Systems Administrator

Zivaro IncCO

7 months ago


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Systems Administrator

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Job Overview

Zivaro's NORAD Cheyenne Mountain Complex (NCMC) Integrated Tactical Warning/Attack Assessment (ITW/AA) and Space Support Contract (NISSC) II Team provides engineering expertise and IT services in support of various NORAD, NORTHCOM, USSTRATCOM, and US Space Force Command and Control (C2) missions. The covered systems provide timely, accurate, unambiguous, and continuous classified communications and processing capability in operations centers at Cheyenne Mountain Space Force Station, Peterson Space Force Base, Colorado; Offutt AFB, Nebraska; Vandenberg, California; and other worldwide operational locations. Zivaro's employees perform enterprise architecture, system engineering, software development, system integration, and system test duties to fulfill operations, maintenance, and sustainment requirements. Experience supporting capability development, delivery, and sustainment of Command and Control (C2) systems within an Agile environment supporting the missile warning, missile defense, and space domain awareness (SDA) domains is highly desired. Multiple positions at varied experience levels needed!


  • Pay: $70,000.00 - $120,000.00 per year
  • Benefits:
    • 401(k)
    • Dental insurance
    • Flexible schedule
    • Health insurance
    • Paid time off
    • Vision insurance
  • Schedule: Monday to Friday


  • Systems Administrator responsible for the internal administration, maintenance, and management of capacity resources the integrated development environment at the Government Test Development Facility.
  • Set up and manage Linux and Windows systems, applications and environments and ensuring those systems comply with government security standards.
  • Builds, configures, troubleshoots, and integrates new and existing servers to provide service enhancements, application deployments and infrastructure upgrades.
  • Sets up administrator and service accounts, maintains system documentation, tunes system performance, installs system-wide software, and allocates mass storage space.
  • Troubleshooting network hardware and software applications, OS upgrades, and security systems to resolve operational issues and restore services.
  • Responsible for monitoring performance, system usage, and back-up and recovery.
  • Familiarity with storage appliances and configurations.
  • Experience with VMware and the ability to analyze and optimize.
  • Familiarity with Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD), agile system development, and DevSecOps tools and processes.
  • Experience implementing patches, scanning, remediating findings, auditing.
  • Supports operating system patching in compliance with security policy and procedures.
  • Support software deployments to customer sites.
  • Ensures lab configuration management.
  • Manage tickets and resolution of issues identified by lab users.
  • Active Secret Security clearance required – Top Secret is preferred.


  • Associates or Bachelor’s Degree (BA/BS Engineering, Computer Science, or Math); or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • DoD 8570 certification at IAT Level II or higher (Security+, GSEC, SCNP, SSCP, CISSP, CISA, GSE, SCNA) is required.
  • U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions at Zivaro, due to security clearance requirements for government/federal contracts held by Zivaro.

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