Systems Administrator – Tier II

Kinney GroupIT & Cybersecurity 3-5 Years

Job Description

Kinney Group teams support mission-critical needs for our customers. In this role, you will serve as part of an elite team of Engineers dedicated to excellence. We harness the power of IT in the cloud to improve lives and this role will serve as part of a team of Engineering professionals improving naval security at Crane Naval base in Oden, IN.

As a Systems Administrator, you will be involved in the operating system and application maintenance and configuration - from acquisition to maintenance intervals and upgrades including end of life planning. You will be responsible for security and configuration compliance and will work with other members of the IT System Administration Team, vendor management, IT Asset Owners, and other teams associated with the division. As part of your responsibilities, you will be asked to respond to requests from end-users, managers, developers, and team members for specific IT system assistance, data, and information.

Essential Functions

Perform workstation, server, network, and application scanning to determine vulnerability risks that may exist
Review and identify known risks according to Cyber Security requirements and mitigate known risks acceptable levels as determined by the ISSO to reduce the likelihood of risk to the system
Support the design, development, and integration of software/hardware-based solutions
Install software application that provide or enhance the security of individual platforms, systems, and/or networks
Conduct analyses and record findings on current patch compliance status of computers for use in the Assessment & Authorization process
Apply appropriate updates to systems as required to maintain CS compliance in accordance with DOD directives
Support government personnel in the administration and information removal of hard drive, tape, and optical disc in accordance with local and DOD policy to enhance the data integrity of the system.
Configure and implement CS Assessment & Authorization security controls in accordance with local procedures
Provide hardware and software support for network-connected workstations, Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) devices, applications, and printers to ensure that operability requirements are up to dates and that the devices meet CS hardware configuration requirements
Interacts with users and evaluates vendor products.
Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources.
Provides advice and training to end-users.
Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.
Participates in special projects as required.
Required Skills and Education

2-5 years of directly related experience in systems administration and analysis. ACAS & STIG experience a plus
Secret security clearance
Security+ certification
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline; or the equivalent combination of education; technical certifications or training; or work experience

Posted On

October 21, 2019