Camber Corporation U2 ISR MPC Network Administrator 16839 in Beale AFB, California


Huntington Ingalls Industries - Technical Solutions Division, Integrated Mission Solutions Group (Camber Corporation) provides mission-critical engineering and technical service to Information Technology, Federal Civilian, and National Security, Aerospace & Defense and International government and commercial customers at over 100 locations worldwide.

HII-TSD, Integrated Mission Solutions Group (Camber Corporation) is currently seeking a Network Administrator to support the U-2 Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance (ISR) Mission Planning Cell (MPC) program to work out of Beale Air Force Base, California with possible travel to other continental United States (CONUS) or overseas (OCONUS) locations as directed by the 99thReconnaissance Squadron Commander (99 RS/CC).

The U2 ISR MPC Network Administrator shall provide analytical, advisory, technical expertise and analysis to U-2 MPC and 99 RS activities. The Network Administrator is primarily responsible to ensure 24/7/365 continuity of classified and unclassified MPC networks. . Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: System monitoring, patching & updating workstations, servers, and virtual machines, designing/deploying system upgrades and enhancements, creating and maintaining system documentation, diagnosing/solving system problems, and supporting users

Duties and Responsibilities (to include but not be limited to the following):

  • Ensure 24/7/365 continuity of classified and unclassified MPC networks.

  • Ensure all electronic technical data, regulations, and instructions are current on all electronic systems and physical storage locations.

  • Provide analytical, advisory, and technical support to 99 RS/CC and MPCC.

  • Analyze and evaluate MPC mission planning software, software tools, and associated support systems to recommend changes and upgrades to maximize efficiency and effectiveness.

  • Identify, communicate, and resolve/recommend solutions to known and/or technical deficiencies.

  • Research, identify, and/or innovate technologies, processes, and/or procedures for implementation in MPC operations.

  • Attend meetings as directed by the 99 RS/CC and MPCC.

  • Represent the IT Lead at working groups as a recognized subject matter expert (‘SME’) on MPC technologies and capabilities.

  • Maintain NIPR, SIPR, and JWICS accounts.

  • Provide input to the IT Lead regarding accomplishments/challenges in performing required tasks/subtasks.

  • Assist in the maintenance and integration of new technologies introduced to the MPC.

  • Security Management: Comply with and enforce National, Department of Defense (DoD), and Air Force security policies and directives, including: (1) both verbal and written reporting procedures; (2) deterrence, detection, isolation, containment, and recovery from information system and network security intrusions.

  • Subtasks – UNIX/Windows System Administrator SpecificBuild and maintain Unix-based production systems.

  • Build and maintain Windows-based production systems.

  • Maintain, configure, and install Unix-based/Windows-based workstations and peripherals.

  • Complete escalated tech support and task tickets.

  • Ensure Unix-based/Windows-based systems and application compliance with security and/or performance requirements.

  • Convert and upgrade new Unix-based/Windows-based systems.Maintain technical documentation on all computing environments.

  • Provide system administration of SharePoint, Intelink, and other mission essential software.

  • Monitor regulatory compliance for all MPC hardware and software.

  • Perform basic configuration management and initial system diagnostics on all MPC network technology.

  • Evaluate and recommend changes to current/future network requirements to meet MPC needs.

  • Provide analytical, technical, functional and management support by coordinating and troubleshooting logistical issues and plans sustaining MPC continued mission support activities.

  • Configuration Management: Support installation and management of hardware/software at the operating system level.

  • Security Management: Follow national, Department of Defense (DoD), and Air Force security policies and directives both verbal and written reports for non- compliance issues.

  • Administer all network devices (routers, switches, firewall, IDS/IPS).

  • Complete Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) checklists for all network devices including, but not limited to: Boundary (Premise router, Firewall, Network Infrastructure), Internal Network (Layer 2 Switches) and additional required STIGS (IDS/IPS, Network Devices, Multifunction/Network Printer, etc.).

  • Provide network engineering expertise for configuration changes (e.g. management subnet, etc.).

  • Patch all network devices.

  • Review scan results from Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) scans that pertain to network devices.

  • Remediate CAT I/ CAT II/ CAT III findings associated with scans of network devices.

