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Systems Administrator

Job Tracking ID:  KTTS-18-057
Location:   Colorado Springs, CO
Job Type:  Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated:  October 11, 2018
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Job Description:

Kratos is a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment that is team oriented and relationship driven to foster innovation and creativity. Our motto, "From Strength to Success," reflects our commitment to continually leveraging our technical and intellectual strengths for the ultimate success of our customers. The Federal Solutions Group is a leader in satellite command and control solutions provider focused on DoD, Civil (NOAA/NASA), and National customers. We are a unique solutions provider in that we mainly integrate solutions with company created products. 

The qualified candidate will work with a small team responsible for the installation and administration of satellite command, control ground system software, hardware and other mission unique applications like the AFSCN connectivity.  In addition the candidate will have the opportunity to work on new capabilities like space warfighter training, space control and enterprise ground services.  The candidate will work closely with system engineers and developers to support system updates, system configurations/re-configurations, system regression testing, and be able to resolve other hardware, software and various other application issues. The candidate should have a proven ability to access problems, research solutions and complete tasks on schedule.  Other related tasks: installation, configuration and administration of mission unique applications, administration of commercial technologies like VMware, Microsoft and various Linux distributions.

Experience and Skills:

-Bachelor's degree in technology related field, such as Engineering, Computer Science or related.

-Oracle database knowledge preferred.

-Current Security+ certification or ability to obtain certification within 6 months of hire.

-Experience in the following preferred: VMWare, AFSCN, hardware installation and configuration.

-Certification(s) in popular commercial technologies, such as VMware and Microsoft desired.

-2+ years of experience in system administration in an operational or development environment. 

-Active security clearance.

-Must be self-motivated and capable of interacting with organizations internal and external that consists of groups of developers, engineers, and product vendors.

U.S. Citizenship and the ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. Government Security Clearance is required.
Kratos Federal offers challenging work, an excellent environment, & great benefits! Kratos Federal is an affirmative action / equal opportunity employer that recognizes the importance of diversity. We are committed to maintaining an inclusive environment and strongly encourage minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. Please, no phone calls, agencies or recruiters.


Additional Information:
Job Level:   Mid Career (2+ years)
Number of Openings:  
Years of Experience:   At least 3 Years
Level of Education:   BA/BS
Starting Date :   ASAP