Systems Administrator

Employer
AMEWAS, Inc.
Location
Patuxent River, MD
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Jul 21, 2017
Industry
Other
Hours
Full Time
AMEWAS, Inc. is seeking experienced System Administrators to provide support to the Special Missions and Multi-INT Integration Facility located at NAS Patuxent River. The System Administrators will also provide Information Assurance support to the project as well as provide support to airborne operations of forward deploy assets and test/evaluation events. This is a dynamic position that requires a high degree of flexibility. Each day will present new challenges and opportunities. A typical day as the Systems Administrators: Work with engineers to test system software for multiple airborne platforms. Troubleshoot software administrative discrepancies and provide solutions for test events Input STIGs into government software Installs new software releases and system upgrades Provide updates to both lab and aircraft software Install, harden and scan RHEL, Centos, Windows, and ESXi workstations Build, configure and harden multiple system architectures Maintain data files and monitors system configuration to ensure data integrity Scan media for vulnerabilities and analyze data from said scan Qualifications and Experience: At least 4-8 years of relevant experience Familiarity with Windows/MS Suite and Linux Familiarity with Cisco switches and routers Ability to work well in a dynamic, fast-paced environment US Citizenship and a current DoD SECRET security clearance is required. A current TS/SCI clearance is highly preferred, however the ability to obtain this will be required Education: Bachelor's Degree or 8 years of relevant experience is required Security+ certification is highly desired. Will be required for full access. CompTia A+ certification is highly desired. Will be required for full access. The position is classified as AMEWAS labor category Systems Administrator III. AMEWAS, Inc. participates in E-verify. AMEWAS Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer for all including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans. About the Organization AMEWAS, Inc. is a small, Veteran owned company that has been providing excellent technical, engineering, administrative, and management services to the Department of Defense for more than 30 years. At AMEWAS we understand the need for a successful work/life balance and are focused not just on fulfilling customers' needs, but ensuring our employees are a top priority as well. Staying connected to our core values sets us apart from our competition! AMEWAS easily recognizes and rewards performance, dedication, and longevity. We are committed to investing in our employees and their future by providing them with competitive compensation, career development, optimum working conditions, and unique benefits. AMEWAS has 4.8/5 stars on Glassdoor! Check out our reviews HERE and see what other job seekers have to say! Our excellent benefits and perks include: Generous tuition and training assistance program Relocation Assistance Employee longevity recognition Community involvement & outreach Team building events Wellness program Paid vacation and sick leave Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Mobile service discount Discounted gym membership Medical, dental, vision, 401(k), Life/AD&D/STD/LTD insurance If interested, please submit your resume at To learn more about our organization, please visit And to learn more about our surrounding location, please visit