Bering Straits Native Corporation Network Administrator in Fort Rucker, Alabama

Job specifications are intended to present a descriptive list of the range of duties performed by employees. Specifications are not intended to reflect all duties performed within the job.

SUMMARY

GTS is a subsidiary of Bering Straits Native Corporation is currently seeking a qualified Network Administrator for U.S. Army Combat Readiness Center contract at Ft. Rucker, AL. To provide Operations and Maintenance (O&M) sustainment of the Non-Classified Internet Protocol Router Network (NIPRNet), the Secret Internet Protocol Router Network (SIPRNet), the Data Center, the Software Development Networks, the Special Purpose Networks such as the Digital Collection/Analysis (DCAI) Lab, and the Communication and Public Affairs (CPA) Lab, and the Continuity of Operations Program (COOP) enclaves.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for documentation and support of processes involving application installation and patching, performance improvement, availability of server and network platforms and troubleshooting technical issues.

  • Responsible for proactively monitoring all development, test, and production infrastructure

  • Responsible for design and implementation of IT solutions

  • Provides technical guidance and leadership to those with less experience

  • Evaluate new approaches and methods to achieve enhanced capabilities and levels of service

  • Maintain VEEAM backup systems, to include D2D and tape systems, COOP and off-site storage.

  • Maintain SCCM systems, to include daily SCCM maintenance.

QUALIFICATIONS - EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION

Required (Minimum) Qualifications

  • Must possess a strong knowledge of Windows Server 2012 R2, SAN (Storage Area Networks), IIS, FTP, DHCP, DNS, SMTP, SNMP, Group Policy, Certificate Services, Load Balancing, Clustering, Virtualization, Backups, NTFS, database dependencies (SQL/Oracle) and industry security principles and processes

  • In-depth knowledge of hardening of server OS’s, hardware and infrastructure architecture

  • Experience with VEEAM and industry standard backup processes

  • Experience with TCP/IP networking protocols (ability to debug and manage at the network level, and firewall management)

  • Microsoft Certified (MCSA 2012 R2 or 2016) in Server Administrator or Enterprise Server Administration is required

  • Comptia Security+

  • Experience in maintaining and administering Windows servers in a Hyper-V environment

  • Must be flexible and adaptable to changing environments and short notice changes

  • Work environment will be supporting senior military personnel, so candidate must be able to work in a stressful environment

  • Experience with cable assembly (ex.. Fiber, RJ-45, RJ-11, COAX, etc.)

  • Good time management skills

  • Good interpersonal skills to interface with internal and external customers and vendors

  • Ability to work under pressure or potentially stressful situations and remain calm and focused

  • Must be able to obtain DOD security clearance

  • a) Favorable completion of a National Agency Check (NAC) (current within 180 days)

  • (b) Initiation of a Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) and favorable review of SF 85P (Questionnaire For Public Trust Positions), SF 86 (Questionnaire For National Security Positions), and Supplemental Questionnaire.

  • Must be customer oriented

  • Ability to document all project tasks according to deadlines

  • Ability to work on a computer for long periods and communicate with individuals by telephone, email and face to face

  • Must occasionally lift and or move heavy objects

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills. Ability to work independently to identify errors, pinpoint root causes, and devise solutions with minimal oversight.

  • Outstanding communication skills. Ability to communicate with senior management and federal client staff – both technical and non-technical – in a clear and concise manner using proper spelling, punctuation and grammar.

  • Word, Excel, PowerPoint

Preferred

  • Should have advanced knowledge of Windows Operation Systems (2012 R2), System and network architecture, and an in depth knowledge of system hardware, operating systems, software systems configuration in a military setting with at least 8-10 years of experience in Information Technology field

  • Bachelor of Science, Computer Information Systems or related discipline

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The employee frequently is required to sit and use hand and fingers. The employee may routinely walk, stand and reach within hands and arms. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Essential and marginal functions may require maintaining physical condition necessary for bending, stooping, sitting, walking or standing for prolonged periods of time; most of time is spent sitting in a comfortable position with frequent opportunity to move about.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

Work Environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be borne by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

The employee works in an office environment with a low to moderate noise level. Typical work hours are 7:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m (Central Time). Job may require additional hours. Work hours may change at Management’s discretion, with or without prior notice.

Job is performed in an office setting with exposure to computer screens and requires extensive use of a computer, keyboard, mouse and multi-line telephone system. The work described herein is primarily a modern office setting.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • No supervisory responsibilities.

ADDITIONAL QUALIFYING FACTORS

As a condition of employment, may be required to pass a pre-employment drug screening, as well as have acceptable reference and background check results to obtain access to military base. Must have reliable transportation to/from work a necessity and must be able to obtain access to military installations.

Shareholder Preference. BSNC gives hiring, promotion, training and retention preference to BSNC shareholders, BSNC shareholder descendants and BSNC shareholder spouses, in that order.

Bering Straits Native Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/ AA/ Male/ Female/ Disability/ Vets employer.

We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program. We are a drug free workplace.

Visit our website at www.beringstraits.com for more details and to apply.

Requisition ID: 2161