ARES Corporation Systems Administrator, Sr Vandenberg AFB, Lompoc, CA in Lompoc, California
ARES Corporation seeks an experienced candidate to support the operation, maintenance, and sustainment of the US Air Force's Launch and Service Contract (LISC). As part of this team, your work will directly support Vandenberg Air Force Base’s efforts to successfully launch rockets into space.
Responsible for the administration and sustainment of multiple computer systems
Analyzes and resolves software/hardware matters of significance pertaining to networking connectivity issues, printer, servers, and applications to meet business needs and applications to meet business needs
Performs system performance tuning
Analyzes system logs and identifies potential issues with computer systems
Troubleshoots any reported problems
Ensures that the network infrastructure is up and running
Answers technical queries
Researches, develops and recommends technical solutions in support of software and hardware sustainment/development activities
Provide and perform Stage tape process (possible installation of Staged files on hard drive)
Creates CIP (Cyber Initialization Packs) for both Cyber Mainframes
Creates new Dead Start tapes (installation of Dead Start on removable hard drive)
Moves saved data files from tape to removable hard drive
Trains personnel on basic NOS commands and actions
Effective communication skills
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Strong organizational and time management skills
Ability to work within a dynamic, fast paced environment with time constraints
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Must be able to lift at least 20 lbs
Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Security Clearance which includes U.S. citizenship or U.S. naturalization
Valid U.S. Driver’s License required.
In order to be selected for this position you must have:
Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field preferred
Five or more years of experience with computer systems or networking desired
Five or more years of systems administration experience supporting Cyber Mainframe computer desired
Security Clearance Statement: Applicants selected for this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Only US citizens are eligible for a security clearance.
ARES is an EEO/AA/Disability/Vets Employer.