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Company: BAE Systems
Career Level: Associate
Industries: Manufacturing, Engineering, Aerospace


Job Description
BAE Systems in Washington DC is seeking a System Administrator to support the Strategic Systems Program (SSP). The ideal candidate must possess strong problem solving skills, a high degree of technical expertise, and a commitment to exceptional customer service and teamwork. Candidate must be able to meet DoD Cyber workforce requirements within 6 months of being hired.
In this role you will:

  • Work with infrastructure-as-code
    • Manage projects and source code using Git
    • Create software and deployment pipelines
    • Prepare infrastructure documentation
  • Work with Model Based System Engineers on the setup and configuration of engineering tools
    • No Magic Teamwork Cloud
    • Cameo Systems Modeler
  • Manage Windows and Linux (RHEL) Servers
    • Maintain the configuration of the servers
    • Harden the services by utilizing the DISA Security Technical Implementation Guides, best practices, and vendor guidelines.
    • Test operating system patches, schedule patch windows, and perform patching
    • Customize virtual server images, build and deploy virtual servers
    • Install and deploy applications
    • Troubleshoot server and application issues
    • Look for opportunities to automate tasks
  • Install, operate, and troubleshoot Apache HTTPD, Microsoft IIS, and Apache Tomcat
    • Dynamically deploy applications using automation framework
    • Deploy and operate applications in Docker containers
    • Monitor and maintain production applications
    • Assist application developers with migrating applications and application updates into productions
  • Perform certificate management on servers and applications utilizing the DoD PKI infrastructure
  • Design and troubleshoot IP based networks

Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 6 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education
  • Experience hardening IT systems
  • Ability to write code using a scripting language (i.e. Powershell, Ansible, Bash, Python, etc.)
  • Experience with DoD PKI infrastructure
  • Experience with patch management
  • Experience with both Windows and Linux (RHEL) system administration
  • Experience deploying applications
  • Experience installing and managing web servers and application servers (i.e. Apache HTTPD, Microsoft IIS, Apache Tomcat, etc.)
  • Experience working with Docker and Microservices architectures
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
    • Ability to effectively communicate IT system architectures and designs to customers, developers, system administrators, and technical supervisors
  • Experience with Git and creating software deployment pipelines
  • Experience with IP based networks to include and a complete understanding fo the OSI model
  • Ability to understand and troubleshoot network related issues
  • Ability to meet DoD 8570.01m Cyber Workforce requirements within 6 months
  • Current active DoD Secret Clearance
  • Ability to obtain a DoD Top Secret Clearance
  • Ability to obtain and maintain access to the customer facility

Preferred Skills and Education
  • Experience with DISA Security Technical Implementation (STIG) Guides
  • Experience writing and using Ansible playbooks
  • Experience with Atlassian Tools JIRA, Confluence, and Fisheye
  • Experience with managing NoSQL databases
  • Experience with supporting sysML modeling platforms
    • No Magic Teamwork Cloud
    • Cameo Systems Modeler
  • Experience with AWS or Azure
  • CompTIA Security+ or equivalent

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do—from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That's BAE Systems. That's Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit and follow us on Facebook:

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