  • Coordinate with ISSO/ISSM to update and reflect open vulnerabilities associated with network devices, develop remediation plans to include milestone completion dates and status updates, and include mitigation process for closed vulnerabilities.

  • Submit configuration changes for approval, maintain up-to-date configuration diagrams for the architecture (physical and logical), and notify ISSM of changes to diagram.

  • Immediately notify ISSM/ISSO of any irregularities in network operations and/or attacks/compromises. Serve as an incident response participant.

Qualifications and Experience:

General Required Qualifications-

  • Be a U.S. citizen.

  • Maintain a current passport throughout the Period of Performance for this TO.

  • Obtain all entry/exit visas for countries as required for work performance.

  • Pass a standard physical examination that includes, at a minimum: medical history, height, weight, blood pressure, HIV antibody, and chest x-ray.

  • Be physically capable of performing tasks outlined in Duties and Responsibilities Section above.

  • Have all required immunizations prior to OCONUS travel.

  • Comply with all security requirements as outlined the contract Statement of Work (SOW).

  • Be willing and able to work in a demanding, high-stress environment.

Specific Required Qualifications:

  • Significant experience as a Network Administrator.

  • Access to DoD Information Systems will be required to perform contract duties. At the time of contract award, the contractor must possess a valid, current certification in accordance with DoD 8570.01-M. The certification must be one of the following: Security+ CE (or higher), SSCP, or GSEC. Must be maintained throughout the contract Period of Performance for this TO.

  • Fundamental knowledge of computing infrastructures.

  • Experience directly related technical leadership associated with a large, complex development program.

  • Strong background in architecting solutions and systems integration.

  • Strong hardware/software troubleshooting skills.

  • Fundamental knowledge of Windows operating systems.

  • Fundamental knowledge of Active Directory.

  • Fundamental knowledge of UNIX operating system

Desired Qualifications-

  • B.S in Computer Sciences, Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Information Systems, or related, or equivalent job work experience.

  • CISSP certification IAW DoD 8570.01-M.

  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate- Server (2008 or higher)

  • Microsoft Certified IT Professional – Server Administrator (MCITP SA) (2008 or higher).

  • Scripting/Programming/Coding experience.

  • Basic understanding of fundamental networking/distributed computing environment concepts.

  • Experience with Java/.Net programming.

  • In-depth understanding of Microsoft Active Directory, Group Policy, Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP), Domain Name System (DNS), Exchange, Lync, and Symantec NetBackup and Backup Exec.

  • High Performance Computing (HPC) experience.

  • Experience in Project Leadership, Management, or Project management in an IT domain.

  • Experience with license managers in a Windows or UNIX environment.

  • Ability to train others in standard IT processes and procedures.

  • Experience with: Windows Server administration, shell scripting, VMWare virtualization, Cisco networking equipment, network monitoring & logging tools, and thin/zero client solution.


  • US Citizenship required

  • The selected applicant will be subject to a security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information

  • All candidates will be subject to a pre-employment background investigation and drug screening per HII requirements

  • Must have and maintain a Top Secret and NATO Secret clearance and be eligible for SCI access

  • Must maintain eligibility for SAP/ACCM access.

About Us

Camber Corporation is part of the Integrated Mission Solutions Group of HII’s Technical Solutions division. Integrated Mission Solutions Group is a leading provider of Agile Software Engineering and Information Technology solutions; All Hazards services; Modeling, Simulation, and Training solutions and services; Unmanned Systems support; Intelligence Analysis and Operations; and Engineering and Management services to Department of Defense, Federal, and commercial customers.

Integrated Mission Solutions Group (Camber), a subsidiary of Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (HII) is headquartered in Huntsville, AL. From Camber’s founding in 1990, we have grown to 32 offices, positioned to provide responsive support to our customers across the United States. We deploy personnel to support our customers globally, including many locations in Asia, Africa, and Europe, providing daily interface on technical, programmatic, and operations issues. Overall, more than 1,600 Camber professionals deliver ISO 9001:2008-certified and CMMI ML3 high-value solutions to customers worldwide.

Camber Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer EOE/AA Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled