Senior Systems Administrator

Irvine, California, United States · Information Technology expand job description ↓

Description

Tyvak Nano-Satellite Systems Inc., a Terran Orbital company, is seeking a motivated and experienced Senior Systems Administrator at our Irvine, CA location. Tyvak is a leading worldwide provider of nanosatellite and microsatellite vehicles, services, and solutions to Commercial and Government customers. As a Senior Systems Administrator, the candidate will manage, repair, and maintain critical servers, desktops, and laptop software and hardware on a daily basis. This ranges from day-to-day help-desk tasks for employees to maintenance of back-end infrastructure for the company. This position will report directly to the CIO and require a TS/SCI clearance.


Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Design, install and configure internal and customer facing servers, network devices and firewalls.
  • Proactively manage and maintain server, network and firewall systems
  • Administer and support core Microsoft, Cisco, Citrix and VMware technologies
  • Develop and implement project plans, risk assessments and contingency plans
  • Design and implement monitoring, configuration management and reporting functions that will make
  • a hands-off environment
  • Define and document best practices and support procedures
  • Provide after-hours support for Infrastructure related emergencies as well occasional weekend
  • maintenance
  • Maintain inventory and asset configuration documentation
  • Assist with hardware, firewall, telecom and software vendor evaluation, recommendation and
  • negotiations
  • Mentor / cross train team members on existing and new technologies
  • Carry out special tasks at Management's direction
  • Interact with customers and staff at the technical level, as required.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science (or related area) preferred.
  • Microsoft Certification (MCSE) or equivalent certification in relevant programs desired.
  • Advanced knowledge of Active Directory, Windows Server (2003/2008/2012) /desktop Operating Systems (XP/7), DHCP, DNS.
  • Manage Office 365 administration and AzureAD
  • Managing in excess of 50 Windows Server infrastructure
  • Managing deployments/rollouts
  • Managing large scale Citrix/2X/Terminal Server installations
  • Managing server virtualization technologies like VMWare Server/ESX or Microsoft HyperV/Virtual
  • Server
  • A solid understanding of LAN/WAN networking
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate or Professional -CCNA/ CCNP MCITP Server
  • Group Policy design and configuration
  • Microsoft IIS administration and configuration
  • Linux/UNIX administration
  • Active Directory/LDAP user and group administration
  • Ability to troubleshoot network issues including back bone infrastructure issues
  • LAN Routing and Switching design, configuration and troubleshooting (VLANs, IP Subnetting, 802.1Q
  • trunks)
  • Strong communication and documentation skills
  • Flexible and able to adapt to a rapidly changing environment
  • Must be organized and have the ability to manage projects of varying length
  • Positive, self-motivated individual who can complete tasks independently
  • Must be a team player

Benefits

Salary and benefits are market competitive.

100% paid PPO medical benefits plan for eligible employees + family.

To comply with U.S. Government space technology export regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.

Terran Orbital/Tyvak is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin/ethnicity, age, veteran status, disability status, mental or physical disability, or any other legally protected status.

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Are you a U.S. person who is a lawful permanent resident as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(20) or who is a protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)?
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