HP023 Systems Administrator

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The Heliophysics Science Division (HSD) at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) in Greenbelt, MD is seeking a Systems Administrator. The Division maintains desktops, laptops, and servers in a heterogeneous computing environment that includes Windows, Mac OS, and Linux operating systems.

Duties of the position include:
• Maintaining and administering over 100 Windows desktops, laptops, and associated peripherals
• Installing and configuring application software and computer hardware
• Implementing encryption and anti-virus software to enhance system security
• Deploying critical patches and upgrades to ensure that operating systems and software applications are compliant with GSFC IT security requirements
• Evaluating and addressing results of IT security scans
• Enforcing computer and network access controls consistent with GSFC IT security policies
• Performing and managing computer system backups
• Supporting team members and users with diagnosing and resolving computer and network issues

The position primarily supports Windows systems, but will also require administering Linux and Mac OS computers depending upon workload. We are seeking a candidate who is well-organized, has excellent customer service skills, can meet deadlines, and can work independently and as a part of a team.
US Citizenship is required.

Experience required:
• 3+ years administering Windows computer systems with the following skills:

Scripting with Power Shell
Developing Group Policy Objectives (GPO’s)
Knowledge of Active Directory

• Familiarity with Linux OS, reporting tools such as BigFix, IT ticketing systems, RES white listing software, and CIS benchmarks is a strong plus


• BS in Computer or Physical Sciences

Team ADNET brings over 25 years of experience to information systems and professional services for the federal government. With a history of expertise in software development, computer network design, IT security, mission operations support, and educational outreach, Team ADNET has now expanded into Space and Earth Science at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) in Greenbelt, MD.

Team ADNET is working with Goddard Space Flight Center to fulfill NASA’s vision for space exploration, and working with the Science and Exploration Directorate to fulfill its many missions.

ADNET Systems, Inc. is an employee-centric company, committed to providing premier benefits that support our employees and their families. With affordable medical and dental plans coupled with leading disability and life insurance options, ADNET Systems, Inc. offers our employees the benefits most sought after by today’s professional. Furthermore, our benefits package features the extras that distinguish us from other small businesses, ensuring our high employee retention that our customers appreciate:

Annual Leave/Sick Leave
Military and Family Emergency Leave
Paid Holidays
Swag Bags
Performance Bonuses
Medical and Dental Plans
Direct Deposit Payroll
401K Plan with Company Matching and Immediate Vesting
Tuition Reimbursement
In-house Seminars/Workshops/Classes