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Systems Administrator II

Company:  Ball Aerospace
Location: 

Lafayette, CO, US, 80026

Date:  Nov 12, 2020
Job Category:  IT Administration
Req. ID:  5061

Clearance Requirement:   A current, active TS/SCI security clearance is required.

 

Powered by endlessly curious people with an unwavering mission focus, Ball Aerospace pioneers discoveries that enable our customers to perform beyond expectation and protect what matters most.

 

We create innovative space solutions, enable more accurate weather forecasts, drive insightful observations of our planet, deliver actionable data and intelligence, and ensure those who defend our freedom go forward bravely and return home safely. For more information, visit Ball Aerospace Career Site or connect with us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.

 

The Operations Strategic Support Unit plays a fundamental role in enabling efficient business and program execution – from technologies and investments to supply chain, manufacturing and test operations, facilities management, and information technology services.

 

Systems Administrator II

 

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">What You’ll Do:

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  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Support Agile Product Data Management (PDM), IFS Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Velocity Manufacturing Execution System (MES), and BATC developed enterprise applications that comprise the Integrated Design to Manufacturing System (IDMS). These systems enable program execution activities in multiple environments including classified areas (SCIF-IDMS).
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Deploy, maintain, and optimize virtual infrastructure (VMWare Horizon) and Virtual Servers utilized as a platform for the integrated systems. Primary virtualization/system admin support in SCIF-IDMS Dev/Test environments.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Support periodic data refresh/application upgrade activities for BART financial system inside classified environment(s).
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Maintain/support Information Assurance compliance monitoring in multiple classified environments.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Maintain/support Varonis DatAdvantage monitoring/forensic investigations inside multiple classified environments.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Work with classified System Administrators and Information Assurance management to ensure that Virtual Server operating systems and IDMS software solution are maintained for Security and Program compliance.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Troubleshoot technical issues associated with these integrated systems including operating systems, Server applications/features, middleware, cryptographic protocols, LDAP integration, supporting applications, databases, and User interfaces.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Responsible for working with internal users of these applications to understand functionality needs, configure the system to provide requested functionality and provide second level user support as needed.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Support new ITS projects to develop new capabilities that involve IDMS applications, work closely with ITS software developers to design/develop new enhancements and interfaces, configure data access controls etc.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Support the deployment of new instances/enhancements/upgrades of these applications inside multiple classified environments.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, the Strategic Business Units, Strategic Support Units and the Company.  Interact appropriately with others in order to maintain a positive and productive work environment.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Perform other duties as necessary.

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<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">What You’ll Need:

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  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">BS in Information Technology or a related technical field plus 5 or more years related experience.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Each higher-level degree, i.e., Master’s Degree or Ph.D., may substitute for two years of experience. Related technical experience may be considered in lieu of education. Degree must be from a university, college, or school which is accredited by an agency recognized by the US Secretary of Education, US Department of Education.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Customer service oriented, excellent communication and listening skills, organizational skills, ability to collaborate with a cross-functional team, be self-motivated, detail oriented etc.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Demonstrated System Administration skills involving Windows server/desktop OS’s and understanding of complex software application configurations.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Business processes experience and compliance requirements knowledge associated with executing government contracts for space based and/or DOD programs
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">8570 Certification, Security Plus, CEH, etc.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">In addition to a TS/SCI clearance, an adjudicated polygraph and/or the willingness to sit for the polygraph test is required.

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<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Working Conditions:

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  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Work is performed in an office environment, laboratory, clean room, or production floor.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Travel and local commute between Ball campuses and other possible non-Ball locations may be required.   

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Current Clearance Required:

Verification that your current security clearance or government customer access meets the requirement for this position will be required.

 

Relocation for this position is available.

 

US CITIZENSHIP IS REQUIRED

 

Ball Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.


Nearest Major Market: Boulder
Nearest Secondary Market: Denver

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