MILSATCOM Systems Engineer-IT / Systems Administrator Solaris/Linux, Junior to Mid Level [2020-10]

Combined Orbital Operations, Logistics and Resiliency (COOLR)

Systems Engineer-IT / Systems Administrator – Solaris/Linux (OS/COTS)

Perform development of Unix OS/COTS Releases using latest patches and security updates. Platforms include Solaris 10 (SPARC), Solaris 11 (x86), and Red Hat Enterprise Linux. 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 Unix & Windows environments, to include virtual environments. Perform testing, DR verification, and software installations. Troubleshoot any issues and provide support related to these software installs.

Required Skills:

• Active DOD SECRET clearance

• 3 years Unix-based administration/engineering

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

• Ability to work in a team environment

• Interpersonal/communications skills a must

Desired Experience/Qualifications:

• Test/Integration Experience highly preferred

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

• Windows administration experience desired

• Familiarity with System Accreditation process

• Working Knowledge of Clearcase and ClearQuest

Bachelors in a STEM or related field. Practical experience will be considered in lieu of degree.


Colorado Springs / Peterson AFB

Secret with ability to obtain TS


$85K to $120K commensurate to experience

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