Systems Administrator

Noetic Strategies Inc. - Huntsville, AL

Full-timeEstimated: $64,000 - $81,000 a year

System Administrator


Noetic Strategies is seeking a Systems Administrator to configure and maintain servers used to host test and production environments for multiple web applications. This position requires an active secret clearance.This position is part of a growing team of front-end and back-end developers working to provide secure, useful and innovative web applications for a government client. Our team values strong commitment to customer service, adherence to secure coding standards, and coding as part of a team environment. We value creative solutions, new ideas, and innovation in the products we deliver and the processes we use to deliver them. Our team uses the Agile / Scrum development approach.


Quickly respond to and address issues with networks and servers.

Configure IIS and Apache servers to securely support multiple concurrent users.

Configure load balancer – currently F5 BIG-IP Application Delivery Controller.

Deploy web applications built using multiple frameworks.


Skillsets Required:

  • Intermediate knowledge of Windows desktop and server administration.
  • Experience with command line operating system administration.
  • Scripting in to support deployment and automation tasks.
  • Intermediate knowledge of Apache web servers.


  • Must have an active security clearance.
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer science or other experience commensurate.
  • Must be able to work collaboratively with others.
  • Must be an independent and critical thinker.
  • Ability to communicate complex ideas to other developers as well as team members with non-technical backgrounds.


  • Experience with continuous integration / continuous delivery (CI / CD)
  • Experience completing Risk Management Framework (RMF)packages.
  • Experience applying Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs).
  • Experience configuring load balancers.
  • Previous experience working in an agile scrum environment.
  • Previous experience working with Software or Hardware Assurance, or for a client engaged in Software Assurance or Hardware Assurance.
  • Experience working for government clients, either in a government facility or from a contractor facility.
  • Experience working against tight deadlines.
  • Experience using git and GitHub.


Activities will be assigned that may require research and coaching to complete. Assistance from more senior resources is available in planning and supporting troubleshooting during execution. Documented and scripted procedures should be executable independently and all policies should be enforced and maintained in all execution.Focused on producing development, test, production, and demonstration environments with maximum automation and development team support, while maintaining configuration management and version control in environments.

Noetic Strategies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

Job Type: Full-time


  • System Administration: 3 years (Required)


  • active secret clearance (Required)