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Senior Systems Administrator

Company: Cognosante
Location: Augusta
Posted on: March 16, 2023

Job Description:

**Security Clearance required:**TS/SCICognosante is on a mission to transform our country's healthcare and national security systems. With our health and security-focused solutions, we help public sector organizations achieve the important task of providing the best possible public services to American Citizens. From Enterprise IT, Data Science, and Security Services, to full-scale Consumer Engagement and Interoperability solutions, we are moving government services forward with transformation and innovation. Learn how we are making a difference in people's lives today!**Job Description**Cognosante is seeking to fill multiple Senior Systems Administrator positions for the Department of Defense to support an Enterprise-wide IT contract for the US Army military intelligence community. The candidate is responsible for performing all aspects of systems administration and O&M functions on NIPRnet, SIPRnet, and JWICS systems at their specific duty location.. *This is contingent upon contract award.***Key Responsibilities**+ Responsible for systems administration services following DISA Security Technical Implementation Guides and industry best practices to install, maintain, upgrade, and harden INSCOM's infrastructure.+ Responsible for the installation and configuration of new software and hardware, including the server network, devices and firewalls on JWICS, SIPRnet, and NIPRnet networks.+ Responsible for monitoring system performance, IT system operations and storage utilization.+ Advises government stakeholders on necessary hardware/software upgrades to keep pace with operational demands / requirements.+ Manages user accounts and assets, and assigns and updates security permissions on the network according to INSCOM's security policies.+ May provide support with escalated help desk requests.**Required Qualifications**+ DoD IAT Level III Certifications in one of the following: CCNP or CCSP certifications.+ Associates Degree+ At least three years of experience managing teams of at least 10 people.+ 3-4 years of experience in Systems Administration, Network Administration, or Database Administration+ TS/SCI Clearance**Candidates that do not meet the required qualifications will not be considered.****Preferred Qualifications**+ Strong technical skills.+ Bachelor's degree in technology-related field+ 4-5 years of experience in Systems Administration+ Communication skills to effectively interface with military officials, managers, and subordinates.**Places of Performance**+ Ft Gordon, GA+ Ft Bragg, NC+ Wiesbaden, Germany+ Shafter Flats, HI+ Ft Belvoir, VA+ Ft Meade, MD+ Ft Sam Houston, TX+ Charlottesville, VA+ Camp Bullis, TX+ Kuwait**Compensation**$91,207.00 - $145,930.00The pay range for this job is determined by various factors, including but not necessarily limited to location, responsibilities of the job, and alignment with market data. When determining a salary for this role, the following factors may will be taken into consideration - contract-specific affordability, education, knowledge, skills, competencies and experience. The estimate displayed represents the salary range for this position and is just one component of Cognosante's total compensation package for employees and is not necessarily reflective of actual compensation that may be earned, nor a promise of any specific pay for any specific employee.Cognosante will not provide sponsorship for employment-based immigration benefits for this position.Like many other growing companies, Cognosante has been targeted by scammers attempting to make fraudulent job offers to potential candidates. Communication from Cognosante recruiting will only be sent with an official corporate domain email (e.g., or and not a commercial domain e-mail (e.g., or We will never request payment from you, nor will we send payment to you, prior to your start date. If you have been asked to send or receive any payment, or if you have any doubt about whether you have been contacted by a Cognosante employee, please contact us at . Thank you.Cognosante 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, or veteran status, or any other protected class.We're solving Americans' health and safety challenges with technology, innovation, and purpose.At Cognosante, we help improve how the nation delivers services to its citizens through innovation and transformation. We're committed to creating positive results with lasting impact, and are always looking for passionate people who share our values to join the Cognosante family.Cognosante was founded to address a critical gap in the health IT market-the need for a smart, nimble company, unencumbered by legacy systems and unafraid to challenge accepted wisdom. We have been able to extend out impact beyond health and into security and social services. Our continued success is the result of our expertise and insights, combined with our actively fostering a culture that encourages diversity of people and ideas.Every day, we help government agencies solve difficult problems. We're ensuring health professionals have accurate, secure, and timely health data so Americans get the healthcare they need. We help Federal and State agencies navigate healthcare reform and empower their technology transformations. We're addressing the social determinants of health to remove barriers to healthcare access. And, we're proud to help our military do its job more safely by leveraging stronger IT networks and using cybersecurity and biometrics technologies that replace outdated legacy solutions. We're also helping create more options for Veterans, active duty military personnel, and their families to obtain health services in their communities.Passion for what we do. Pride in how we do it. At Cognosante we are all VIPS. We create _value_ by being enterprising. We develop _innovative_ ideas and solutions. We _perform_ at our best and deliver results. We _share_ achieved results and recognitions.Are you ready to make a difference in the lives of millions? Join us.**Highlighted Benefits for Full-time Employees****---Medical --- Dental --- Vision --- 401k --- Flexible Spending Accounts --- Paid Time Off --- Work/Life Solutions --- Pet Insurance**Cognosante is an equal opportunity employer ( . We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics. If you'd like to view a copy of the company's affirmative action plan or policy statement, please email . Cognosante is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.**_T_** **_o all recruitment agencies: Cognosante does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Please do not forward unsolicited resumes to our requisitions, any Cognosante email address, any Cognosante employee, or to any company location. Cognosante is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes._****Quick tips on virtual hiring success:**+ **Test your tech** -make sure your internet connection and video conferencing program are both working prior to your interview.+ **Dress appropriately** -dress for success and ensure your surroundings are tidy.+ **Be prepared** -do your homework, rehearse your responses to key interview questions, and prepare your own questions.+ **Be personable** -make eye-contact, smile often, and demonstrate enthusiasm for the role.+ **Remove distractions** -engage with the interviewer by removing all distractions, including your smartphone.

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