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Sr. Network Administrator / Williamtown, Australia

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E2063:Comm System Design Engr Sr
Job Description :
At Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems (RMS), we are driven by innovation and integrity. We believe that by applying the highest standards of business ethics and visionary thinking, everything is within our reach – and yours as a Lockheed Martin employee. Lockheed Martin values your skills, training and education. Come and experience your future!

Network Administrator will provide support to multiple Standard Operating Units (SOU) and Central Points of Entry (CPE). Position requires strong working knowledge of layer 2 and 3 networking along with production and administrative procedures for a highly visible F-35 program location.

The Network Administrator is responsible for providing the overall on-site maintenance and support of the ALIS internale2063 networks, firewalls and LM commercial network connection.

Additional Responsibilities will include:
1) Coordinating F-35 Network equipment installations with LM and the local Communications facilities.
2) Troubleshooting both LM and F-35 ALIS program equipment and supporting network equipment.
3) Provide technical training and supervision to teammates and clients.
4) Provide technical assistance to clients relating to operation, use, and maintenance of LM/GFE workstations and network equipment.
5) Work with customers and internal personnel to manage related IT projects and provide customer service and technical support.
6) Coordinate with LM MST on functions for this location to include technician training, customer training programs, inventory and administrative information tracking, maintenance tracking, and vendor management tasks affiliated with the F-35 ALIS Network.
7) Provide tiered troubleshooting within the scope of a Problem Management and Network Management System in support of Contractor Logistics Support and F-35 ALIS program personnel.

Relocation to Australia and continued employment is contingent upon successful completion of the OJT required at Lockheed Martin’s training locations prior to international assignment. These locations may include but are not limited to: Luke AFB, AZ; Nellis AFB, NV, Hill AFB, UT; Eglin AFB, FL; Edwards AFB, CA; Fort Worth, TX; Orlando, FL; Yuma, AZ; Beaufort, SC.

Must be willing to travel, to include Squadron CONUS/OCONUS deployments for extended periods depending on operational needs. Position may require the ability to perform in an arduous duty environment and subject to all applicable Australian government requirements.

Work Location: Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia / RAAF Base Williamtown. The OCONUS locale: Newcastle, Australia's seventh largest city, is only 100 miles north of Sydney. It is located in the heart of the Hunter Region and is bordered by a stunning coastline with beautiful beaches.

All within an hour's drive, Newcastle is ideally located to access amazing beaches in Newcastle and Port Stephens; world-class wineries in the Hunter Valley; a world-heritage listed rainforest, Barrington Tops; Australia's largest salt water lake, Lake Macquarie; and some of the world's most famous horse studs in the Upper Hunter.

Basic Qualifications
Candidates must have a final transferable Secret security clearance with a Re-investigation within the last five years. Candidates must be able to attain and maintain a US DoD Top Secret clearance. Candidates must be able to attain and maintain Special Access Program (SAP) access.

Candidates must demonstrate:
1) Strong systems & software engineering and/or system administration process background.
2) Prior Network or System Administrator experience.
3) Experience in Layer 2 and 3 Networking.
4) Experience in both Windows and Unix/Linux systems administration and operating systems.
5) Experience with network routers, switches, taps and firewalls.
6) Demonstrated ability to analyze and prepare designs for networks in relation to intrusion detection systems.
7) Ability to build and work with Network modeling tools.
8) Demonstrated experience with the management, design, and installation of servers, routers, switches, and network taps in a business environment.
9) Extensive troubleshooting experience with Unix, Linux, Windows operating systems.
10) Extensive troubleshooting experience with network hardware including but not limited to Juniper/Cisco switches, routers and Net Optics taps.
11) Working knowledge of reading blueprints and wiring server racks.
12) Network administration experience with servers and network installations/integrations.
13) Good Communication & Verbal skills.
14) Self Starter & the ability to multitask.
15) Must be willing to work off hours, to include 0300-1200, 0700-1600, 1000-1900, and/or 1500-2400 depending on operational needs.

Desired skills
1) Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to create presentation material for Base Leadership (e.g. Officers and management)
2) Proficiency in all MS Office applications
3) Familiarity with existing LM products and processes, to include Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) F-35 hardware and software
4) Certified in Security+
5) Demonstrated network administration skills, to include:
a. Setting up configuring and troubleshooting all aspects that make up Storage Area Network (SAN), logical unit number (LUN) and host bus adapter (HBA) Hardware
b. Setting up configuring and troubleshooting all aspects that make up Internet Protocol (IP) Switch Fabric architecture (Routing, Fail Over, etc)
c. Working knowledge of Networked Attached Storage (NAS) and supported protocols
d. Engineering skills required for maintaining Enterprise Server Racks
e. Strong Working knowledge of SSL/VPN security architecture with integration into multi-layered Firewall architecture
f. Understanding of Network Open System Interconnection (OSI) Model

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.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.

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.

Job Location(s): Luke AFB Arizona
Security Clearance :
Top Secret with an investigation within 5 years
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Information Technology
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Experienced Professional
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Luke Afb
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TEMPO: 5X8 - 5 days/wk 8 hrs/day (Flex & Rigid)
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Luke AFB
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