-ups and monitor network performance.

Provide recommendations for Lab Systems Administration process improvements.

Exhibits technical and operational proficiency in IT duties.

Proactively implement projects and programs in the Labs IT environment.

Provide IT vulnerability patching and remediation.

Support Enterprise Services Team with joint system requirements for site network repairs or upgrades.

Perform test support functions and maintenance of the Secure Defense Research & Engineering Network platform.

Required Skills:

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance.

High School diploma plus 10 years of associated experience required. An Associates degree with 4 years or Bachelors degree with 2 years of direct experience will also be considered for this position.

Experience with Microsoft operating systems. Windows 7/10, Windows Server 2012/2016.

Windows Operating System Certification required within 6 months of start date.

Security + certification upon start date.

Obtain and maintain a COMSEC briefing and certification.

Ability to stand and be mobile for long durations of time, including kneeling and lifting up to 50-lbs independently.

Desired Skills:

Experience with Windows servers.

Experience with OpenVMS.

Linux experience, Debian / Red Hat Prefered.

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