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Job #: R-00011832
Location: Washington, DC
Category: Systems Administration
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense


Job Requisition:

HBSS System Administrator/Engineer - Active Top Secret clearance required

Job Description:

This HBSS Systems Administrator/Engineer will work as part of a team responsible for installing, configuring, and maintaining systems hardware and software and related infrastructures. The individual will work closely with the Information Assurance team to ensure that all systems are compliant with DISA standards. The individual in this position will work as part of a team to evaluate and recommend new technologies and to enhance current capabilities of established networked systems.  

All work is onsite at the Washington DC Navy Yard; an active Top Secret clearance is required in order to be considered for the role.


Work with the HBSS team and perform System Administrator duties on the current networks. 
Provide system requirements development; plan, design, and evaluate vaious components of a networked system. 
Provide technical analyses of network challenges and problems and be able to develop/implement technical solutions. 


Active Top Secret clearance with the ability to be approved for a TS/SCI clearance.

BA/BS in Engineering, CS, IS in a related field and 12+ years of related experience; additional years of experience can be considered in lieu of degree. 

Current Security+ or CISSP certification and current Server+ or equivalent certification.

Possess network certifications and training required for Information Assurance Workforce improvement Program (DoD 8570.01M) compliance at the IAT-II level.

Familiar with Windows (Linux environments a plus).


Excellent troubleshooting capabilities and strong communication skills. 
VMware virtualization of desktops, applications and servers experience. 

Experience with HBSS 

Active TS/SCI clearance

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret


Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:




Requisition Category:


Job Family:

Systems Administration



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