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  • Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.
  • United States Of America, Usa
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  • 10 - 13 Years
  • Posted : above 1 month

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IT Professional III - Linux Systems Administrator - ( AER0002KT )


Jacobs Technology provides overall management and implementation of ground systems capabilities, flight hardware processing and launch operations at NASAs Kennedy Space Center in Florida These tasks will support the International Space Station, Ground Systems Development and Operations, and the Space Launch System, Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle and Launch Services programs

This position is considered a senior-level Computer Systems Administrator and expected to perform independently and within a team Senior-level CSAs provide leadership and guidance to entry-level CSAs and work on complex systems as well as specially assigned projects

Support Validation of LCS System Software & Hardware by assisting with the development and execution of Validation Requirements

Support Master Console Operations (MCO functions for Launch Control System (LCS O&M with an emphasis in Launch Control Systems expertise

Provide Firing Room System Administration functions to analyze anomalies and determine source of error

Participate in Design Panels, technical assessments and use case analysis tasks

Perform risk identification/mitigation as it pertains to the Launch Control Systems

Provide technical insight and operational inputs ensuring operational scenarios are considered for determining strategy, approaches and scheduling of the LCS System Hardware/Software Validation activities

Support operations and systems end users with system software and application problem analysis; provide technical work-around to issues and anomalies, supports the development organization with enhancements and fixes

Perform other duties as assigned


Bachelors degree with a minimum 10 years of experience
Requires experience Linux Systems Administration
Requires proficiency in Bash Scripting
AIX knowledge is a bonus
C programming experience is a bonus
Experience writing technical documentation for building, integrating and troubleshooting software systems products and configurations
Requires the ability to interpret written information and effectively communicate verbally and in writing
Proficient with Microsoft Office products (MS Office Word, Powerpoint, Excel)
Ability to work both independently and on teams
Experience in requirements management, to include development, definition, and documentation; as well as, writing test procedures and performing validation testing

Essential Functions

Physical Requirements

Position may involve extended periods of sitting or standing
Physical requirements are sitting, walking, standing, extensive use of stairs, and access to remote structures
Position is located on a hazardous testing facility; must be able to quickly evacuate buildings in the event of an emergency

Work Environment

Work will mainly be done inside, but fieldwork can be a combination of outside and inside depending on the project
Working at heights and in confined spaces may be required
Walking on uneven terrain including paved areas, gravel/rocks, and dirt/sand is required to access various locations on the facility
Climbing ladders and platforms will be necessary
All work must be completed in a safe manner in accordance with NASA and Company safety standards

Equipment and Machines

Computers and printers used for producing reports and schedules
Variety of equipment may be used


Full-time regular work hours between Monday-Friday
Position may require occasional overtime including weekend work depending on task
Must be dependable and punctual
Shift work may be required

Other Essential Functions

Must be able to accurately communicate ideas in writing and verbal communication
Must be able to travel to support position requirements This may include travel to and from customer location, which may involve airline travel In some cases, accommodations can be made for POV, if necessary
Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others
Must comply with all drug free workplace requirements as mandated by directives issued by the appropriate federal contracting officer and the company, which requires drug testing for use of illegal drugs by employees in sensitive positions
Government security clearance may be required in the future
Must maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a manner that fosters good relations with customers, clients, co-workers, and management

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities Jacobs does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by country, regional, or local law

Primary Location United States-Florida-Kennedy Space Center

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : Engineering/Projects, Consulting Services
Functional Area : IT Software : Software Products & Services
Role : Quality Assurance/Testing
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 15th Jan 2020

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