SMX is seeking a skilled Network and Computer Systems Administrator to be part of our Information Technology Team supporting NAWCAD at Patuxent River, MD.  The Administrator tasking includes operations, administration, maintenance, compliance, break/fix, activities for servers, appliances, storage devices on premise, in labs and in cloud environments.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • Provide IT Administration support for virtual and physical computers/servers/appliances or other devices including but not limited to install, config, maintenance, compliance, and decommissioning 
  • Support VMware systems hosting virtualized workstations and/or servers 
  • Support Windows and/or Linux based systems 
  • Support Windows Active Directory 
  • Support routing, switching and other site to site network connectivity components 
  • Create STIG checklists and ACAS scans in support of the Navy RMF process and NIST standards 
  • Install and support Operating Systems and Applications throughout the lifecycle 
  • Perform backup and recovery functions 
  • Prepare, update, and audit standard operating procedures, event response procedures and/or maintenance instruction documents  

Required Skills: 

  • Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI eligible, Top Secret to start. The applicant selected may be subject to a security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information 
  • Ability to maintain a Top Secret/SCI eligible Clearance 
  • Knowledge of DoD Information Assurance practices, including Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG)  
  • Must be able to interact with peers, management, and senior engineers in a constantly evolving environment to ensure a positive customer experience and atmosphere in the workplace  
  • Associates degree in a relevant discipline 
  • 3+ years of related IT experience required  
  • Experience with Windows and Linux based Operating Systems 
  • DoD 8570 compliant (IAT Level 2) (Examples of minimum acceptable certifications-CCNA Security, CySA+, G SEC, Security+ CE, SSCP) 

Desired Skills:

  • Past DoD system administration experience