Aug 15, 2019

Systems Administrator ID: SYSAD108152019 Orlando, FL

  • AMEWAS American Electronic Warfare Associates, Inc.
  • Orlando, FL
Full-Time Defense Engineering Government Information Technology (IT) Other

Job Description

AMEWAS, Inc., a growing Department of Defense (DoD)/Federal Contractor, is seeking highly motivated and talented individual to serve as a Systems Administrator providing future support to a branch of a major Test Facility. The Systems Administrator may also be called upon to support Linux systems. 

Location:  Orlando, Florida:  Best Places to Live and Retire (#78 & #20)

A typical day as the Systems Administrator:

  • Install new Windows OS releases, upgrades, patches
  • Harden/STIG systems
  • Secure systems in accordance with local and DoD policies
  • Diagnose, troubleshoot and resolve software or other network and system problems
  • Monitor daily backup and recovery processes and statuses

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Minimum of 7 years’ relevant experience
  • ACAS/SCAP experience is highly desired
  • Linux experience is highly desired
  • Ability to harden/STIG systems
  • Familiarity with layers 1 through 3 of the OSI model
  • Experience with connecting and configuring routers, switches and firewalls
  • Understanding of routing and ARP tables
  • Ability to work well in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
  • DoD SECRET security clearance


  • HS Diploma or equivalent
  • Security+ certification is required

Work Environment:

The physical environment requires the employee to work on-site at the government program office, sitting in a cubicle or at a desk, looking at a computer for most of the workday.  Work is physically comfortable. The employee has discretion about walking, standing, etc.

The employee may be required to walk short distances to offices/conference rooms and buildings on site.  In some occasions, the employee may be required to drive to offices or buildings near the work site.  In rare occasions, travel may be required.

This position is classified as AMEWAS labor category: Systems Administrator.


AMEWAS, Inc. participates in E-Verify.

AMEWAS Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer for all including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

About the Organization
AMEWAS, Inc. is a small, Veteran owned company that has been providing excellent technical, engineering, administrative, and management services to the Department of Defense for more than 35 years. At AMEWAS we understand the need for a successful work/life balance and are focused not just on fulfilling customers’ needs, but ensuring our employees are a top priority as well.
Staying connected to our core values sets us apart from our competition!  AMEWAS easily recognizes and rewards performance, dedication, and longevity. We are committed to investing in our employees and their future by providing them with competitive compensation, career development, optimum working conditions, and unique benefits.

AMEWAS has 4.8/5 stars on Glassdoor! Check out our reviews HERE and see what other job seekers have to say!
Our excellent benefits and perks include:

  • Generous tuition and training assistance program
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Employee longevity recognition
  • Community involvement & outreach
  • Team building events
  • Wellness program
  • Paid vacation and sick leave
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Mobile service discount
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Medical, dental, vision, 401(k), Life/AD&D/STD/LTD insurance




IT Project Management,   Network and Server Administration,   Systems Analysis - IT  



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