Systems Administrator Advisor - Technical Specialist
Maintains smooth operation of multi-user computer systems, including coordination with network engineers. Sets up administrator and service accounts, maintains system documentation, tunes system performance, installs system-wide software, and allocates mass storage space. Interacts with users and evaluates vendor products. Makes recommendations to purchase hardware and software, coordinates installation, and provides backup recovery. Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources. ·
Job Description Job Description This effort provides Tactical Data Link (TDL) CIDSS support.
This includes analyzing, integrating, maintaining, and enhancing state-of-the-art systems to support operations in Command and Control, within Headquarters Pacific Air Forces (PACAF) and the PACAF Operations Command Center located at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii.
This effort will provide for the identification, enhancement, and integration of state-of-the-art systems components supporting workstations, networks, audio/visual systems and other associated devices and systems required to improve the operational efficiency of the Command Center supporting the PACAF A3/6 Directorate of Air and Cyberspace Operations.
The applicant will provide installation support and materials as required for improvements, maintenance, and repair of CIDSS assets for the PACAF Operations Command Center: The applicant will provide TDL on-site systems engineering support for the CIDSS project.
These support efforts will include systems engineering analysis, resolution, and documentation of operational system issues. In addition, The applicant will provide technical systems engineering support to analyze any computer hardware or software problems in order to decide whether to fix or replace systems or components during both day-to- day TDL operations and during Battle Staff/Crisis Action Team (CAT) activation.
The applicant will include in the monthly status report all the work accomplished and support provided. Computer Security.
The applicant will ensure that desktop and laptop computers have all the required security measures implemented as follows:
- Update anti-virus signatures and enable virus scanner real-time auto-protect capabilities to desktop and laptop computers.
- Apply all software/operating system patches required by Time Compliance Network Orders (TCNO) to desktop and laptop computers.
- Install compliant and approved Virtual Private Network (VPN) software on all laptops used to connect with base boundary protection systems; Check for signs of tampering and conduct a full virus scan of all fixed media. Network Server Maintenance.
The applicant will maintain the web and file servers of HQ PACAF communities and the CAT for unclassified, classified and coalition systems. The applicant will provision/deprovision user mail accounts as needed, check backup servers and restore items identified on a periodic basis, maintain Air Force certification AFCERT compliance on all servers, and apply patches as needed.
The applicant will review time-stamps of incoming email messages to assure timely mail connectivity to all internal and external mail sources.
The applicant will coordinate with 747 Communications Squadron and Air Force Network Enterprise Services Help Desk (AFNET ESD) concerning interoperability of all LAN resources.
The applicant will include in the monthly status report all the work accomplished and support provided.
- Audio/Visual Systems.
- Install, configure, and maintain audio/video displays, switches, public address systems, and audio speakers for the Command Center. -
- BS or equivalent + 9 yrs related experience, or MS + 7 yrs related experience