System Administrator

Corvid Technologies LLC - Huntsville, AL


Corvid Technologies is seeking qualified candidates to join the Modeling and Simulations Contract Framework and Tools(MASC-F) program. The MASC-F program will support the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) in performing Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) Modeling &Simulation (M&S) and its intended uses.

Job Description:

Maintains smooth operation of multi-user computer systems, including coordination with network administrators. Duties may include setting up administrator and service accounts, maintaining system documentation, tuning system performance, installing system wide software and allocate mass storage space. Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources. Provides support to IT systems including day-to-day operations, monitoring and problem resolution for all the client/server/storage/network devices

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 2 years of professional experience; or no experience required with a related Masters degree.

Experience with lab administration and change / configuration management in systems and subsystem level Systems Administration and Enterprise experience, including but not limited to MS Windows, UNIX/Linux operating system environments.

Experience with Red Hat Enterprise Linux installation, configuration, and administration.

Experience with virtualized operating system concepts and administration

Knowledge with Windows Server systems.

Knowledge of scripting languages like PERL, Jscript, Unix Shell, Python, etc.

Security+ Certified.

Active Secret security clearance.

Desired Skills:

Network+ Certifications.

Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) or similar certifications.

Experience with Infrastructure as Code tools (Chef, Ansible, Puppet) experience including scripting for automation, configuration control or provisioning.

Experience with Vulnerability Management Systems.

Experience with Information Assurance (IA) hardening and compliance, i.e. STIG & DSS compliance, documentation, etc.

Experience with VMWare, VxRails, vSphere, vRealize and managing virtualized infrastructure.

Desired DOD 8570 Information Assurance Technical (IAT) Level I or Level II

Corvid Technologies is an engineering firm based in Mooresville, NC. We specialize in high-fidelity, computational modeling and simulation. The firm is comprised of over 170 engineers and scientists, two-thirds of which have advanced degrees. Corvid offers a fast-paced and flexible work environment.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Bachelor's (Required)


  • Security+ (Required)
  • Secret Security Clearance (Required)