IT Specialist / Network Administrator - Contingent

    • Job Tracking ID: KDRSS-330689
    • Job Location: Anderson, SC
    • Job Level: Mid Career
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 09/17/2021
    • Years of Experience: 5+
    • Radford Job Code: 06421-06426
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Job Description

In preparation for a successful SMDC contract Task Order bid and win, Kratos Defense & Rocket Support Services is looking to identify highly qualified and capable candidates for the anticipated D3I D2 – IT Specialist / Network Administrator position as per the upcoming SMDC NCR-IADS Task Order. Candidates with incumbent experience are highly encouraged to apply against this contingent position.

The selected candidate will develop, design, and maintain local area networks (LAN) and wide area networks (WAN) supporting operational and testing architectures on behalf of the 263rd Army Air & Missile Defense Command (AAMDC). This includes Network integration, network management, network configuration, and monitoring. The position requires a Cisco Certified Network Associates (CCNA) or equivalent. Networks will include government developed hardware systems to include radar systems, tactical radios, and C2 and Fire control systems. This effort is required to provide constant 24/7 support of a critical mission. The candidate will be required to attend and participate in technical interchanges and meetings, develop network design documentation packages, and support network accreditation processes. Direct experience with the Joint Air Defense Operations Center (JADOC) is highly desired.

Experience and Skills


  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field is desired, but applicable training and experience will be considered.
  • Candidate must have five (5) or more years of relevant experience working in Systems Administration, Desktop Support or Network Design. 
  • Must have at least an active Secret DoD Security Clearance.
  • Cisco Certified Network Associates (CCNA) or equivalent certification.



  • CompTIA certifications, to include additional Cisco certifications are desired, but not required for this position.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage, configure and STIG network devices, load and configure inline encryption devices, and apply system patches is a plus.
  • Experience supporting 263rd AAMDC Mission Requirements is highly desired.