Linquest Corporation System Administrator in Colorado Springs, Colorado

System Administrator

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Job Description

The qualified System Administrator will perform network support and management for various networks. The individual must have strong technical skills, be willing to learn new technologies, detail-oriented, and team-oriented.

Responsibilities:Provide system administration services to ensure the day-to-day operations of SMC’s Enterprise Ground System (EGS) distributed System Integration Lab (dSIL) meets user and mission needs, and enable the core design team to continue to focus on the design and integration aspects of the dSIL. Shall provision, install/configure, operate, and maintain EGS hardware, software, networking and related infrastructure. Shall perform periodic performance reporting to support capacity planning; provide ongoing performance tuning, hardware upgrades, and resource optimization; conduct daily system monitoring and backup operations of assigned systems; and repair and recover from hardware or software failures.

  • Implement and manage a classified LAN.

  • Manage multiple air-gapped networks.

  • Provide IT support for the customer.

  • Manage multiple VTC systems.

  • Track status of packages

  • Present recommendations to meet space enterprise requirements and capabilities for cyber

  • Attend customer working groups to develop cyber requirements, constraints and implementation

  • Sit in customer location during core business hours (8 am- 4 pm)

Required Skills

  • Minimum DOD 8570 IAT Level II Certification

  • Network, security, scripting, automation

Preferred Skills:

  • Mobile devices, HTML, JAVA,

Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent

  • Minimum DOD 8570 IAT Level II Certification

  • At least 2 years of hands on experience designing and deploying local area networks.

  • Familiarity of networking topologies and its components.

  • Hands on experience with Microsoft 7, 10, 2008R2 and 2012.

  • Active Top Secret clearance

Preferred Experience:

  • Hands on experience with configuration and deployment of Exchange Server.

  • Hands on experience with configuration and usage of WSUS.

  • Familiarity of VTC technology, procedures, and its components.

  • Knowledge of Cisco Router and Switch configuration

CA (for internal purposes only)

Job Location

Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States

Position Type


Clearance Level Required

US Citizenship and active DoD Top Secret Clearance