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Senior Systems Administrator (TS/SCI w/Poly)

Posted on Jun 2, 2020 by Parsons

Maryland, MD
Immediate Start
Annual Salary

Do you want to be part of a team that supports USCYBERCOM's internal command IT systems, to include one-of-a-kind cyberspace operations systems? We're looking for someone who is a solid Linux and/or Windows systems administrator to be a key contributor to that team.

You will:

  • Maintain Windows and/or Linux operating systems in a variety of users and activities

  • Configure and support cloud and virtual environments including AWS and VMware

  • Apply cybersecurity knowledge to configure Servers to proper security standards

  • Install, troubleshoot, and manage user applications

  • Test systems and resolve security vulnerabilities

  • Participate in the government's Risk Management Framework (RMF) to maintain system accreditation

  • Determining appropriate IT policies, while creating and improving upon system documentation

  • Interact with and assist customers from various parts of USCYBERCOM

  • Help manage computers, servers, networks, IT security systems and other critical components of USCYBERCOM's IT infrastructure


  • Minimum ten (10) years of system administrator experience

  • Minimum of High School Diploma

  • One of following security certifications (active status): A+ CE, CCNA-Security, Network+ CE, SSCP, Security+ CE, or higher (minimum DOD 8140/DOD 8570 IAT Level I Certification)

  • Active TS/SCI with Polygraph

Preferred/Desired Skills:

  • Exposure to AWS (Amazon Web Services), ACAS (Security scanning software), vCenter, WSUS (Windows Server Update Service), and/or STIGs/IAVA

  • A problem solver who can get in, be given a project, and use engineering skills to determine a solution

  • Has, or is willing to gain, more diverse IT skills, including Windows, networking (CCNA would be awesome!), and more

  • Able to build systems from the ground up - network architecture/systems engineering

  • Any applicable certifications like RedHat Certified System Admin (RHCA), Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) 2012/2016, and/or AWS Cloud Practitioner.

Location: Fort Meade

No Shift Work

Some Travel required

Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.

Ready for action? We're looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don't hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.

Reference: 895628139

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