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Systems Administrator

Jacobs isseeking a qualified Information Technology (IT) professional to support theUSSOCOM SITEC II Enterprise Operations and Maintenance (EOM) contract. Yourcareer at Jacobs enables USSOCOM to fulfill its mission to “Provide fullycapable Special Operations Forces (SOF) to defend the United States and itsinterests and synchronize planning for global operations against terroristnetworks.” As a member of our team, you will support the vice president of theEnterprise Operations Group (EOG) as we partner with SOF military and civilianmembers to provide world-class IT services and support that connects over60,000 users around the world in the areas of software development/maintenance,network services, security, end-user computing, and test and evaluation.

Shift work is required to support 24x7 operations. It is important to be available to work any shift/designated hours required to include nights, weekends and holidays. Shift differential will be paid.

Job Description

The SystemsAdministrator performs tier one and two network support in accordance with theSIE OPORD. Candidates must possess strong problem-solving, analytical andcommunication skills, in addition to in-depth technical knowledge of theGovernment’s systems’ hardware and software. Candidate requirements varydepending on system complexity, the types of operating and network systemsbeing supported, and the size of the organization. A background in the specifictypes of hardware and software systems used by the Government is required.Candidates monitor and control one or more mid-range application servers. TheSA studies program operating instructions to determine equipment setup andoperations. The SA continuously observes the operation of assigned applicationsand storage devices to monitor system operation and determines the point ofhardware or software failure. The SA manipulates systems in accordance withstandard procedures to continue operations when individual units of a systemmalfunction. The SA confers with software systems engineering or applicationsprogramming personnel in the event that errors require a change of instructionsor sequences of operations. The SA maintains operating records such as machineperformance and production reports.

Typical Duties
  • Installing operating system software, patches andupgrades
  • Analyzing, troubleshooting and resolving systemhardware, software and networking issues
  • Configuring, optimizing, fine-tuning and monitoringoperating system software and hardware
  • Performing system backups and recovery
  • Conducting server builds
  • Provides systems Administrator support to systemshosting complex operational databases, software configuration control, andsystem interfaces for computer systems
  • Maintains file servers, network access; documents,analyzes and troubleshoots systems anomalies to ensure optimum equipmentperformance


Required Education: Associate degree; significant relevantexperience will be considered in lieu of formal education.

Required Clearance:TS/SCI


Years: 4

Description: Systems Administrator experience or 8years supporting complex end user desktop and mobile device support.

RequiredCertification: Employment is contingent upon obtainingall required certifications within the timeframe specified in a waiver by thegovernment (if applicable) and maintaining required certifications through theduration of the contract. Failure to obtain/maintain required certificationswill result in disqualification for this position and could result intermination.

  • MCSA relevant to the candidate’s work areaor VMware Certified Associate (VCA)
  • DoDD 8570.01-M IAT II or higher

PreferredQualifications: None

Essential Functions
Work Environment
  • Work will be performed inside a largefacility. An inside environment may be a cubicle (considerations: closequarters, low to moderate noise, bright or dim lighting).
  • Position will require some night and weekendwork.
Physical Requirements
  • Sitting at desk. Phone use and PC orlaptop. Filing required. May require lifting and carrying computer equipment,boxes of supplies or files up to 50 lbs. Extended periods of sitting while on PC/laptop or phone.
Equipment and Machines
  • General office equipment, which includes:telephone, fax machine, copier, PC/laptop, and other miscellaneous officeequipment. Servers, switches and other computer equipment used to supportnetwork operations.
  • Work assignments dependent on requirementsby the client. It is important to be able to work at least 8 hours a day for 5days per week (Monday through Friday).
  • Position could require after hours’ support.
  • You may be asked to continue performanceduring inclement weather or other conditions when others are not permitted towork
  • You may be asked to continue performance insupport of a war, contingency or exercises
  • Continental and Oversees travel may berequired. It is important to maintain acurrent passport.

Other EssentialFunctions

  • Employment is contingent upon obtaining allrequired certifications within the timeframe specified in a waiver by thegovernment (if applicable) and maintaining required certifications through theduration of the contract. Failure to obtain/maintain required certificationswill result in disqualification for this position and could result intermination.
  • Candidate must exhibit a professionalbehavior that promotes teamwork, fosters cooperation, and enhances productivityin the workplace. Must be well organized with the ability to coordinate,prioritize and execute multiple tasks simultaneously in a high-pressureenvironment. Ability to communicate verbally and in writing to workeffectively with a variety of government, military and contractor personnel atall levels. Must be able to interface effectively with individuals at alllevels of the organization. Grooming and dress usually business casual, butdependent on client’s standards. Must not pose a safety hazard to employeesworking in the same general area.
  • The position for which you are applying forrequires a US government security clearance. This is to advise you, that shouldyou be extended an offer, if you possess a dual citizenship (i.e., citizen ofthe US and another country), in order to be granted a clearance you will berequired to relinquish your citizenship in the foreign country.
Company Name:
Security Clearance:
Top Secret / SCI
Camp Aguinaldo, PH
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