Company Overview

For 30 years, clients in the private and public sectors have relied upon SOS International LLC (SOSi) for critical operations in the world’s most challenging environments. SOSi is privately held, was founded by its current ownership in 1989, maintains corporate headquarters in Reston, VA, and specializes in providing logistics, construction, training, intelligence, and information technology solutions to the defense, diplomatic, intelligence and law enforcement communities.

All interested individuals will receive consideration and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or protected veteran status. SOSi takes affirmative action in support of its policy to advance diversity and inclusion of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.


1-190409-8806: IT Specialist (System Admin)
LocationU.S. - Virginia - Reston
Open Date4/9/2019
  
JOB DESCRIPTION
***This position is contingent upon award of contract***

SOSi is seeking a highly qualified IT Specialist (System Admin) to support a program providing language support to our customer, including tasks such as monitoring, collection, research, and translation of foreign open source information. The contract personnel, with guidance from the customer, exploit a broad spectrum of foreign sources (internet, social media, television, newspapers, etc.), collect information and monitor those foreign sources to create products (reports, summaries, translations, etc.).

Essential Job Duties
• Ensure personnel have the appropriate network connectivity, computer hardware, computer software, and other equipment needed to do its work
• Responsible for installing, testing, and maintaining hardware and software
• Perform all system upgrades and configure all communication systems as required
• Provide continuous operations and maintenance support required to ensure at least 99% availability of the system during operating hours • All other duties as assigned
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
• Minimum of five (5-7) years’ experience installing and maintaining PC hardware and software systems
• Knowledge of installing and maintaining classified Intelligence Community (IC) communication systems
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Desired Qualities:
• Demonstrate at least three (3) years’ work experience within the Intelligence Community performing information technologies functions

Work Environment:
• Working conditions are normal for an office environment
• Ability to lift and/or move objects or packages of up to 25 lbs