Help Desk Support I (Junior Systems Administrator)

Location
Lexington Park, MD
Posted
Sep 16, 2022
Closes
Oct 16, 2022
Ref
9602
Hours
Full Time
Clearance Required:

Ability to Obtain a Secret

Education Required:

HS/GED

US Citizenship:

Required

The MIL Corporation is seeking a Help Desk Support I (Junior Systems Administrator) to provide Windows & Linux based workstation and server support for a Federal Government client in Patuxent River, MD.

Responsibilities
  • Ensure configuration control procedures
  • Document maintenance, repair and test activities
  • Create and maintain user accounts, and install hardware/software
  • Monitor status of LAN/WAN and circuit switching systems
  • Operate test equipment to ensure circuit, system and network signals meet minimum standards; perform circuit, systems and network patching, and cross connecting to establish, sustain and restore service
  • Perform QA evaluations to ensure compliance with technical orders and manufacturer specification sheets
  • Control physical data link and transport layers of installed communications and computer systems required to operate cryptographic equipment
  • Analyze equipment capabilities and performance, and diagnose and repair problems
  • Maintain and create reports, schematics and databases
  • Research data and develop analytical techniques and methodologies

Required Qualifications
  • High school Graduate or equivalent
  • 0 to 1 year of experience in system administration of LAN/WAN systems, network security, systems maintenance, systems monitoring/reporting, requirements analysis, requirements planning, resource scheduling, CM, and documentation management
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Very good verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to earn and obtain an 8570 IAT Level 2 certification (Security+CE) within 6 months of hire
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance
  • Regularly required to lift and/or move up to 25 lbs., and occasionally required to lift and/or move up to 40 lbs
  • Per federal guidelines, you may be required to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination or willingness to obtain vaccination

Desired Qualifications:
  • BS degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or an information technology-intensive discipline
  • 1-2 years of relevant experience
  • Experience with PowerShell, BAT, CMD, or Bash scripting is desired
  • Understanding of DISA STIG guidance and RMF requirements is a plus
  • Active Secret Clearance

Education

High school Graduate or equivalent

Clearance

All applicants for this position must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret clearance; please note that the clearance process takes into account financial background aspects.

Why MIL?

MIL is a dynamic workforce of industry professionals who deliver world-class solutions in cyber, engineering, financial management, and information technology - and we are looking for candidates like you. Whether you're fresh out of college or the military or well into your professional services career, MIL has great job opportunities that might be right for you.

Here at The MIL Corporation, we pride ourselves on the family-like environment instilled amongst our team. Our employees love working here, and it truly shows through our various recognitions & awards. Some of our most recent awards include:
  • 2020, 2019, 2018, & 2017 Top Workplaces Award, The Washington Post (Washington, D.C.)
  • 2020, 2017 Top Workplace Award, Greenville Business Magazine, Columbia Business Monthly, and Charleston Business Magazine (South Carolina)
  • 2019 & 2018 Certified Great Workplace, Great Place to Work®
  • 2018 Fortune, Great Place to Work: Best Place to Work for Diversity
  • 2018, Above & Beyond Award, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), Department of Defense

If your goal is to help the federal government deploy leading technologies, improve financial management, or defend the nation in cyberspace, The MIL Corporation welcomes you. Become a part of something greater, where you, the people, make the difference.

The MIL Corporation is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity and sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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