IT Specialist - Systems Administration

Employer
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
Location
Burlington, Massachusetts
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 31 2019
Organization Type
Govt.
Job Type
Technician

The IT Specialist (Systems Administration) and IT Specialist

(SYSADMIN/NETWORK) vacancies are in the High Energy Astrophysics Division at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Burlington, MA. Employees will work at the Chandra Operations Control Center and will provide and support 24/7 situational awareness for all IT systems to agency stakeholders using Linux operating systems. All qualified U.S. citizens and U.S. permanent residents may apply.

 

IT SPECIALIST (SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATION)

This employee will provide highly skilled Linux computer system planning, installation, configuration, troubleshooting and maintenance. Major areas of responsibility include; Linux server/workstation management and administration; NetApp centralized storage; backups; networking and virtual machines; security audit planning and execution; and long term systems planning. This employee must be capable of independent problem solving.

 

To view the complete vacancy announcement and online application procedures, please visit https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/531811900

 

IT SPECIALIST (SYSADMIN/NETWORK)

This employee will provide network administration for a switched network supporting a mix of Windows and Linux computers, including the development and installation of systems and tools to improve network performance and enhance the network environment. Major areas of responsibility are (1) general network administration supporting Cisco switches and routers, firewalls, VPN and wireless; (2) Network system monitoring and alerting; (3) user support; (4) studies to determine and implement future needs, both long and short term; and (5) network security.

 

To view the complete vacancy announcement and online application procedures, please visit https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/533894000