Systems Administrator III


Space Coast Intelligent Solutions is seeking a Systems Administrator III. This position will require working on-site in Melbourne, Florida. 

Job Requirements 

  • Supports the configuration of system hardware and software, including compliance with all Information Assurance (IA) requirements.
  • Performs preventive and corrective maintenance on equipment, including updating existing software, installation of new software, resolution of software issues and repairing or replacing hardware components.
  • Provides user support for operating systems, peripherals, and applications.
  • Deploys/Administers boundary devices (e.g., managed switches, proxy servers, routers, firewalls, cryptography, and intrusion detection systems).
  • Implements Flaw Remediation, Installing Security Patches/Hot Fixes, Software Suite Updates, firmware updates.
  • Troubleshoots system flaws and implements technical controls within the hardware or software installed in a network environment.
  • Performs technical evaluations of Information Technology systems/components and document findings that will be used in assessing IT Infrastructure upgrades.
  • Performs all other duties assigned to support the lab environments and users, including media transfers and documentation of all IT maintenance activities.


Education and Experience 

  • Bachelor’s degree in information systems discipline, or equivalent experience.
  • 5 years of experience as Systems Administrator. 
  • Knowledge of NIST 800-171, NIST 800-53, and DoD 5205.07 Series or Risk Management Framework and Joint SAP implementation Guide requirements, or NMCI Helpdesk/Network Policy. 
  • Knowledge of performance monitoring and tuning, upgrades and patching, backup and recovery, as well as troubleshooting and problem resolution.
  • Experience working independently and as part of a team in researching data, developing analytical techniques and methodologies.
  • Experience with Active Directory and Group Policy Objects.
  • Strong systems administration support skills – troubleshooting, familiarity with Windows, Linux systems.
  • Ability to automate using scripting languages and/or latest technologies (e.g., Shell, Python, Ansible).
  • Experience with virtualization technologies (VMware vSphere preferred).
  • Demonstrated understanding of fundamental networking concepts and technologies (Switching, VLANs, routing, firewall rules/access lists).
  • Knowledge of common open-source tools & services (web server, LDAP, DNS, DHCP, NFS, git).
  • Current Security+ certification or ability to obtain certification within 6 months.


Security Clearance 

  • Must have a U.S. Government TS/SCI Security Clearance.


Work location 

  • This position requires work on site in Melbourne, Florida with some occasional flexibility. 

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