Parsons Corporation Host Based Security System (HBSS) Systems Administrator in Reston, Virginia
Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Top Secret SCI w/Polygraph
Are you ready to put your Host Based Security System (HBSS) Systems Administrator experience to work on complex projects in support of an exciting customer mission? Are you great with people and have a track record of delivering innovative and secure systems to satisfy the customer's mission?
Parsons is now hiring an experienced HBSS Systems Administrator with the desire to work on developing innovative solutions to support the reliable operation of computer systems. You will be responsible for enhancing government customer capabilities while addressing security challenges.
The responsibilities of the HBSS Systems Administrator position include the following:
Maintains an organization's computer systems' workflows and is responsible for the upkeep, configuration and reliable operation of computer systems, including fixing network issues along with updating equipment and software. Creates and administers profiles and accounts and maintains systems documentation. Tunes system performance for optimal conditions. Installs system-wide software.
Develops advanced technical solutions for the management of software, hardware, configurations, and architectures. Provides interpretation to systems matters that are highly complex in nature.
Provides troubleshooting support for system hardware and software issues that are highly difficult in scope.
Develops training materials for end user training on the proper use of hardware and software.
Develops implementation plans for basic software installations and upgrades to operating systems and layered software packages.
Advises less experienced personnel on the monitoring and tuning of systems to achieve optimum performance levels.
Advises less experienced personnel on workstation/server data integrity matters and the implementation of standard software and hardware solutions.
Leads complex data/media recoverability following a schedule of system backups and database archive operations.
Use advanced techniques in hardware and software audits of workstations and servers to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines.
Helps to develop performance and security plan for computer systems that meet the needs of network users. Provides guidance to less experienced personnel.
Recognized subject matter expert in job area typically through advanced education and work experience. Establishes operational plans. Manages large projects which will have medium to large impact on the company. Problems faced are difficult and often complex. Work performed is critical to the organization.
Uses advanced knowledge in evaluating and assessing existing network systems and planning long-term strategies.
Experience and Education in Information Technology, Information Systems, Computer Security or related discipline
12+ years relevant experience with HS/GED
10+ years Associates Degree
8+ years Bachelor's Degree
6+ years Master's Degree
4+ years PhD
Experience performing the job responsibilities listed above.
DoD 8570 IAT Level II Certification
Active DoD TS/SCI Clearance with Polygraph
- DoD 8570 Cyber Security Service Provider (CSSP) Infrastructure Support Certification
The anticipated annualized full time target compensation (median) for this position is: $130,000.00.Benefits for this position include: medical, dental, vision, paid time off and 401K.Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.
Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard 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 all applicable laws.