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Systems Administrator (Secret)

Systems Administrator (Secret)

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By Light is hiring a Systems Administrator to join our team providing Information Technology (IT) support services for Camp Merrill.


By Light is an IT products and services firm specializing in software development, satellite/terrestrial communications, cyber security, and network engineering/design. Headquartered in Arlington, VA, we provide support worldwide to DOD, Federal Civilian, and Health IT customers.


  • Responsible for activities related to system administration and performs Tier 2-3 technical support for security systems to include Host Based Security System (HBSS) and Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) for both classified and unclassified networks.
  • Responsible for the day-to-day operational maintenance, support, and upgrades for operating systems, workstations and servers.
  • Schedules installations and upgrades and maintains them in accordance with established IT policies and procedures.
  • Gather IT metrics and data from available sources to develop, prepare, and maintain business intelligence reporting for both classified and unclassified environments.
  • Assures configuration settings are correct, to include deployment and configuration of Host Based Security System (HBSS), Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS), System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM), and related clients for both classified and unclassified environments.
  • Tracks and report changes to expected configurations and settings.

Required Experience/Qualifications

  • Minimum Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or 5 years of relevant experience.
  • Minimum Experience: 4-6 years relevant experience with Systems Administration.
  • DoD 8570 Baseline Certification; IAT Level II Certified – Security+ CE.
  • Knowledgeable and experienced performing Tier 2-3 technical support for security systems to include HBSS, ACAS, and SCCM.

Preferred Experience/Qualifications

  • Experience supporting or assigned to the DoD and /or U.S. Army Network Enterprise Technology Command.
  • Has the communication skills to effectively interface with senior military officials, managers, and subordinates.

Special Requirements/Security Clearance

  • Security Clearance: DOD Secret


An Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities