System Administrator

The MMGroup | Recruitment Outsourcing & Staffing Solutions

Fill 66Ridgecrest (California)

Last shared 183 days ago

Job Description

Our client has an immediate, full-time need for a System Administrator to work at the Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake. You must have an active Secret clearance to be considered for this opening.

This person will perform and oversee the SA duties as well as provide IT support to active tests and engineering teams.  Will work alongside and in support of our computer engineers, and also ensure our security boundary requirements are maintained.  The job requires SA certs, but it will be more than simple SA duties and a solid opportunity for both technical and professional growth for the right candidate.

As the System Admin, you must be able to perform the following capabilities.

  • Perform non-routine assignments of substantial variety and complexity on project test instrumentation, computer, and data collection systems for weapon survivability testing.
  • Perform independently or as a member of project work team in maintaining local data collection systems, computers, instrumentation controls, standalone and closed-loop computer network systems.
  • Perform the duties of Systems Administrator for maintaining computer systems used for test engineering, communications, and data collection/storage which requires candidate to possess at minimum an active IAT II Certification (DoD 8570 Security+, GSEC, etc.) and current Operating System Certification (Windows, Unix, etc.).
  • Live fire test support key responsibilities include but not limited to:
    • Minimizing down-time for test control, data collection, and data storage computer systems/applications/infrastructure.
    • Actively document and pro-actively communicate system changes/issues/risk to the appropriate test personnel.
    • Troubleshooting technical problems reported by engineers, technicians, and support personnel.
    • Adding, removing, and updating user account information.
    • Installing, configuring, maintaining, supporting, monitoring, and tracking test network and standalone systems capacity, hardware, software, and equipment.
    • Monitoring, analyzing, and auditing network and standalone system logs, backups, and health checks.
    • Proactively creating and communicating action plans to respond to potential opportunities, issues, risks, or threats.
    • Participate in Information Assurance (IA) efforts as part of the DON Cyber Security Workforce (CSWF) and be responsible for maintaining system compliance with DOD, DON, and NAVAIR IA policy.


  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Must work well with others, as part of a team. Other tasking, as required to support customer requirements.
  • Active Secret Clearance
  • An active IAT II Certification (DoD 8570 Security+, GSEC, etc.) and current Operating System Certification (Windows, Unix, etc.).

About The MMGroup | Recruitment Outsourcing & Staffing Solutions

The MMGroup is a provider of recruiting and staffing solutions for start ups, small businesses, medium and large businesses, and government and private sector firms. Our focus is on delivering the best solution for our client's needs, as well as helping job seekers find the right fit. The MMGroup recruits for a variety of skills and technologies across multiple industries – banking, finance, healthcare, and in the Intel space.

As a workforce solutions provider, we can serve as an extension to a client company's current recruiting organization when its existing recruitment team is overstretched, or be the go-to resource for all of our client's recruitment and project needs. Consummate professionals, TheMMGroup combines, passion and knowledge to provide the best possible result for our clients' contract, contract-to-hire and direct hire staffing needs. To Connect with Us, feel free to email OR call 703.896.0006.

We are committed to the long term success of our client partners, team members, and those seeking employment.


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