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Systems Administrator (TS Clearance Required)

Talent Gravity
Gaithersburg, MD
  • Full-Time
Job Description

***This job requires active TS/SCI clearance.Please apply only if you have an active TS/SCI clearance. ***

Our client is also looking for this role in:

Chantilly, Virginia

Saint Louis, Missouri

Alexandria, Virginia

Our client is seeking an System Administrator (Mid to Senior level to work on cloud-based systems with a mission operations team. The team is involved in operation and sustainment of multiple operational cloud deployed geospatial solutions. A successful candidate will have experience with installation, configuration, administration, support and maintenance of cloud-based systems.


Primary responsibilities will involve responding to user INCs (Incident Reports); Monitor all operational systems and perform routine health checks; Deploy security patches and bug fixes to test and operational environments; update databases with new data; basic system maintenance will be required; assist with software deployments; update operational and security documentation, including troubleshooting guides and SOPs.

Core Qualifications:

  • Requires BS degree and 4+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2+ years of prior relevant experience; OR 4 years of experience in lieu of degree
  • TS/SCI Clearance required to start, with the ability to obtain a Polygraph post hire
  • DOD 8570 Certification (Security+ or equivalent or higher)
  • Experience in AWS/Cloud technologies
  • Advanced Linux administration experience with RHEL 7 or higher
  • Must have experience with Microsoft Windows Server
  • Knowledge of Systems, Architectural, SW Development and SW Sustainment Practices
  • Windows administration experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with ArcGIS/ESRI automation and deployments
  • In-depth knowledge of NiFi Apache (orchestration software), Python machine learning algorithms, and Machine Learning (ML) skills with experience in unstructured text parsing, and Tomcat.
  • Understanding of RDS and SQL Technology
  • AWS Solutions Architect, AWS Developer, Certification(s)
  • Experience with IC Cloud Architecture implementation methodologies
  • Team Collaboration tools and administration (Jira, Confluence, Hipchat/RocketChat/Mattermost)
  • TS/SCI with Polygraph


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Gaithersburg, MD



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