BAE Systems Systems Administrator in Pituffik, Greenland

Job Description


The Upgraded Early Warning Radar (UEWR) Site Analyst/System Administrator has overall technical responsibility for maintaining the UEWR Prime Mission Equipment (PME) and UEWR Simulator-Tester (UST) systems and associated network equipment. Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned to meet the changing needs of contract performance.


A. Overall technical lead for the CMOC, develops and implements backup strategies and system restoration procedures, continually strive to improve operating and maintenance procedures and checklists using upgraded software prior to acceptance and remove and maintain user accounts.

B. Act as a mentor and trainer for the Consolidated Maintenance and Operations Center (CMOC) technicians to develop and refine operational procedures and system knowledge.

C. Provide on-call support when outside of normal working hours.

D. Monitor disk storage capacities and maintain adequate disk storage availability for all users and applications, acknowledge and resolve problems with Oracle databases.

E. Maintain PME and UST computer cybersecurity procedures in accordance with applicable Department of Defense directives.

F. Implement and maintain configuration management of the bonded system software, hardware, firmware and scripts in accordance with Technical Orders, system guides and as-built documentation.

G. Follow and support all Safety and Security regulations and policies.

H. Perform additional duties as assigned.

I. Perform site analytical duties in response to system anomalies. Coordinate with other site analysts with investigations of system anomalies.

Required Skills and Education

Bachelor s degree in Computer Science or equivalent training with experience.

Must have demonstrated knowledge with IRIX/Solaris operating systems, IRIX network administration, Storage Area Networks, RAID administration (CXFS), Failsafe, Volume Management, and SGI (Silicon Graphics, Inc.) equipment.

Total Performance, Oracle 9i databases, Perl/Python/shell scripting, MATLAB or Mathematica, X Windows and TCP/IP networking.

Must have an understanding of software licensing, C software building process, configuration control.

Hands-on experience with SGI hardware (Origin 3000, TP9100), Solaris Blade and Ultra systems, Cisco Adaptive Security Appliances, Cisco and Brocade switches and StorageTek jukeboxes.

Must possess current CompTIA Security certification.

Security clearance.

Valid U.S. passport.

Must be able to lift or move items weighing up to 50 pounds and up to 100 pounds with assistance.

Rotation schedule will be 9 weeks on and 4 weeks off with possibility of adjustment.

A 66 hour work week will be the norm with the possibility of on-call, after-hours work.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by personnel assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.

Preferred Skills and Education

Preference is given to personnel with knowledge of Solid StatePhased Array Radar Systems (SSPARS), space tracking, missilewarning and Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD) missions.

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security

BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we dofrom intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That s BAE Systems. That s Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit and follow us on Facebook:

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