Jacobs Network Management Systems Administrator (Active TS SCI w/ Poly) *25K Sign on bonus* in Reston, Virginia

**Network Management Systems Administrator (Active TS SCI w/ Poly) \

  • 25K Sign on bonus***


“JacobsNational Security Solutions (NSS) provides world-class IT network and servicemanagement capabilities; cutting edge cyber threat awareness and cybersecuritysolutions; innovative web- and software applications development; and advanceddata analytics for major clients in the Intelligence Community, Department ofDefense, and Federal Civilian Agencies.

Ourforward thinking solutions deliver an integrated approach to IT network designand management, full lifecycle IT service management, IT service delivery,asset management, logistics and procurement, and vendor management.We leverage the expertise and passion of ouremployees to conduct identity and access management, penetration testing, andvulnerability assessments for our nation’s most closely guarded agencies andnetworks. Our Cyber Security Operations Centers ensure safe, effective networkoperations for Federal clients while our data scientists are helping stopillegal acts before they can endanger Americans or our way of life.

Jacobspromotes a culture of operational excellence to create a safer, smarter, andmore connected world while upholding the highest standards of compliance,quality and integrity.

Wecontinue to thrive and need your talent and motivation to help propel usfarther, faster.”


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  • This position has a 25K sign on bonus\

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  • Jacobs is seeking a Network Management Systems Administrator to join their team at their customer site in the Reston, VA area.

The individual will develop, execute, and manage various network management tool suites. Troubleshoot and isolate network management faults including SNMP or IP connectivity issues. Knowledge in Linux/Unix and Windows server builds to include Server and Database Administration. Responsible for maintenance of the various system hardware and software on multiple different platforms Applicant will be required to monitor systems and ensure availability to all system users and perform necessary maintenance to support availability. Assist project development and new initiatives as a technical resource using network management tools as well as performing duties as documenting requirements, mapping and program logic, designing solutions, testing and implementation. Understand and interpret customer requirement and develop solutions to meet requirements. Develop and maintain system documentation, including technical specifications, data mapping, program logic and flowcharts. Positions at this level are responsible for performing moderately complex network designs; performing upgrades to limited segments of the network, and performing routine network operations and maintenance.


Active TS SCI with Polygraph clearance required

BS degree in a computer or system science discipline from an accredited college or university and eight (8) to twelve (12) years of progressive, relevant experience, or and MS degree in a computer or system science discipline and seven (7) to ten (10) years of progressive experience, or a Ph.D. degree in a computer or system science discipline and two (2) to five (5) years or progressive experience.

UNIX/LINUX System Administrative experience

Must be able to interface with individuals at all levels of the organization both verbally and in writing

Must have a valid driver’s license and be able to lift/carry up to 50 pounds. Must be able to work weekends and holidays as needed, as well as be on-call in a duty rotation.

Software/application management (installing, testing, and updating Operating Systems (OS) and software on systems and servers).

Account management (adding and removing accounts, managing user access and privileges)

Server management (running backups, monitoring and tuning performance, rebooting, setting up cron jobs, looking after the hardware and reviewing log files).

Security management (managing host-based firewalls, checking file permissions, and checking on important security configurations).

User management – Must have outstanding people skills

Desired Requirements:

Certified Linux Administrator

Experience with HP NNMI, and BBNA

Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA)

Oracle Solaris System Administrator (OCA)

Oracle Solaris System Administrator (OCP)

Microsoft MCSE

Network Certifications: Cisco CCNA, CCNP, CCDP, CCIE


Proficiency in the use of MS Office product suite (PowerPoint, Excel, Word, SharePoint)

Essential Functions


GeneralOffice environment.The work environmentis fast-paced and sometimes involves extreme deadline pressures. The nature ofthe work requires a high degree of teamwork and cooperation with other membersof the staff as well as individuals across the Company and Customers.

Physical Requirements

Mostwork will be done at a desk or computer.

Equipment and Machines

Generaloffice equipment including PC/laptop, Fax, Copiers, Shredder, Printers,Telephone, and other miscellaneous office equipment.


Attendanceis critical at all times. Needs to be available to work overtime duringcritical peaks and be available to meet last minute requests for overtimeshould the situation occur.

Other EssentialFunctions

Mustbe able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing

Groomingand dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safetyrisk/hazard to the employee or others

Mustput forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotesteamwork and cooperation

Mustbe able to interface with individuals at all levels of the organization bothverbally and in writing

Mustbe well-organized with the ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple taskssimultaneously.

Mustwork well under pressure to meet deadline requirements

Mustbe willing to travel as needed

Musttake and pass a drug test and background check

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Virginia-Reston

Req ID: ATE0001DN

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