Under general direction, the Systems Administrator installs, integrates, and maintains data network components, network communications equipment, and network workstations. The Systems Administrator will monitor network performance and performs network analysis to reduce system downtime and improve network performance. This position will diagnose, resolve, and document hardware and software network problems in a timely and accurate fashion as well as provide end user and technician support when required.
Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field and/or 5 years of directly related work experience; or an equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been attained.
Must have experience with maintaining Microsoft Exchange, Windows servers and clients as well as experience installing and maintaining VMware, ESX, vSphere, Windows Hyper-V, DNS, Active Directory, DHCP core Microsoft applications, storage area networks (SAN), database administration, and private/public cloud solutions. Must have demonstrated knowledge of TCP/IP, routing, switching, video conferencing, cyber security, general network support and network management tools. Must have the ability to develop specifications for new hardware and software purchases, assemble and configure computer hardware and peripheral devices. Must be able to provide technical guidance and instruction to computer users.
Must have superior professional-level written and verbal communication skills; a high degree of professionalism and excellent problem-solving skills. Demonstrated ability in managing a wide variety of complex tasks and projects simultaneously while meeting multiple deadlines is required. Must have the ability to work independently and as a part of a team as well as the ability to maintain confidential information.
Ability to gain and maintain access to Kirtland Air Force base (KAFB) and successful completion of various background checks is required.
Experience supporting a Compliant or GxP environment Linux/Unix and Microsoft Exchange is preferred.
Relocation may be offered for this position.
Salary is commensurate with experience.
EEO, including disability/vets