NAVAIR Systems Administrator, Junior – Secret Clearance – (24019)

American Systems

NAVAIR Systems Administrator, Junior – Secret Clearance – (24019)

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Job Title / Level

NAVAIR Systems Administrator, Junior – Secret Clearance

Clearance Required?



Patuxent River, MD 20670 US (Primary)

% Travel

0 – 10%

Job Description

Are you a highly motivated Senior System Administrator with demonstrated experience performing system administration functions on Aircraft or Weapons Systems networks?. Are you looking to be engaged in maintaining and upgrading network infrastructures across the NAVAIR community? Then come aboard as AMERICAN SYSTEMS next Junior Systems Administrator!

As a System Administrator (Junior) you will:

Support a National Priority Program where no two days will be the same

Work with the latest, cutting edge technology

Provide creative solutions to complex problems

Work with a team of driven, supportive and highly skilled professionals.

Receive a robust benefits package that includes our Employee Stock Ownership Plan! (ESOP) (

A week in the life of a System Administrator (Junior):

Install, configure, and support an organizations local area network (LAN), wide area network (WAN), and Internet systems or a segment of a network system.

Monitor network to ensure network availability to all system users

Provide technical assistance to computer users.

Analyze, test, troubleshoot, and evaluate existing network system

Perform maintenance to ensure networks operate correctly with minimal interruption.

Optimize the functionality and performance of hardware and software systems

Implement and maintain backup and disaster recovery plans and capabilities

Respond to unexpected or unauthorized service interruptions and outages

Diagnose software and hardware failures to resolution

Implement and ensure security preventive measures are fully functioning

Job Requirements

Must have current Secret Clearance with the ability to obtain Top Secret. US Citizenship required.

Bachelors degree in a Technical Discipline.

0-2 years of experience in system administration

COMPTIA Security or other DOD INST 8570 compliant qualification required.

Operating system certification (i.e. Windows or Linux)

Knowledge of networking principles, theories, and concepts and ability to contribute to the development of new and innovative principles and concepts.

Founded in 1975, AMERICAN SYSTEMS is one of the largest employee-owned companies in the United States. We are a government services contractor focused on delivering Strategic Solutions to complex national priority programs with 100 locations worldwide. Through our focus on quality, strong cultural beliefs and innovation we deliver excellence every day.

Company Awards:

Forbes National Best Midsize Companies

Energage National Best Workplaces, National

Washington Post Best Workplaces,

Veteran Hiring Awards:

U.S. Department of Labor HIRE Vets Gold Medallion



AMERICAN SYSTEMS is committed to pay transparency for our applicants and employee-owners. The salary range for this position is $75,000-90,000. Actual compensation will be determined based on several factors permitted by law. AMERICAN SYSTEMS provides for the welfare of its employees and their dependents through a comprehensive benefits program by offering healthcare benefits, paid leave, retirement plans, insurance programs, and education and training assistance.

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