Intelligent Waves LLC

Systems Administrator - Remote

Job Locations US-Remote
ID 2019-1707
Regular Full-Time
Work from Home with Travel
Contract Status
Immediate Hire


Intelligent Waves, a rapidly growing Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB), has an immediate need for a Systems Administrator to support our mission critical work for our government customers. The ideal candidate will possess experience in one or more areas of Information Technology (IT) such as networking, storage, virtualization, and/or system administration. The candidate will come with an eagerness to learn and grow and will be provided opportunities to get spun up with the specific technical skill needed.

The candidate will join the Engineering Services (ES) division of Intelligent Waves (IW) and work on multiple short-term projects for a diverse set of customers utilizing multiple technologies.

Location & Travel: The Systems Administrator position can be based anywhere in the continental US and requires travel. Travel is expected to be 1-2 weeks in duration, with overall average of 10-15 nights per month, and home on weekends. Travel will be reimbursed based on GSA Per Diem rates and DoD Joint Travel Regulations (JTR).

Security Clearance: The Systems Administrator must be a US Citizen and possess a current Top-Secret/SCI Clearance.

Roles and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

• Make recommendations on software, hardware, cabling, and equipment for existing and/or new customer sites based on industry best practices and regulatory guidance
• Install, configure, and/or sustain Data Center technologies in one (or more) of the following domains:
• Networking – Cisco Catalyst/Nexus, Dell Force10, Cisco ASA/NGFW, Palo Alto, SonicWall, …
• Servers - HP, Dell, Nutanics, …
• Storage - Dell/EMC (XtremeIO, Isilon, DataDomain, Avamar), NetApps, …
• Operating Systems - Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), Microsoft Windows Server, and Microsoft Windows Operating Systems, …
• Virtualization - VMware (vSphere, vCenter, and NSX), …
• Install, configure, and/or sustain Enterprise Services in one (or more) of the following domains:
• Authentication - Active Directory, LDAP, Cisco ACS/ISE, …
• Identity Management - One Identity, Quest, Active Roles, Cloud Access Manager (CAM), …
• Auditing – ArcSight, Syslog, LogInsight, …
• Vulnerability & Compliance Management - SCAP, ACAS, HBSS, …
• Patch Management - WSUS, YUM, …
• Health & Status - Zenoss, SolarWinds, ElasticSearch, …
• Automation - vRA, Puppet, SCCM, PowerShell, …
• Data Protection
• Disaster Recovery
• Develop and update System Documentation
• Perform other duties as assigned


• Ability to pass a criminal background check, drug screening, and medical assessment
• Ability to physically install and interconnect IT equipment in a customer datacenter
• Must have minimum 2 years’ experience with the installation and/or operations of hardware and software technologies listed above
• Must have an active DOD TS/SCI clearance or be SCI eligible in JPAS

Personal Attributes:

• Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work as part of a team
• Ability to communicate well with senior military leaders and civilian government officials
• Strong problem solving and creative skills and the ability to exercise sound judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analyses.
• High level of integrity and dependability with a strong sense of urgency and results-orientation.

Since 2006, Intelligent Waves has remained committed to providing quality engineering, operations, and intelligence solutions to our clients and it all starts with YOU. Intelligent Waves provides a great and generous benefits package to include medical, dental and vision, paid PTO leave and life & disability packages. We also invest in our employees' futures by providing a contribution with vesting starting from DAY 1, technical training, tuition bonuses, and much, much more.

Clearance Statement: Applicants selected for this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Only US citizens are eligible for a security clearance. For this position, Intelligent Waves will consider only applicants with security clearances or applicants who are eligible for security clearances.

Intelligent Waves LLC is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing equal opportunity to all applicants and employees in full compliance with all applicable state and federal laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of race, color, age, gender, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation and gender identity protected veteran status and individuals with disabilities, or any other class protected by applicable state or federal law.

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