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Sr Systems Administrator / VTC Tech

Sr Systems Administrator / VTC Tech

Requisition ID 
2017-32399
# of Openings 
1
Job Location 
KWT-Kuwait City
Job Function 
Information Technology
Security Clearance Level 
Top Secret/SCI
Full/Part Time 
Full Time

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Job Description

ARMA Global is seeking a self-starter Senior Systems Administrator with a capable VTC background that can perform work in a small team capacity by supporting a dynamic Special Operations customer responsible for the following: Under general supervision as a System Administrator, establishes operational databases, software configuration control and system interfaces for computer systems assigned. Maintains file servers, network access; documents and analyzes system anomalies to ensure optimum equipment performance. Prepares system for operational use and support operational tests. As a VTC Administrator, provides long-term planning for voice/video network including circuit forecasts, traffic studies and other network performance reports. Plans integration of new switches, call controllers and audio/video initiatives into network. Oversees ordering process to effectively and economically meet grade of service objectives. Plans new routing revisions to ensure that the network databases are consistent with network plans. Ensures that management and planning software is developed and revised to accurately report traffic levels. With a wide range of knowledge; evaluates, designs, documents, installs, implements, tests, performs problem isolation and resolution, monitors, tunes and sets standards on all networks, services (data, voice and video), and encryption devices. Maintains a complex range of computer network and video components and systems. Provides client consulting and training on the interfacing and use of the network and conference room facilities and desktop video endpoints. Plans and coordinates computer and voice/video network initiatives. Researches, evaluates and recommends new computer network equipment and technologies. Devises solutions to operational problems within the capacity and operational limitations of installed equipment. Provides internal consulting, technical guidance, information and support to application developers, computer operations, workstation support, company management and departmental clients. Works with other network and video professionals as directed to coordinate efforts, resolve cross-team issues and communicate changes. If you have a passion for assisting in the transformation of a Special Operations IT environment with the latest technology and looking for an exciting opportunity, we look forward to hearing from you.

Education

Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.

Qualifications

REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • 4-8 yrs. of experience as a System Administrator / VTC Administrator
  • MCSA Server 2012, or equivalent, or better required
  • Security Plus CE required (DoDI 8570.01m Certification required)
  • Requires a good working knowledge of information systems and VTC operations
  • Basic business communication skills shows tact, effective listening skills and follow through
  • Must be able to effectively conduct and interpret tests, and troubleshoot solutions
  • Detail oriented and organized; able to understand information systems and ensure accuracy of work
  • Experience with CISCO, Foundry, SONET, Juniper, Voice and legacy (Tandberg) equipment
  • Competent to work at a high technical level on all phases of network and video operations

 

DESIRED SKILLS:

  • SOF support experience
  • ITIL foundations certified
  • Strong hardware & Software skills
  • Basic desktop troubleshooting skills
  • Able to provide guidance to less-experienced staff members
  • Can effectively deliver training
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned
  • Detail oriented and organized
  • Must closely follow network protocols and methodology
  • May review the work of others and be able to detect errors or needed modifications

 As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors. With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

 

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