Sr. Systems Administrator

Pensacola, FL (hybrid), 1099, W2

Our Client is supporting a U.S. Government customer on a large mission critical development and sustainment program to design, build, deliver, and operate a network operations environment; including introducing new cyber capabilities to address emerging threats. The Client is seeking a Network Administrator to support the design, development, and deployment of a new DevOps infrastructure and advanced cybersecurity capabilities.

This is a 3rd shift hybrid position. Some domestic travel will be required. Employee is required to be ON-SITE for break/fix (within 2 hrs), scheduled maintenance, etc.


  • Collaborate within Agile Scrum teams as a key contributor responsible for the implementation of advanced cybersecurity capabilities, including the selection of hardware and software and the design of infrastructure services required to enable the cybersecurity capabilities
  • Maintain current knowledge of hardware and software applications
  • Work with engineering to developing high quality technical documentation, including user guides, test plans, and contract deliverable items and supporting product line training
  • Backup and restore network device configuration
  • Break fix actions/O&M
  • Upgrade network equipment
  • Port Open Requests- Implement firewall policies
  • Sustainment of CISA networking architecture
  • Expected to do some installation work. Cable/equipment
  • Monitor the status of the network and respond to issues/ticket requests that occur


  • Secret Clearance with TS/SCI eligibility
  • Must be able to obtain DHS suitability prior to starting employment
  • Bachelor’s degree in related field and a minimum of 6 years of prior relevant experience. A Master’s degree in a related discipline may be substituted for 4 years of experience. Professional experience may be substituted for a degree.
  • 6+ years of professional networking experience
  • TCP/IP networking, encryption, firewalls, and SNMP-based network management
  • In depth knowledge and advanced troubleshooting experience in regards to Layer 2 functionality and protocols in a Cisco/Juniper environment
  • Experience with troubleshooting and implementing Layer 3 routing protocols over a multi-site environment in a Cisco/Juniper environment
  • Firm knowledge of configuring and troubleshooting IPSEC and firewall architecture
  • Firm knowledge of LAN/WAN protocols

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