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Space Fence Mission Subsystem (MSS) Computer Tech/System Admin

Apply Now Job ID: 505884BR Date posted: Oct. 16, 2019 City: Virginia Beach State: Virginia
Description:Seeking experienced Computer Operations Support Analyst to support the Space fence radar operations site located at Sensor Site (SS) 1 on Kwajalein Atoll. Space Fence is a system of S-Band, ground-based, phased array, space surveillance radars that detect, track, identify, and catalog satellites and orbital debris from Low Earth Orbit (LEO) through Geosynchronous Earth Orbit (GEO). It monitors space events such as breakups, maneuvers, and new foreign launches.

Tasking includes performing mission operations, computer maintenance and reconfiguration on Digital Processing Group and Mission Subsystem, managing communications equipment, network administration, information assurance, data recording/data management. Additional responsibilities may include cross-training with radar technicians to perform maintenance on array equipment, supplementing critical radar corrective maintenance actions/requirements. Successful candidate shall provide a continuous level of engineering services support at the Space Fence radar sensor site located on Kwajalein Atoll in the Marshall Islands.
Ability to obtain and maintain medical clearance and other clearance requirements in order to live and work on Kwajalein.
Basic Qualifications:
-•Advanced working knowledge and skills associated with computer based maintenance related to digital processing systems/subsystems utilizing Linux, Microsoft, and/or other operating systems.
Demonstrated Strong experience with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.
•CompTIA Security+ Certification with a demonstrated experience in working with Network Administration and Information Assurance Functions.
•Demonstrated experience with the management of electronic communications equipment
•Familiarity with Space Operations and/or Radar Operations in a military/civilian environment.
•Excellent communication skills
•Ability to take direction and perform to exacting standards
•Security Clearance: DoD SECRET
•U.S. passport or the ability to obtain one is required
Desired Skills:
Comptia Linux Certification
•Experience with preventative/corrective maintenance on military radar systems/subsystems.
•Knowledge of the space surveillance network and satellite catalog is desirable
•Associates or bachelor's degree in a technical field or equivalent professional experience.
•Cisco Certified Networking Associate and/or Cisco Certified Networking Professional
•CompTIA Linux+
•Microsoft Technical Certifications
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.
Experience Level: Experienced Professional Business Unit: ESS6500 RMS Relocation Available: Possible Career Area: Technicians Clearance Level: Secret Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: TEMPO: 5X8 - 5 days/wk 8 hrs/day (Flex & Rigid) Shift: First Apply Now

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