Employer is seeking qualified candidates for the role of SCADA Systems Administrator in support of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) – Information Technology (IT) System Administrator / Supervisory Control Data Acquisition (SCADA) program requirements.
The Army Corps of Engineers – Information Technology (ACE-IT) provides secure enterprise-wide IT and information management support services to more than 37,000 USACE end users located throughout the Continental U.S. (CONUS) and outside the Continental U.S. (OCONUS). ACE-IT is the enterprise IT service delivery team for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, supporting mission requirements using a site-specific support model aligned along the USACE Regional Business Centers.
ACE-IT provides direct on-site command and control, coordination, planning, and operations and maintenance support for routine and emergency IT services. Employer is actively seeking personnel to support USACE headquarters locations in the New England District (NAE) and virtual positions.
The SCADA System Administrator is located in the New England region or virtual positions. Under general supervision, responsible for installing, configuring, and maintaining operating system workstations and servers, including web servers, in support of business processing requirements. Performs software installations and upgrades to operating systems and layered software packages. Schedules installations and upgrades and maintains them in accordance with established IT policies and procedures. Monitors and tunes the system to achieve optimum performance levels. Ensures workstation/server data integrity by evaluating, implementing, and managing appropriate software and hardware solutions. Ensures data/media recoverability by implementing a schedule of system backups and database archive operations. Supports media management through internal methods and procedures or through offsite storage and retrieval services. Develops and promotes standard operating procedures. Conducts routine hardware and software audits of workstations, servers, and network equipment to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines. Develops and maintains a comprehensive operating system hardware and software configuration database/library of all supporting documentation.
Responsible for the administration, troubleshooting and maintenance of the division level servers. Oversees system backups, hardware/software installation and upgrades.
• Support System Administrator/Supervisory Control Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems
• Provide System Administrator functions to respond/resolve incidents/work orders pertaining to New England District.
• Provide SIPR Administrative functions for NAE.
• Support NAE Security Office with maintenance/troubleshooting/monitoring of related systems below; WinDSX Site Security System, including communications, database, and management consoles.
• Tyco Video Surveillance Server and associated access consoles.
• Water Management Field network data collection devices.
• Field Site network/switch router replacements/troubleshooting.
• New field site network activations.
• COOP Site support, field site data replication and backups
Bachelors degree from accredited university/college in IT or related field. One year related experience may be substituted for one year of education.
This position requires DoDI 8570.01-M IAT Level II certification and corresponding Computing Environment certification.
At least 2-4 years of practical experience working with Windows Server and Active Directory.
Understanding of basic security principles and their application to an Active Directory Environment.
Must be able to work rotating shift schedules which provide 24 hour day/7 day week coverage.