Position: System Administrator
Clearance: Top Secret; must be verifiable in JPAS - THIS IS NOT OPTIONAL, AND WE CANNOT SUBMIT YOU FOR A CLEARANCE, IT MUST BE IN PLACE.
Supervisory role: No
Period of Performance: July 3, 2017 - July 2, 2022
Work available now to support a Joint Staff J8 Information Technology Next Support Services Contract.
The purpose of this contract is to provide Contracted Advisory and Assistance Services (CAAS) to support analytic, strategic, technical, managerial, and administrative support to enhance the customer’s mission and total force readiness. The Director Force Structure, Resources, and Assessment, J-8, provides support to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (CJCS) by playing a significant role in the Global Force Management (GFM) process, the Global Defense Posture process, and Force Structure assessments. The J-8 assesses the Joint force sufficiency, force structure integration with joint strategy, deliberate planning, global defense posture, and current operations. The J-8 conducts assessments to understand and mitigate near-term force management risks stemming from recent and projected global operations. Modeling and simulation, to include war gaming, is used to inform key leadership on various items. To support these studies and assessments, J8 requires specialized tools, models, and information technology expertise not available within existing Government resources.
Performs high level functional and IT analysis. Manages daily activities of configuration and operation of business systems which may be mainframe, mini, or client/server, based. Optimizes system operation and resource utilization, and performs system capacity analysis and planning. Provides assistance to users in accessing and using computer system. Maintains organization’s servers and workstations. Installs new software releases, system upgrades, evaluates and installs patches and resolves software related problems. Performs system backups and recovery. Maintains data files and monitors system configuration to ensure data integrity. Applies principles and methods to difficult problems in technical areas to arrive at automated solutions. Designs and prepares technical reports and related documentation, and makes charts and graphs to record results. Prepares and delivers presentations and briefings.
Minimum Education/Experience Requirement:
Additionally, must be certified in compliance with DoDD 8570.01m as an IAT level 2, including an operating system / computing environment certification from an accredited training institution or center for specified software.
This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.
Per EO 11246, this federal contractor and subcontractor will refrain from discharging, or otherwise discriminating against, employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants. An exception exists where the employee or applicant makes the disclosure based on information obtained in the course of performing his or her essential job functions.