Abacus is seeking a Systems Administrator to provide server administration support for an enterprise environment. This is a full-time position.
This is a prospective position that we’ve posted with the intention of building a pipeline of candidates based on submitted proposals and pending contract awards.
Provide and supervise set-up, configuration, and loading system software and hardware. Provide system administration support of computers, servers, racks of equipment and configure/manage LAN interfaces. Support web development, testing, system integration, installation scripts and other duties to support systems and network infrastructure.
3-5 years experience in a system administration role. At least 3 years experience supporting NSA, CIA, DIA, NGA, and/or NRO. Bachelor’s degree in a related field. Security+ or equivalent DoD 8570 IAT-2 or higher certification required. Certifications such as MCSE, MCSA, and/or ITIL v3 highly desirable. Experience building and managing Windows, Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), Sun Solaris, CentOS, and Unix Servers. Able to interface with end users via email and phone to troubleshoot issues remotely. Experience with installation, maintenance, administration, and troubleshooting for hardware and software. Experience with Windows and UNIX/Linux. Experience administrating high performance computer clusters (HPC). Experience performing and assisting with equipment specification, setup, problem resolution, and network support related to computer hardware and software. Experience optimizing system operations. Experience Managing Client Access Licenses (CALs) and other software licenses. Knowledge of communications and information security policies and practices. Able to work independently or as part of a team and interact professionally within all levels of an organization. Must be willing to provide occasional on-call or after-hours support when necessary. Must be a US citizen with an active Top Secret clearance and SCI.
Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and/or polygraph examination and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.