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Systems Administrator - SITR

Penta Research
Huntsville, AL
  • Expired: January 31, 2023. Applications are no longer accepted.
Systems Administrator

Security Clearance:

Active DoD Secret clearance required.

Job Description & Position Responsibilities:

Penta Research Inc. is excited to announce being on the winning team of the SITR contract with Boeing! The SITR contract is a 5 year contract with 5 option years which can be exercised. Penta is looking to fill many positions by the end of February! As such, we are seeking a Systems Administrator.

Position responsibilities include:
  • Monitor systems performance and maintain operations.
  • Control access to systems.
  • Manage and maintain backups for systems.
  • Update, configure, build and maintain systems and support infrastructure.
  • Record, troubleshoot and solve issues identified by users.
  • Work independently and with other engineers on requirements development, system architecture and system design.
  • Execute field operations support for customer event activities.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • Must have CompTIA Security+ Certification and Operating System Certification (Windows or Linux)
  • Experience with administration of Microsoft or Linux Operating Systems
  • Understanding of modern TCP/IP networking fundamentals for local area networks
  • Experience with patching and deploying software products and updates using Microsoft Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) and/or Desktop Central
  • Familiar with managing and maintaining Microsoft Active Directory Domain Services
  • Experience with Virtual Machines and hardware virtualization technology (VMWare, Hyper-V)
  • Experience with Multifactor Authentication and PKI
  • Experience with STIG processes/procedure

Desired Qualifications:
  • Understanding of Information Assurance (IA) systems: Host Based Security System (HBSS), Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS), Nessus
  • Familiar with Microsoft IIS and SharePoint services
  • Experience with RMF or prior DoD Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process (DIACAP) processes
  • Experience with JIRA or IT ticketing software

Travel Requirement:
  • Position location: Huntsville, AL. No travel is expected for this position.

Keyword Search:
  • Windows Systems Administrator, Linux System Administrator, Sec+, Microsoft SQL, Risk Management Framework, JIRA, STIGS, DIACAP

Penta Research


Huntsville, AL
35816 USA