Associate Cyber Defense Systems Administrator - 31365 in San Diego, CA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 11/30/2019

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Job Description

The Navy Continuous Training Environment (NCTE) Associate Cyber Defense System Administrator is responsible for administration, maintenance, and cybersecurity defense of all Navy’s Enterprise Tactical Training Network (NETTN) client and server infrastructure used to support the development, testing, and delivery of enterprise-wide modeling and simulation applications and services for the NCTE.

The candidate will work to update, monitor and maintain servers and workstations used throughout the enterprise.  In addition to the cyber-defense role, the candidate will maintain and support IT systems used to conduct Fleet Synthetic Training (FST) and Live, Virtual, Constructive (LVC) training.  Additional duties include performing Microsoft Windows server administration, manage GPOs, create/modify DHCP reservations, patching and STIG’ing, as well as, authoring standard operating procedures, training junior personnel and performing Tier 2 technical support.  Individual must be able to work independently as work within a team.


Bachelor’s degree in Computer Information Systems or related discipline, or equivalent education and experience.

•         0 to 2 or more years of experience in systems administration

•         Experience with Microsoft WSUS, Shavlik or SCCM

•         Experience with Windows Servers 2012R2/2016,

•         Windows desktop operating systems (WIN10 SHB)

•         Experience digesting and implementing DoD Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIG)

•         Experience with patching Microsoft servers and workstations

•         Experience with VMware

•         Familiarity with VDI technologies and protocols

•         Strong technical troubleshooting skills

•         Ability to read and digest technical information

•         Ability to troubleshoot technical issues within multiple systems

•         Strong attention to detail

•         Strong customer focus, including the ability to manage customer needs and multiple work priorities

•         Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills

•         Experience installing release upgrades

•         Security + certification or equivalent certification required

•         Must have or be able to obtain an operating system certification (Linux+ or Microsoft certification) within the first 45 days of hire

Must currently hold and able to maintain a US Secret security clearance.

Security Clearance: Secret

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