Computer Sys Technologist II - Clearance in Andover, MA at Volt

Date Posted: 5/24/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Andover, MA
  • Job Type:
    Software Testing
  • Duration:
    16 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description


Volt is currently seeking a Systems Administrator for our defense customer in Andover, MA. 

The System Administrators collaborate to support fast-paced, critical programs with classified information system capabilities.
As a System Administrator supporting the Integrated Air & Missile Defense / Mission Systems and Sensors / Seapower Capability Systems Business Area, your program teams rely on you to provide guidance to define computing requirements and create end-to-end solutions to solve complex IT problems.
Success in this role means you are able to develop, implement and maintain secure, cost-efficient environments across various classified programs. Effective System Administrators collaborate and team effectively across functions, and take on opportunities to serve as project leads and/or mentors to share knowledge across the IT team.

This position is located in Andover, with potential for international and/or domestic travel.

US DoD Secret Clearance (US Citizenship) is required for this role

• Assure system reliability and performance through monitoring and infrastructure management
• Provide system administration and maintenance support on, Linux, UNIX-based, and/or Windows environments in client/server, network and data storage capacities
• Respond to online service requests from users
• Ensure server and application compliance with security and performance requirements (NISPOM, RMF)
• Convert and upgrade to new systems
• Develop and maintain technical and operational documentation to continually improve our computing environments
• Engage in knowledge sharing to further develop the overall capability and performance of your technical team

Required Experience:
• 4 years of experience with Linux/Unix/Windows operating systems, including Linux 6, Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 10, Windows 2K3, 8, 12 server, etc..
• Active Directory and group policy management
• Data storage and data backup technologies
• Virtual computing technologies
• Thin client technologies

Desired Experience:
• Security+ certification
• Ability to collaborate effectively in diverse team settings
• Experience or interest in building AWS, Cloud and/or DevOps technical skills

• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Science, Mathematics or a related field
• Minimum of 8 years of applicable professional experience in a related field is accepted in lieu of a University Degree

This is a contingent/temp-to-hire position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path. 

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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