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Systems Administrator

Job Tracking ID:  KTTS-18-155
Location:   Colorado Springs, CO
Job Type:  Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated:  December 06, 2018
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Job Description:

Systems Administration for Kratos National Programs, part of our Federal Solutions Group. The Federal Solutions Group is a leader in satellite command and control solutions provider focused on National, DoD, and Civil (NOAA/NASA) customers. We are an agile and innovative solutions provider. We incorporate company created and 3rd party products, along with the design and development of project relevant applications, providing integrated end-to-end systems which solve mission unique requirements.


The qualified candidate will work with a small team and provide systems administration offline and real time operational systems. The team provides the recapitalization of systems through virtualization and new technologies. The systems provide satellite command and control capabilities as well as antenna and gateway monitor and control. The architectures include Windows and UNIX/Linux based servers and clients, utilize Active Directory for domain networks and integrate virtual machines, network storage as well as high performance real-time systems.


Primary responsibilities will be to provide the administration of Production, QA, and Development systems to include the design, administration, installation, configuration, troubleshooting, monitoring, integration, backup/recovery, and optimization of these systems. Includes IA related security updates as well as real time operations support.

Experience and Skills:

-Bachelors degree in technology related field, such as Engineering, Computer Science or related.

-5+ years of experience in system administration 

-Proficiency  with Windows and UNIX/Linux operating systems required

-Must have a current Security+ or level 3 certification

-Must be self-motivated and capable of interacting with organizations internal and external which consist of developers, engineers, product vendors, Government customers

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

-Experience with AD, Exchange, Veritas, Solaris, Network engineering are desired

-Must have an active TS clearance; with SCI preferred. Requires the ability to obtain a CI Poly

-Position located in Colorado Springs, CO

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:   1
Years of Experience:   More than 5 Years
Level of Education:   BA/BS
Starting Date :   ASAP