HOS Principal Systems Administrator

Job Description
The selected candidate's primary responsibilities will be to provide design, installation, operations, maintenance, system engineering and sustainment engineering for the Head of State network of a government agency. Design, plan, coordinate, and install secure communications links in support of the Senior Executives, National Security Council, and others as directed. Acquire and manage all Department of Defense and commercial telecommunications connectivity supporting the Head of State circuits worldwide. Provide real-time systems management control for all Head of State circuits and secure communications worldwide. Establish maintenance and operating guidelines for direct secure communications links between the United States and host nations. Provide the receipt, issue, safeguarding, and destruction of all United States and foreign COMSEC material and equipment.

This position is located in Washington DC. There is no relocation assistance available for this position. Applicants must be currently residing in or state willingness to relocate self to Washington DC or surrounding areas.

Please be sure to address all requirements of posted requisition in resume. Only resumes that include all requirements will be considered.

Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 6 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education
High school diploma and a minimum of 10 years of direct experience with telecommunications, integration design, installation and support
Secure voice assets configuration (i.e., vIPer phones)
Cisco Networking certification (CCNA/CCNP)
Knowledge of Wide Area Networks
IP network experience
BoIP and VoIP experience
Test Equipment: O-scope, Fireberd, transmission test sets
Capable of systems analysis with highly complex technologies
Familiarity with patch panels
Knowledge of telecommunications fundamentals
Ability to be self-reliant
Capability to perform essential technical maintenance activities without direct supervision
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to professionally interact with high level military officers and civilian officials on a daily basis
Quality assurance experience with both new and upgraded telecommunications systems
Trainer / training experience
Positive service oriented attitude
Military experience / knowledge of customs and courtesies
Experience with larger enterprise IP networks and related networking equipment
Knowledge of DoD policies and procedures with regard to the installation, configuration, and management of Cisco IP Systems
Active security clearance and ability to maintain

Preferred Skills and Education
Security + and Network + certifications in accordance with DOD 8570 instruction
Experience with the development and presentation of briefings
Microsoft certification (MCSA, MCP, MCS)

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That's BAE Systems. That's Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit www.baesystems.com and follow us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/baesystemsintel.

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