The AM Agency
IT Systems Administrator

IT Systems Administrator

Must be a US Citizen

Description:

  • Responsible for compliance with Safety, Health and Environmental plan; must be committed to a high standard of safety and be willing and be able to comply with all safety laws and all of the Company’s safety policies and rules and must be willing to report safety violations and potential safety violations to appropriate supervisory or management personnel.
  • Responsible for compliance with the Quality Assurance Plan, policies and procedures
  • Must maintain regular and acceptable attendance level as determined by the Company
  • Responsible for completing all assigned training
  • Responsible for the administration of workstations running multiple Windows Operating Systems
  • Responsible for Commercial Off The Shelf (COTS) and specialized software installations
  • Responsible for working assigned service request and incident tickets
  • Responsible for maintaining confidentiality of all PII data to which access has been granted
  • Responsible for adherence to NASA IT Security Policies
  • Responsible for IT Security compliance for systems and software
  • Responsible for the installation and maintenance of security patches
  • Responsible for adhering to defined systems management and project management practices
  • Responsible for assisting in the evaluation of new products, systems improvements, and upgrades
  • Maintains and grow technical expertise in all areas of IT Security, networks, systems, and software
  • Reports to the Team Lead for day-to-day functional activities
  • Focus on continuous improvement with an emphasis on customer service
  • Provide weekly status reports of work activities to Team Lead and IOS Discipline Lead
  • Ensure that deliverables meet NASA quality standards
  • Perform additional duties as assigned. Responsibilities occasionally require working evenings and weekends, sometimes with little advance notice.

Education/Experience

Required:

Bachelor’s degree in a related Information Technology discipline plus 5 years of experience in the information technology field, or equivalent experience.

Desired:

Industry Standard Certifications; Linux, Microsoft, Windows 10 and/or IT Security and previous NASA experience.

Skills/Training

Required:

  • Knowledge of workstation Windows Operating Systems
  • Strong communication and customer service skills
  • Knowledge of current IT Security vulnerability, mitigation and reporting processes

Desired:

Knowledge of VPN solutions, Encryption software, vulnerability scanning, anti-virus software, with Splunk and Nessus Vulnerability Identification Tools.

Job Category: IT
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Houston TX

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