Systems Administrator- EDIS

Professional Aurora, Colorado


Job Title:  Systems Administrator - EDIS                            JOB ID#: 305

Job Description:

Omitron is seeking full-time IT Systems Administrators with experience in IT systems and networks administration for large-scale critical systems to support the Engineering, Development, Integration, and Sustainment (EDIS) Services program.  Several positions available with tasking dependent upon applicant skill sets. Responsibilities include:

  • System administration of servers, desktops, file systems and mobile equipment
  • Monitoring critical network services such as e-mail, backup, file sharing, anti-virus, and print services
  • Providing user IT support and troubleshooting user desktops and laptops
  • Resolving problems with servers and networking equipment
  • Configuring and maintaining hardware on the network
  • Installing and patching user and server-side software
  • Managing network storage and backups
  • Manage telecommunication networks

US citizenship required /EEO/AA/E-Verify Participation

Skill Requirements

  • Strong IT systems administration background and COMPTIA Security+
  • Familiarity with network and system components and tools
  • Strong background in Microsoft Office Product Suites: Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Project, Visio
  • Work independently as well as in a team environment
  • Self-motivated and detail-oriented
  • Good understanding of discipline process; information and data management
  • Contributes to the completion of programs and projects; ability to obtain results and make recommendations

Required Experience

  • Multiple positions ranging from a minimum of 2-4 years of experience to senior level engineers
  • Knowledge of IT systems administration in mission critical network environments.
  • Knowledge of network protocols, spacecraft communications and ground systems is preferred
  • All candidates must possess excellent communications skills and ability to work in a team environment as well as independently
  • Candidates must have proven initiative and self-starting skills
  • Prior systems administration experience on a USAF or NASA mission is required
  • Knowledge of Linux and Windows OSs, IT security tools, and shell scripting a plus

Required Degree

BS degree in relevant field (Computer Science, Cyber Security, Math, Engineering)

Job Location:

Aurora, CO


Security Clearance Requirements:

Candidate must possess active TS clearance

Company Overview

Omitron is an Aerospace Engineering and Information Technology small business firm headquartered in Beltsville, Maryland with a field office located in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Since 1984 Omitron has provided excellence in engineering services and product development to government and industry customers for both civilian and military aerospace programs.

Omitron recognizes that outstanding people are the key to our success. Our goal is to select highly qualified and motivated individuals and provide them an environment necessary to stimulate and nurture engineering and business objectives. Omitron offers its employees competitive salaries, a full benefits package, and excellent career growth opportunities. We welcome talented professionals who wish to take advantage of the opportunities we offer.