Job Title: System Administrator

Job ID: #444

Job Description:

The Systems Administrator candidate joins the Mars Sample Return Capture Containment and Return System (CCRS) Project team in Greenbelt, MD. The candidate will be providing several aspects of information technology support to the project team.

Location: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD

Primary Duties:

The Systems Administrator shall provide administration of both systems and networks to include satellite health and safety monitoring, configuration automation, general end user information technology and teleconferencing support for the Mars Sample Return Capture Containment and Return system (CCRS) Project.

As a member CCRS team, the System Administrator will focus on operational aspects and use of administration of Agency CDM Tools (BigFix, Nessus, Splunk) and work with CCRS team leads including Avionics, Integration and Testing, Flight Systems and Ground Systems. This support also includes basic Apple end-user workstation support, software, peripherals and conference room equipment.


  • 1 to 3 years experience in Linux system administration is required.
  • 3 to 6 years experience in Network Administration is required.
  • Experience with BigFix, Nessus, Splunk is required.
  • Attention to detail and willingness to learn.
  • Experience with Apple end-user support is desired.
  • Experience on other government contracts is desired but not required.

Relevant Experience:

  • 3 - 6 years relevant experience.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in technology, engineering, or other related fields.


Security Clearance and other Requirements:

US Citizenship required. Extensive background investigation will be performed as a requirement of the job.

As directed by Executive Order 14042: Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors. You may be required to provide documentation of Full Coronavirus Vaccination Status to Omitron, and to the designated personnel of the subcontracting, contracting and/or federal officials.

Company Overview

Omitron is an Aerospace Engineering and Information Technology small business firm headquartered in Beltsville, Maryland with a field office located in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Since 1984 Omitron has provided excellence in engineering services and product development to government and industry customers for both civilian and military aerospace programs.

Omitron recognizes that outstanding people are the key to our success. Our goal is to select highly qualified and motivated individuals and provide them an environment necessary to stimulate and nurture engineering and business objectives. Omitron offers its employees competitive salaries, a full benefits package, and excellent career growth opportunities. We welcome talented professionals who wish to take advantage of the opportunities we offer.

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. E-Verify Participation/ EEO/AA