Information Systems Technician

Employer
Peraton
Location
La Plata, MD
Posted
Oct 13, 2017
Closes
Oct 16, 2017
Industry
Specialty Trades
Hours
Full Time
Description: JOB DESCRIPTION:This position will be responsible for the following:Provide operational support for mission critical systems.Supports a 24x7 operational environment working day/night; rotating shift work is required.Will operate, monitor and maintain UNIX/Windows based applications for customer.Works closely with engineering staff to restore service and/or identify and correct system anomalies.Logs application/system information as required during shift.Monitors system backups, ensures logging is taking place.Monitors network, system connectivity and troubleshoots outages.Required to monitor hardware status; troubleshoot and/or replace parts/hardware as called upon.Shift work is requiredREQUIRED EXPERIENCE:Requires an AA-AS degree or (the equivalent work experience) with a minimum of 2 years of experience.Minimum of 1 year of experience with UNIX/LINUX based and Windows based operating systems.Minimum of 2 year experience with MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook).PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:Ability to collaborate and work in a team environment.Demonstrate an ability to communicate effectively (oral and written).Ability to multi-task and prioritize tasks during system anomalies.DoD 8570 Compliance, CompTIA Security+ certification.SECURITY CLEARANCE:This position requires the candidate to already have a current TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance and to maintain the clearance. About PeratonPeraton provides innovative, reliable solutions to the nation's most sensitive and mission-critical programs and systems. Peraton has significant experience providing highly differentiated secure communications, space, and technology solutions to key customers, and has become a trusted partner on missions that are critical to the security priorities of the United States. Capabilities include complex software and technology services and solutions, as well as end-to-end mission operations abilities, including Software Systems Development, Cyber, Modeling & Simulation, Mission Operations, Signal Intelligence (SIGINT), and Quick Reaction Capabilities (QRC) / Research & Development. The company is headquartered in Herndon, VA, with approximately 3,500 employees across the US and Canada. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identify, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.CN20171808-19836 Location: USA-MD-La Plata Activation Date: Tuesday, August 22, 2017 Expiration Date: Tuesday, August 14, 2018 Apply Here