• Simulation Lab System Administrator Jobs in United States Of America - 25697033

  • Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.
  • United States Of America, Usa
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Simulation Lab System Administrator - ( AER0003TE )


Are you passionate about human space exploration or understanding the origins of the universe, and working with a dynamic and diverse team to make a difference If you are, we need you!

We need your commitment, teamwork, and energy to help us achieve great things that inspire humans all over the globe We need you to bring innovative ideas and diverse backgrounds to help us envision, shape, and deliver systems that will benefit the quality of life of people around the world We are excited about what we do, and we need you on our team as we take on new challenges for NASAs pursuits in deep space exploration Jacobs is NASAs largest engineering solutions provider working alongside NASA at centers across the United States

We have the unique and significant role to partner with NASA at Johnson Space Center (JSC), to be part of every human spaceflight program the International Space Station (ISS), NASAs Orion spacecraft, which will carry astronauts into deep space, and Gateway, the orbiting platform providing the home for astronauts to work and travel back and forth to the moons surface, and serving as the platform for deep space exploration From critical systems on the ISS to enable astronauts to live and work in space; to performing advanced development for systems leading to deep space exploration; to being part of the foundation for Gateway

We also partner with NASA at JSC, the only NASA center in the United States to curate all astromaterial samples returned from exploration missions, to perform curation services, orbital debris analysis, and basic research to further humankinds understanding of the origins of our solar system

We need you to be a part of our team!

We are currently in need of a Simulation Lab System Administrator to join our team with MTS, a JETS teammate company Do you have the following skills

As a Simulation Lab System Administrator you will

Perform system administration and hardware/software integration in a spacecraft simulation lab

Design, development and maintain system communication, authorization and storage

Perform and optimize software license management

Perform authentication approval and maintenance

Tune systems and networks to meet customer needs

Assist engineers with integrating and troubleshooting simulation systems

Troubleshoot and resolve system issues

Perform system security and maintenance, safeguarding systems against vulnerabilities as defined by NASA JSC Center IT policies

Perform asset management of IT assets including laptops, desktops, workstations, servers, NASs, firewalls, switches, routers, and wireless AP

Develop and maintain understanding of leading edge computer and graphical technology and integrate new technology into the existing systems to improve IT infrastructure

Effectively communicate with internal and external customers

Coordinate with external organization to perform security remediation

Successfully operate in a highly dynamic simulations engineering environment with a team of engineers working to rapidly develop systems functionality

Strong customer focus, highly effective communication skills, and the ability to work in a dynamic, rapidly changing engineering environment with demanding customers on a compressed schedule

Perform other duties as assigned


Required Education/Experience/Skills

This position has been posted at multiple levels Depending on the candidates experience, requirements and business needs, we reserve the right to consider candidates at any level for which this position has been advertised

Typically has a BS degree in a computer or system science discipline from an accredited college or university and five (5) years of progressive, relevant experience, or an MS degree in a computer or system science and four (4) years of progressive experience, or PhD degree in a computer of system science discipline

Experience developing and maintaining a simulation lab in the following specialty areas

Linux/Unix System Administration

Network analysis, configuration and administration

System and software configuration management

System tuning and performance analysis to optimize up-time, quality of service

System requirements analysis

Firewall maintenance and administration

Security planning, implementation, and maintenance (disabling services, effective countermeasures, intrusion detection, firewall configuration, etc)

IT hardware and software integration

Strong Preferences

Experience with Ubuntu, terminal, Bash and Python

Experience with Linux-friendly network services (NFS mounts, LDAP authentication, backups and config management, consolidated logging, etc)

Experience with Cisco switches, topology design, failover, management and accounting for IP addresses and network utilization

Experience with virtualization and containers such as VMWare and Docker

Experience with automation of system maintenance and reporting via scripting

Software license management


NASA Johnson Space Center network familiarity

NASA Security familiarity (security plans, POAMs, ATOs, Risk Assessments)

Familiarity with JSC IT Security personnel (what networks are available, what security services are available, who to call when what happens, etc)

Experience with DevOps practices and tools

Why Work on Our Team

Click on the below links to view just a small sample of all that we do! Come join our team and be part of our future We look forward to seeing you!

See What We Do

Jacobs Aerospace Solutions Overview
(Please view in Chrome or Microsoft Edge)

In addition to exciting career opportunities we also have

Excellent personal and professional career growth
9/80 work schedule (every other Friday off)
Onsite cafeteria (breakfast & lunch)
Comprehensive Benefit Package (medical, dental & vision)
Tuition Reimbursement
Much, much more!

For more information on our partnership with NASA at Johnson Space Center, please visit wwwwehavespaceforyoucom

Must be a US Citizen and successfully complete a US government background investigation

Management has the prerogative to select at any level for which this position has been advertised

Essential Functions

Work Environment
Generally an office environment, but can involve inside or outside work depending on task

Physical Requirements
Work may involve sitting or standing for extended periods (90 PERCENT of time) May require lifting and carrying up to 25 lbs (5 PERCENT of time)

Equipment and Machines
Standard office equipment (PC, telephone, printer, etc)

Regular attendance in accordance with established work schedule is critical Ability to work outside normal schedule and adjust schedule to meet peak periods and surge requirements when required

Other Essential Functions
Must be able to work in a team atmosphere Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : Engineering/Projects, Consulting Services
Functional Area : IT Software : Software Products & Services
Role : Software Engineer
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 19th Jul 2020

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