Systems Admin

KEYW   •  

Washington, DC

Industry: Software


Not Specified years

Posted 292 days ago

This job is no longer available.


User management on Linux machines
Resource management for virtual machine servers

Xenservers and ESXi clusters
Network management for small to medium sized networks

Properly allocate network space for users and processes to avoid congestion and network slowdowns
Small scripts and programs to help with updating and organize systems

Can use any language, currently Python and Java in use
Basic RF knowledge to maintain USRPs
Understand hardware systems (i.e. laptops, desktops, servers). Be able to tear down to barebones and rebuild
Maintain and stand-up Lora systems


Serial communication for antenna control program
MLCS codebase understanding and modification (c++)
Wireshark packet data analysis program
Hypervisor maintenance and performance
License oversight for applications such as MATLAB or Office
Be able to quote/build hardware systems based on requirements
Capable of setting up new computer systems to comply with security policies and user requirements
Filemaker maintenance (relational databases). Needs to be able to learn software quickly

Should be hands-off but needed to create new databases and/or modify existing ones
Basement network maintenance. Goes hand-in-hand with DSA network
Organize and maintain computer systems even if not listed as POC (to report to Jeff and Preston).

Keep software up to date as well as operating systems of Linux, Windows, and Mac
Maintain shared computational resources that support MATLAB for the basement as well as other processes
Maintain network allocations to NICENET via Jeff and Preston (includes all printers and spare computers)
Be able to keep systems classified/unclassified as well as switch between the two (de-class procedures etc)
General programming support for users

This includes creating new code for applications or scripts users use to interact with lab services
Be able to secure breaches in computer security
Be up to date on new technologies to utilize in the basement (i.e. Apple TV, personal networks, etc..)
Be able to manufacture infrastructure for computer systems or networks (server racks, network trays, etc…)
Be able to design and manufacture custom pieces of hardware (bulkhead plates, organizational hardware, rack-mounting hardware, etc…)
Organize and keep track of hardware being used offsite or being transferred
Documentation building for any kind of system (any tests done at CBD, user manuals, instructional documentation)


Maintain medium sized network (this includes VLAN management, switch management)
Securely scan systems for breaches in security using ACAS system
Utilize services such as NTP, DHCP, DNS, etc…
Understand backup utilities for all operating systems

Rsync, windows backup, NAS
Understand basic RF components for maintenance and operation
Be able to configure KVM solutions from scratch
Maintain user accounts for when they inevitably need unlocking or changing
Operate MLCS and other software that makes up the INTOP systems
Maintain VOIP phones as well as IP cameras
Maintain classified and unclassified separation for files and systems


Clearance Requirement: This position requires a Top Secret/SCI security clearance, based on current background investigation (SBI), as well as the favorable completion of polygraph.  Clearance and polygraph processing will be completed by the U.S. Government.

 ID 2017-17274