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System Administrator - Tuscon, Arizona


Anonymous Employer


Davis Monthan AFB, AZ 85707

This position will be based?at Davis-Monthan AFB, AZ.
The Systems Administrator (Senior) will be familiar with Information Technology (IT) concepts, practices and procedures and work with customer counterparts to operate/administer network enterprise services.? More specific areas of support are identified below:
Performance Management Services
Provide Performance Management services IAW AFI 33-115V1, such as: trend analysis, predictive modeling and use of other diagnostic tools.
Collect data to develop and report metrics that are approved by Air Force/DoD customers.
Provide input to monthly network services outage report that should include network service outages, their duration, number of users impacted, etc.
Provide real-time system operational statistics for proactive management of network services.
Configuration Management
Fault Management
Monitor and respond to Fault Monitoring Management services.
Collect data by monitoring and analysis of network behavior and report such data as required by Air Force/DoD customers.
Provide monthly input to the Network Services Outage Report.
Air Force Unique IT Systems Support
Assist the government in the performance of system administration and database configuration control and documentation support for customer support for unique systems.
Provide hardware maintenance of unique systems.
Execute technology insertion and system refresh required for unique systems as determined by the Government.
System Administration
Provide SA for systems, servers, workstations, peripherals, communications devices and software are on-line and supported.
Have a thorough understanding of customer's mission needs and be completely knowledgeable of hardware and software capabilities and limitations supporting that functional system.
Comply with established policies, directives, and guidelines.
Perform the responsibilities delegated by the network operations center and network control center to optimize performance and quality of service.
Ensure servers, workstations, peripherals, communications devices and operating system/application software are properly configured for network operation, are on-line and are available to customers.
Assign and maintain user IDs and passwords. Administer user privileges on the system.
Perform routine system maintenance.
Work with the network operations center and network control center to implement network security policies and procedures.
Implement software patches and security fixes as required by the network operations and security center or program management office.
Test and validate the proper operation and configuration with appropriate patches and fixes, as required above, prior to restoring any device to the network.
Ensure physical security of Information Network components.
Monitor difficulty reports, heads-up messages and system advisory notices.

Job Requirements

The most security-conscious organizations trust Telos Corporation to protect their vital IT assets. The reputation of our company rests on the quality of our solution and the integrity of our people. Explore what you can bring to our solutions in information assurance, secure networks, secure enterprise messaging, and identity management.

-?An active DoD Top Secret Clearance is required.
-?Minimum IAT Level 2 certification in accordance with DoD 8570.01-M (i.e. - Sec+ CE [MCSA]).
-?MCSA certification (or higher) required.
-?Ability to work well with others.
-?Good communication skills.
-?Self-starter - minimal supervision required.
-?Good organizational skills.
-?Proficient in MS Office tools.
-?Bachelor's Degree (preferred) in a related field or the equivalent combination of related education, professional training or work experience (6 years).
-?5+ years of experience in Systems Administration (preferably in Air Force environment).
-?At least?2 years of team lead experience.
-?Knowledge of common base-level (Air Force) communication and IT systems desired..
-?Familiarity with Air Force Instructions (17 and 33 series) desired, especially 33-115v1.
-?The successful candidate must meet eligibility requirements to access sensitive information, which requires US citizenship.
Post Date:
Minimum Clearance:
Top Secret
No Traveling
Minimum Experience Required:
5+ yrs experience
Job Category:
IT - Software
$80,000 - $90,000 annual salary
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