Systems Administrator - CIPHER

Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)

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Cybersecurity 1 Information Technology 1 Networking 1 System Architecture 1 Clear Loading... Clear Systems Administrator - CIPHER Submit Resume ID: 494353 Type: Researchers Location: Atlanta, GA Categories: Cybersecurity, Information Technology, Networking, System Architecture Job Description GTRI-CIPHER is seeking a Systems Administrator for the internal Information Technology group, responsible for supporting and maintaining CIPHER's Core IT Infrastructure. The CIPHER IT team supports over 350 researchers, engineers, and support staff tackling complex and novel IT challenges for commercial and government customers. The CIPHER IT team is distributed across multiple campus buildings and supports a sizable base of remote users across the United States. The candidate will work closely with the CIPHER Infrastructure Lead to facilitate and improve day-to-day IT operations for CIPHER. Outside of internal operations, the Systems Administrator is expected to actively participate in sponsored research programs across the laboratory above and beyond providing technology support. Many of GTRI-CIPHER’s programs require sophisticated information technology platforms and, as such, the Systems Administrator will be required to hold a Department of Defense Top Secret clearance. Job Duties: Provide outstanding Information Technology support to all GTRI-CIPHER employees Manage the GTRI-CIPHER IT Infrastructure: Architect/Design, implement, and maintain the Information Technology infrastructure that CIPHER relies upon. Including but not limited to: Virtualization Infrastructure Storage Fabrics Networking infrastructure OS Support (Mac OS X, Linux, Windows) Configuration Management across all devices/OSes Backups and Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity The Systems Administrator will be responsible for completing all Tier III Information Technology Support requests within scope for the help desk team; and providing guidance to Operations Team when needed Set KPIs and ensure metrics are met Partner with the GTRI-CIPHER Operations and Sponsored Support team to support and maintain the heterogeneous (multi-platform) infrastructure: Perform maintenance, upgrades, and/or deployment Deploy patches and updates to keep vulnerabilities under control Manage and execute projects or strategic initiatives to improve infrastructure Coordinate IA involvement in support of IT infrastructure for sponsored research programs Collaboratively create and update system documentation Collaboratively create and implement SOPs for IT tasks, activities, maintenance, etc. Actively support and contribute to GTRI-CIPHER sponsored research projects Travel Requirements <10% travel Education & Length of Experience Research Engineer/Scientist/Technologist/Associate I A Bachelor's degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) concentration or equivalent. Sufficient experience may allow for a different Bachelor's concentration. Research Engineer/Scientist/Technologist/Associate II A Master’s degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) concentration or equivalent (sufficient experience may allow for a different MS concentration) and three (3) years of relevant full-time experience after completion of that degree, A Master’s degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) concentration or equivalent (sufficient experience may allow for a different MS concentration) and five (5) years of relevant full-time experience after completion of a Bachelor’s degree, or A Doctoral degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) concentration or equivalent (sufficient experience may allow for a different MS concentration). Required Minimum Qualifications Candidates currently enrolled in an accredited Bachelor’s degree program relevant to this position will be considered. Candidate must have a graduation date of no later than May, 2019 If not in possession of an advanced degree, must be willing to pursue an advanced degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Security or similar concentration Candidate must possess at least 1-2 years of relevant experience in the information technology domain Candidate must have experience supporting and maintaining heterogeneous computing environments and servers, including Windows, Linux and OS X operating systems Experience managing and staffing a multi-tiered support team Experience managing a server virtualization environment, including storage and networking Experience supporting classified computing environments and collaborating with information assurance security staff on IT-related matters Candidate must be a US citizen and be capable of holding a Top Secret DoD Security clearance Candidate must be able to obtain and maintain DoD Directive 8570.1 IAT Level II compliance within 6 months of hire Preferred Qualifications Configuration management (SCCM, JamF, Puppet, Chef, CFengine, Salt Stack, Ansible, etc.) VMware ESXi management (vCenter, vCloud, etc.) Storage management (NetApp, EqualLogic, JBOD, etc.) U.S. Citizenship Requirements Due to our research contracts with the US federal government, candidates for this position are required to be US Citizens. Clearance Type Required Ability to obtain Top Secret Clearance upon hire Diversity & Inclusion Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) at Georgia Tech Research Institute aims to enhance the Institute’s mission of solving the world’s most complex technical problems by creating a workforce with a shared appreciation for diversity, raising awareness around inclusiveness, and fostering a sense of belonging and appreciation for all members of our community. Equal Employment Opportunity Georgia Tech Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law. 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