Job Title: Systems Administrator - EDIS

Job ID: #420

Job Description:

Omitron is seeking full-time IT Systems Administrators with experience in IT systems and networks administration for large-scale critical systems to support the Engineering, Development, Integration, and Sustainment (EDIS) Services program. Several positions available with tasking dependent upon applicant skill sets. Responsibilities include:

  • System administration of servers, desktops, file systems and mobile equipment
  • Monitoring critical network services such as e-mail, backup, file sharing, anti-virus, and print services
  • Providing user IT support and troubleshooting user desktops and laptops
  • Resolving problems with servers and networking equipment
  • Configuring and maintaining hardware on the network
  • Installing and patching user and server-side software
  • Managing network storage and backups
  • Manage telecommunication networks

US citizenship required /EEO/AA/E-Verify Participation

Skill Requirements

  • Strong IT systems administration background and COMPTIA Security+
  • Familiarity with network and system components and tools
  • Strong background in Microsoft Office Product Suites: Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Project, Visio
  • Work independently as well as in a team environment
  • Self-motivated and detail-oriented
  • Good understanding of discipline process; information and data management
  • Contributes to the completion of programs and projects; ability to obtain results and make recommendations

Required Experience:

  • 8 years of Systems Administration experience
  • Knowledge of IT systems administration in mission critical network environments.
  • Knowledge of network protocols, spacecraft communications and ground systems is preferred
  • All candidates must possess excellent communications skills and ability to work in a team environment as well as independently
  • Candidates must have proven initiative and self-starting skills
  • Prior systems administration experience on a USAF or NASA mission is required
  • Knowledge of Linux and Windows OSs, IT security tools, and shell scripting a plus

Required Degree:

Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science or Related field.

Job Location:

Colorado Springs, CO. Schriever AFB.

Security Clearance Requirements:

Candidates must have an active TS clearance and be eligible to obtain a TS/SCI clearance

Benefits include:

Health, Dental and Vision Insurance

HSA or FSA accounts

Company paid ST/LT Disability and AD&D insurance

Paid Federal Holidays

Paid Vacation Leave and Sick Leave

401k with company match

Supplemental Insurance options like AFLAC

Education Assistance

Voluntary Life Insurance

Company Overview:

Welcome to Omitron! A quick background on us before getting into the fun stuff. Omitron is an Aerospace Engineering and Information Technology small business with locations all over the US. Our headquarters is located in Beltsville, Maryland with a regional office in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and so many other locations we don’t have the space to list them all. We’ve been around for over 35 years since 1984 to be exact. Omitron has provided excellence in engineering services and product development to government and industry customers for both civilian and military programs and is recognized across the industry for that excellence.

Our motto is Ensure Mission Success. We recognize that outstanding people are the key to our success, so we take our time in selecting highly qualified and motivated individuals. We make sure to provide them with an environment necessary to stimulate and nurture continued growth.

To provide that environment, Omitron offers its employees competitive salaries, a full benefits package (that our employees rave about), and excellent career growth opportunities. Omitron also strives to foster a fun and welcoming work culture, the various offices often hold moral events (paintball anyone? Or how about a nice picnic?) in addition to holiday parties and the like.

Omitron is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive environment for all of our employees. We strongly encourage women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and veterans to apply. EEO/AA. E-Verify Participation.