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Systems Administrator

Job Tracking ID:  KTTS-19-004
Location:   Colorado Springs, CO
Job Type:  Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated:  October 10, 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 candidate will work with a small team responsible for the development/maintenance and System Administration of satellites, potentially multiple ground systems to include the Command Control System-Consolidated (CCS-C) ground system software, hardware, and other mission unique applications. The candidate will work closely with 4 SOPS Satellite System Operators (SSO), Satellite Vehicle Operators (SVO), Orbital Analyst (OA), Mission Planners (MPs) and CCS-C Support Desk to maintain a fully operational command and control system for DSCS, WGS, MILSTAR, and AEHF.  The candidate should have a proven ability to assess problems, research solutions and resolve hardware and software issues.  

Experience and Skills:


-Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Mathematics or related technical field. (Equivalent experience may be considered)

-Current Security+ certification required.

-Minimum of 3 years experience in Satellite or Ground Operations.

-Experience with satellite or space programs, and System administration (Solaris/Unix, Windows Active Directory, Cisco switch, VMware) desired.

-Excellent communication and organization skills.

-Must be able to articulate technical concepts orally and in written forms.

-Active Secret clearance required.

-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:  
Years of Experience:   At least 3 Years
Level of Education:   BA/BS
Starting Date :   ASAP