Lockheed Martin Systems Administrator in Colorado Springs, Colorado

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At the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence and create incredible products. We provide the resources, inspiration and focus and if you have the passion and courage to dream big, we want to build a better tomorrow with you.

This position supports the GPS Control Segment Sustainment (GCS) Organizational Level Maintenance (OLM) at the Master Control Station (MCS) located at Schriever AFB (SAFB), CO. This position will work closely with the SAFB GCS OLM team, GCS Software DLM team, 2SOPS, 50SW systems analysts and anomaly response personnel. The System Administrator is responsible for participating in the implementation, maintenance and support of UNIX, Linux and Windows systems and their components along with other information technologies. This position coordinates and performs software installations and upgrades to the GCS OS/COTS software and database packages, ensuring implementation in accordance with established GCS and 50SW/2SOPS policies/procedures while ensuring configuration control. The System Administrator is responsible for managing appropriate software solutions to ensure server data integrity, monitoring and tuning the system to achieve optimum performance level. The system administrator will also monitor security alerts and application systems while working with other staff to ensure that all appropriate patch application occurs in an automated and timely fashion. The systems administrator will also be required to troubleshoot and assist with the resolving system HW and SW issues to restore systems to operations.

Candidate will need to perform weekend/shift work to support critical program events as required.

Candidate will need to travel to support critical mission events and software installations as required, approximately 2 to 3 times per year.

Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Typically has 5 - 10 years of professional experience.

To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin fosters an inclusive work environment that encourages differences and big-picture thinking.

Our employees play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:

•Medical

•Dental

•401k

•Paid time off

•Work/life balance

•Career development

•Mentorship opportunities

•Rewards & recognition

Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

- Red Hat Linux and/or MS Windows System Administration experience

- One of the following current certificates; A+ CE, CCNA Security, Network + CE or SSCP along with the ability to maintain certification

- Ability to work in a team-oriented setting or independently as required to achieve goals and objectives in a fast paced, schedule driven environment.

- Active DOD Secret clearance, ability to maintain clearance

Desired Skills:

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

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Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Experienced Professional