Parsons Corporation Systems Operations and Maintenance Professional in Arlington, Virginia

Systems Operations and Maintenance Professional


Arlington, Virginia, United States

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Ready to use your expertise on a wide variety of difficult defense security assignments, applying analytical techniques as part of a team that tackles national defense challenges?Parsons is now hiring fully qualified System Operations and Maintenance Professionalsexperienced in utilizing analysis methods and practices with a passion for providing systems support on a variety of highly complex tasks.

Ready for a challenge that willrequire your experience and keep you on the edge of cyber security? Come joinour Parsons Government Solutions team,National Cyber Programs Directorate, and enjoy a career with someof the best professionals in the market.The Systems Operations andMaintenance Professional position will be in Arlington, VA.

Position Description

Installs, configures, administers, andtroubleshoots operating systems and applications, network routers, switches,firewalls, and infrastructure.

Installs, configures, administers, andtroubleshoots virtual systems. Preferred candidates will have experience withvSphere Systems and training or certification in vSphere 6 technologiesequivalent to the vSphere 6 Foundations exam (2V0-620).

Installs physical systems in accordance withBuilding Industry Consulting Service International (BICSI) standards, assuringsafety and availability. Has data center installation experience and can safelyoperate alone in a DHS data center or customer environment.

Skillfully communicates with others,demonstrating good listening and technical writing skills.

Realistically assesses assigned tasks as part ofthe process of requirements management.

Uses understanding of policy and strong abstractthinking skills to accomplish assigned tasks.

Basic Qualifications

To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below. This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below. This requisition may be filled at multiple levels.

·For the first level role, Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related technical field and a minimum of 5 years related technical experience.

·For the next level role, Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related technical field and a minimum of 9 years related technical experience.

·Experience installing and troubleshooting *NIX (Linux/Unix/OS X) and Windows based systems. Applicant must be able to administer software applications that have multiple dependencies tailored to meet customer and government requirements.

·Experience in the four network related areas of routing, switching, firewalls, and infrastructure and ability to demonstrate skills in planning, installation configuration, and troubleshooting.

·Active Top-Secret Security Clearance with SCI eligibility. In addition, selected candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a favorably adjudicated DHS background investigation (EOD) for continued employment.

Preferred Qualifications

Candidates with these preferred skills will be given preferential consideration:

·Current/Active DHS SCI and EOD.

·Master’s Degree in Cyber security related field.

·Previous experience supporting the Department of Homeland Security.

·Previous experience working in a Cyber security Center or CERT organization.

·U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Ready for action? We’re looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don’t hesitate to act. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.

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Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.