System Administrator - Colorado Springs, CO

Davidson Technologies Inc.

Colorado Springs, United States

Last shared 58 days ago

Job Details

Experience

8 - 9 years

Employment Type

Full-time

Employer Job ID

2018-1954-SC

Industry Sector

Functional Area

Aerospace/Space Information Technology
Aerospace/Space Engineering
Job Description
Job ResponsibilitiesAs the System Administrator (SA), the candidate will sustain all operating systems/application software, cybersecurity and software requirements, and hardware in support of an emerging fusion cell at Peterson Air Force Base under the Strategic Missile Defense Command's (SMDC) threat analysis mission. He/She will perform regular system checks and maintenance, and monitor all computer and server products to ensure consistent and required operation. 
Duties will include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Asset monitoring, configuration, and maintenance in support of ongoing multi-intelligence operations
  • Maintain versioning and patches for fusion cell software, and make recommendations to improve security, availability, and utility of assets
  • Contribute to the development of operational plans and procedures, and other required documentation
  • Coordinate with other infrastructure administrators to ensure high availability of assets in support of the fusion cell's mission
  • QualificationsRequirements:
  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field (Alternative education and experience requirements Masters/5, PhD/3)
  • Eight (8) years or more experience
  • Minimum of CompTIA Security+ and CompTIA Network+ certifications
  • Experience with both Linux and Windows systems
  • Demonstrated experience in hands-on system administration of multiple operating systems

  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • An understanding of the Special Technical Operations and Special Access Program communities
  • Knowledge of multi-intelligence operations
  • Strong organizational and prioritization skills
  • Excellent writing skills and ability to communicate effectively with the ability to present complex technology in layman terms

  • Security Requirements:
  • Must already possess a Top Secret/SCI security clearance
  • Company Description
    Who We Are

    Davidson Technologies has distinguished itself in the aerospace and missile defense industry with an outstanding reputation for excellence. Specifically, DTI is recognized for hiring noted experts, and experienced engineers and scientists who are dedicated to providing our customers with solutions to complex problems in a timely and uniquely responsive way. DTI is dedicated to our nation’s defense and our nation’s exploration of space.

    Our History and Founding Philosophy

    Dr. Julian Davidson founded Davidson Technologies in 1996, dedicating his company to providing high quality engineering and technical services to defense and aerospace customers. Dr. Davidson’s extensive experience in government and industry helped mold his business philosophy into one that has made Davidson Technologies a premier company with reputation for excellence and integrity. Dr. Davidson envisioned a company that would be customer focused and solution oriented, all within an atmosphere that attracts and retains quality professionals and noted experts with extensive technical knowledge.

    After Dr. Davidson’s death in 2013, Dorothy Davidson stepped in to run the company as a woman-owned small business. Her business acumen and engineering background provides a seamless transition and offers a new and exciting vision for growth.

    Davidson Technologies’ wide range of proven capabilities, flexible and responsive work ethic and ability to tailor and build teams to address specific requirements provides a commitment to the customer that is second to none.

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