ISYS Technologies, Inc.

  • Ground System Engineer

    Job Locations US-CO-Schriever AFB
    Job ID
  • Minimum Clearance Required



    Functional Responsibilities:                                                                               

    ISYS Technologies is seeking a Ground System Engineer.



    • TS/SCI


       Job Duties:

    • Utilize strong analytical and troubleshooting approach / skills as required
    • Perform software maintenance support for Linux, AIX, SGI, PC compatible computers, and associated switching, network, and communications circuits and equipment
    • Provide feedback to Software Depot on software problems
    • Provide limited SYBASE system administration support for multiple system databases
    • Provide limited UNIX system administration support
    • Participate in software version testing and evaluation and provides feedback to the development and test community
    • Assist Configuration Management in software upgrades and changes
    • Document all software problems and follows up with accurate resolution
    • Interfaces with personnel to ensure proper operation of the software and hardware and ensures the timely resolution to problems and/or deficiencies
    • Maintain Access Control and works closely with System Administrators to ensure proper system operation and that problems are resolved with minimal downtime
    • Provide maintenance and support for on-going systems, including monitoring of system performance and data backups
    • Identify source of software problems and determines appropriate solutions


    Experience Requirements:


    • General knowledge/skill of UNIX and/or LINUX
    • Basic knowledge of software scripting
    • Must be willing and able to work a shift schedule, which includes weekends and holidays supporting 24x7 operations
    • Position requires occasional travel to Boulder, CO and Colorado Springs, CO
    • Strong communication skills
    • Ability to work as a member of a team in a dynamic environment

    Desired Experience:


    • Satellite Operations experience
    • C2 System Anomaly Resolution experience
    • Satellite Ground Systems operations experience
    • Experience with SBIRS, DSP, GEO, HEO
    • AIX, LINUX, Shell Scripting, Perl, Python
    • Sybase database
    • Strong personal interaction skills



    Essential Requirements - Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job with or without reasonable accommodation.

    While performing the duties of this job, the employee will regularly sit, walk, stand and climb stairs and steps. May require walking long distance from parking to work station. Occasionally, movement that requires twisting at the neck and/or trunk more than the average person, squatting/ stooping/kneeling, reaching above the head, and forward motion will be required. The employee will continuously be required to repeat the same hand, arm, or finger motion many times. Manual and finger dexterity are essential to this position. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, depth perception and telling differences among colors. The employee must be able to communicate through speech with clients and public. Hearing requirements include conversation in both quiet and noisy environments. Lifting may require floor to waist, waist to shoulder, or shoulder to overhead movement of up to 20 pounds. This position demands tolerance for various levels of mental stress.


    ISYS Technologies is an Engineering and Information Technology Company focused on providing Services to the Federal and State Government. ISYS offers a competitive compensation program and comprehensive benefits package to our employees including Health/Dental/Vision/PTO and more. ISYS Technologies is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.


    US Citizenship is required.


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