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Systems Administrator

Job Tracking ID:  KTTS-19-033
Location:   Colorado Springs, CO
Job Type:  Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated:  January 15, 2019
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Job Description:


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 responsible for the installation and administration of satellite command, control ground system software, hardware and other mission unique applications.  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/reconfigurations, system regression testing, and be able to resolve other hardware, software and various other application issues.  The candidate should have a proven ability to troubleshoot, research solutions, and complete tasks in a timely manner.  Ability to work with schedules and deadlines is very important.  Other related tasks: installation, configuration and administration of mission unique applications, administration of commercial technologies such as VMware vSphere, Microsoft Windows 7/10, Microsoft Server 2008/2012/2016, and Linux SUSE/Red Hat/Oracle. 

Experience and Skills:


-Bachelor's degree in a technology related field or equivalent experience considered.

-Minimum of 2 years experience in systems administration an operation or development environment.

-Security+ CE certification or higher is required.  (Ability to obtain the certification within 6 months of hire)

-Certified in commercial technologies, such as VMware and Microsoft.

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

-Active Secret level clearance required.

-Position located in  Colorado Springs, CO.


Additional experience desired:

-VMware virtualization technologies

-Hardware installation and configuration 

-Cisco Switch configuration


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:  
Level of Education:   BA/BS
Starting Date :   ASAP