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System Administrator Intern Sr - 28395 in Norfolk, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 5/8/2019

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Job Description



Duties and Responsibilities:

A temporary position within Alion Science & Technology which prepares a college student for entry into the IT and/or Cybersecurity workforce by providing hands on experience in coordination with a student's educational discipline.  Students will gain valuable experience in Microsoft server and client operating systems, RedHat client operating systems, VMWare hypervisors and virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) while supporting the Department of the Navy’s largest Enterprise tactical training network.

The position is for college students who are rising seniors in their academic program.

Assist the NCTE System Administrators with basic hardware and software troubleshooting

Assist the NCTE System Administrators with basic networking issues (Windows Networking, TCP/IP)

Intern must have ability to Install, Maintain, and Upgrade computer hardware and software

Intern will install, configure and update Windows and RedHat Operating Systems as well as commercial and government off the shelf software

Intern will monitor use of system resources, hard disk, CPU, and memory

Linux Experience is a plus.

Education and Experience:

The position is for college students who are pursuing a degree in IT, cybersecurity, engineering or another related discipline.

1 to 2 years of directly related experience in computer repair and configuration is preferred.

Basic knowledge of Windows and/or Linux operating systems.

Basic knowledge of IT systems and network troubleshooting       

Ability to lift at least 25 pounds

Good writing, communication and listening skills.

Good critical thinking and problem solving skills.

Must be diligent, hardworking and a fast learner.

Desires to gain professional experience and is eager to learn.

Security + certification preferred but not required.

Must be a US citizen able to obtain and maintain a US Secret clearance.  Current Secret clearance preferred. 

Diversity Statement


Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply.  Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information

U.S. Citizenship Required.

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