Systems Admin

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Posted by: KeyW on Apr 16, 2018


Washington, DC

Job Description:

User management on Linux machines
Resource management for virtual machine servers
Xenservers and ESXi clusters
Network management for small to medium sized networks
Properly allocate network space for users and processes to avoid congestion and network slowdowns
Small scripts and programs to help with updating and organize systems
Can use any language, currently Python and Java in use
Basic RF knowledge to maintain USRPs
Understand hardware systems (i.e. laptops, desktops, servers). Be able to tear down to barebones and rebuild
Maintain and stand-up Lora systems

Serial communication for antenna control program
MLCS codebase understanding and modification (c++)
Wireshark packet data analysis program
Hypervisor maintenance and performance
License oversight for applications such as MATLAB or Office
Be able to quote/build hardware systems based on requirements
Capable of setting up new computer systems to comply with security policies and user requirements
Filemaker maintenance (relational databases). Needs to be able to learn software quickly
Should be hands-off but needed to create new databases and/or modify existing ones
Basement network maintenance. Goes hand-in-hand with DSA network
Organize and maintain computer systems even if not listed as POC (to report to Jeff and Preston).
Keep software up to date as well as operating systems of Linux, Windows, and Mac
Maintain shared computational resources that support MATLAB for the basement as well as other processes
Maintain network allocations to NICENET via Jeff and Preston (includes all printers and spare computers)
Be able to keep systems classified/unclassified as well as switch between the two (de-class procedures etc)
General programming support for users
This includes creating new code for applications or scripts users use to interact with lab services
Be able to secure breaches in computer security
Be up to date on new technologies to utilize in the basement (i.e. Apple TV, personal networks, etc..)
Be able to manufacture infrastructure for computer systems or networks (server racks, network trays, etc...)
Be able to design and manufacture custom pieces of hardware (bulkhead plates, organizational hardware, rack-mounting hardware, etc...)
Organize and keep track of hardware being used offsite or being transferred
Documentation building for any kind of system (any tests done at CBD, user manuals, instructional documentation)

Maintain medium sized network (this includes VLAN management, switch management)
Securely scan systems for breaches in security using ACAS system
Utilize services such as NTP, DHCP, DNS, etc...
Understand backup utilities for all operating systems
Rsync, windows backup, NAS
Understand basic RF components for maintenance and operation
Be able to configure KVM solutions from scratch
Maintain user accounts for when they inevitably need unlocking or changing
Operate MLCS and other software that makes up the INTOP systems
Maintain VOIP phones as well as IP cameras
Maintain classified and unclassified separation for files and systems

Clearance Requirement: This position requires a Top Secret/SCI security clearance, based on current background investigation (SBI), as well as the favorable completion of polygraph. Clearance and polygraph processing will be completed by the U.S. Government.

KeyW is an EEO employer. We are committed to providing fair and equal employment consideration, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability.

How to Apply?
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Maria Chorabik or 443-733-1657

About the Organization
KeyW is a pure-play national security solutions provider for the Intelligence, Cyber and Counterterrorism Communities' toughest challenges. We support the collection, processing, analysis and dissemination of information across the full spectrum of their missions. We employ and challenge more than 2,000 of the most talented professionals in the industry with solving such complex problems as preventing cyber threats, transforming data into intelligence and combating global terrorism.

KeyW, together with its direct and indirect subsidiaries, encourages and actively supports a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and commits to provide equal opportunity to each individual, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin or ancestry, marital status, veteran status, disability or any other classifications protected by Federal, State or local law. In fact, we foster an environment that promotes diversity, balance and fun-because we believe in the importance of having a workplace as unique as the challenges we solve.

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About KEYW Corporation

KEYW is an adaptable, powerfully capable company whose members have made many important, creative contributions to science, defense, space and the intelligence community. We take pride in these contributions to security and the quality of life. Even more, we are grateful to our customers for entrusting critically important tasks to us. The people of KEYW take on new challenges with confidence and commitment. We are an unbeatable team with the technical, management and financial capacity to perform the tough assignments of the future. KEYW is building a "total solutions company" that will be more agile than larger competitors and will focus on solving the “hard problems”. Our operating philosophy is to be responsive, agile, and focused on solving our customers’ difficult problems. Our core capabilities include: hardware and software development, system integration, test and evaluation, field support, computer and network operations, information security and specialized training. Our success is due in large part to our commitment to more than just do work for our customers, but instead to partner with them at every conceivable level. While such partnerships bring programmatic success, we measure ourselves by the real-world impacts and successes these partnerships have and will achieve.

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