Lockheed Martin Systems Administrator/Engineer 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.

The System Engineer-IT’s primary responsibilities are participating in the implementation, maintenance, and support of information technologies, to include Windows and Unix systems and components. The Engineer/Administrator schedules and performs installations and upgrades to OS/COTs, software, and database packages in accordance with established IT policies and procedures. In addition, this position will coordinate the overall integration on new development systems as they transition to sustainment. This position is also responsible for managing appropriate software solutions to ensure server data integrity, monitoring and tuning the system to achieve optimum performance level, monitoring security alerts and application systems, and working with other staff to ensure that all appropriate patches are applied in an automated and timely fashion.

Perform development of Windows OS/COTS Security Releases using Windows scripting and Symantec Ghost Casting Software (or similar). Platforms include Windows 7, Windows 10, Server 2008, and Server 2016. Install and perform testing on such releases. Scan all systems and apply current DISA STIGs to ensure high compliance status is met. Perform daily System Administrator tasks in Windows and Solaris environments, to include virtual environments. Perform server builds and quarterly maintenance on such servers. Perform testing and DR verification after software installs are complete. Troubleshoot any issues and provide support related to these software installs.

Typically has 2 - 5 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:

• DOD SECRET clearance

• Minimum 18 months administering Windows operating systems environments

• Must Meet DOD 8570 Requirement (Security+ or higher certification)

Desired Skills:

• Test/Integration Experience highly preferred

• Working Knowledge on developing OS/COTS security releases for Windows platforms

• Unix-based OS experience highly desired

• Familiarity with System Accreditation process

• Working Knowledge of Clearcase and ClearQuest



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.


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