Systems Administrator

in Colorado Springs, CO

Systems Administrator Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

  • Job ID

    5352581

  • Req #

    17741

  • Job Location

    Colorado Springs, CO 80921, US

  • Job Category

    Information Technology

  • Job Type

    Permanent

Blackstone Talent Group, an award-winning technology consulting and talent agency is seeking a Systems Administrator to join our team at our client’s site in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

A fast paced, entrepreneurial environment that is team oriented and relationship driven to foster innovation and creativity within the space industry. Our motto "From Strength to Success" reflects a commitment to continually leveraging our technical and intellectual strengths for the ultimate success of our customers. The Federal Solutions Group is a leader in satellite command and control solutions focused on DoD, Civil (NOAA/NASA), and classified customers. We are an agile and innovative solutions provider in that we integrate Kratos-developed products with 3rd party software, as well as design and develop new tools and applications to provide end-to-end systems that solve mission unique requirements.

The Systems Administrator will work with a small team responsible for the development/maintenance and System Administration of the satellite potentially multiple ground systems to include the Command Control System-Consolidated (CCS-C) ground system software, hardware, and other mission unique applications.


The qualified candidate will work with a small team responsible for the installation and administration of satellite command and control ground system software, hardware and other mission unique applications. The candidate will work closely with system engineers and developers to support system updates, system configurations/reconfigurations, system regression testing, and be able to resolve other hardware, software and various other application issues.  The candidate should have a proven ability to access problems, research solutions and complete tasks on schedule.  Other related tasks: installation, configuration and administration of mission unique applications, administration of commercial technologies like VMware, Microsoft and various Linux distributions. 


Experience and Skills

-Bachelor's degree in Engineering related field; equivalent experience may be considered.

-Security+ certification required.

-Minimum of 3 years experience in systems administration.

-Experience with System administration (Solaris/Unix, Windows Active Directory, Cisco switch, VMware) are highly desirable. Candidate must be self-motivated and capable of working independently. 

-Candidate must be able to articulate technical concepts orally and in written forms.  

-Active Secret clearance required.

-Position located in Colorado Springs, CO.



Blackstone Talent Group is a division of Blackstone Technology Group, a global IT services and solutions firm that implements technological solutions across commercial industry verticals and the US Federal Government. Blackstone’s global talent augmentation practice was founded in 1998. Blackstone Talent Group has offices in San Francisco, Denver, Houston, Colorado Springs, and Washington, DC. We specialize in providing clients the best talent across a variety of industries and sectors.

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Additional Information

Who We Are

ABOUT US
Founded in 1998, Blackstone Talent Group is one of three divisions of Blackstone Technology Group. The other two divisions are Blackstone Federal, a premier engineering + transformation agency that serves the federal government, and Trellis Energy, the largest transaction management software firm fully dedicated to serving the natural gas industry. Blackstone Technology Group is a privately-held global IT services, solutions and resourcing firm. Headquartered in San Francisco, Blackstone now has more than 300+ employees across five offices nationwide. Blackstone Technology Group’s mission is to help clients adapt to the demands of a digital world, and has garnered an impressive track record of delivering successful results to a client list that includes Fortune 100 businesses and US federal, state and local government.

WHAT WE DO
We provide contract, permanent and managed resource services to our clients. We source for commercial businesses and non-profits, as well as government clients requiring security clearances from public trust through multiple levels of top secret. Some of our skill specialties are IT, IT Operations, Engineering, Accounting and Finance, and Executive Search.

HOW WE DO IT
Our team never stops building connections with talent. And our network of fully-vetted, ready-to-work professionals allows us to provide exceptional speed and accuracy in our resource delivery that is unmatched in the industry. With a relationship-first engagement approach, we most often become a trusted partner with our clients and operate as an extension of their organizations.

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