Springfield, VA

Systems Administrator

Job Specs

Cyber Defense

Job Description:

XOR Security is a leading provider of cyber solutions, services and support to Military Forces, Intelligence Agencies and Federal Civilian customers. Focused on computer network defense, we design, develop and assure a broad range of systems for sustainment of mission critical requirements, and homeland security. In support of these ongoing efforts, XOR Security is actively seeking a Senior System Administrator to enable our operational counterparts with solutions designed to promote the rapid analysis of national level cyber threats and incidents.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Performs systems administration, implementation, configuration, operations and sustainment of networks
  • Helps design and implement ITIL and operational processes, working with customers and stakeholders to understand requirements and challenges and solving problems with ITSM tool configuration and customization.
  • Maintains systems hardware and software as needed
  • Assist with drafting and coordinating ESC governance and guidance documentation
  • Works closely with to identify existing unmonitored IT services that would be advantageous to customer
  • Supports the development of deliverables with appropriate documentation
  • Help implement training and participates in continuous process improvement activities through the enhanced implementations

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree (in Engineering, Computer Science or related field) or equivalent
  • Seven or more years of related experience in maintaining networks hardware and software with some Linux experience helpful
  • Experience drafting and coordinating governance and guidance documentation
  • Experience performing systems administration for engineering, implementation, configuration, operations and sustainment of a complex environment.
  • Experience working with customers and stakeholders to understand requirements and challenges
  • IASAE II 8570 compliance

Security Requirements:

An Active TS/SCI clearance is required with the ability to obtain a polygraph.

Closing Statement:

XOR Security offers a very competitive benefits package including health insurance coverage from first day of employment, 401k with a vested company match, vacation and supplemental insurance benefits.

XOR Security is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). M/F/D/V.

Citizenship Clearance Requirement
Applicants selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements – US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED and an active TS/SCI.