Ukpeagvik Iñupiat Corporation/Bowhead Family of Companies Systems Administrator in Ellsworth AFB, South Dakota

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Systems Administrator

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No Travel Required


Ellsworth AFB







Bowhead seeks a Top Secret cleared Systems Administrator to join our Team at Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota. The Systems Administrator will develop and maintain Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for all routine Systems Administration functions to

assure security requirements and operational goals are met.

-- Support consists of troubleshooting hardware, software, and network related issues encountered by the supported users. Most hardware support includes Windows based client servers.

-- The installation of new software releases, system upgrades, and evaluation of new programs to address software requirements.

-- Assist with the maintenance of the security accreditations on the supported organization's IT equipment.

-- Develop IT related procedures and assess future IT needs of the organization and provide recommendations.

-- Monitor system configurations to ensure data integrity.

-- Assist in the preparation of a monthly progress report.


• Associate’s Degree or a combination of academic, military or technical training and two (2) years’ IT experience.

• Security+ Certification is required.

• Fundamental knowledge in the maintenance and management of computer software / hardware and video systems is required.

• Familiarity with network topology, communication standards, multi-protocol client server, data transmission technology, and routers/switches.

• Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) desired.

• Strong verbal and written communications skills including writing recommendations, reports, purchase justifications, memos, and miscellaneous documentation.

• Location requires a valid state issued driver’s license.

SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIRED: Requires an active Top Secret DoD security clearance. Must be eligible for Sensitive Compartmental Information (SCI) designation, which includes successfully passing a Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI). US Citizenship

is a requirement for clearance at this location

Applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug & alcohol screening and/or random drug screen, and must follow UIC’s Non-DOT Drug & Alcohol Testing Program requirements. If the position requires, an applicant must pass a pre-employment criminal background

history check. All post-secondary education listed on the applicant’s resume/application may be subject to verification.

UIC is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics EOE/AA/M/F/D/V. In furtherance, pursuant to The Alaska

Native Claims Settlement Act 43 U.S.C. Sec. 1601 et seq., and federal contractual requirements, UIC and its subsidiaries may legally grant certain preference in employment opportunities to UIC Shareholders and their Descendants, based on the provisions contained

within The Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act.

All candidates must apply online at, and submit a completed application for all positions they wish to be considered. Once the employment application has been completed and submitted, any changes to the application after submission may not

be reviewed. Please contact a UIC HR Recruiter if you have made a significant change to your application. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA), persons unable to complete an online application should contact UIC Human Resources

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UIC Government Services (UICGS / Bowhead) provides innovative business solutions to federal and commercial customers in the areas of engineering, maintenance services, information technology, program support, logistics/base support, and procurement. Collectively,

the fast-growing Bowhead Family of Companies offers a breadth of services which are performed with a focus on quality results. Headquartered in Alexandria, VA, we are recognized as one of the top 25 8(a) companies for government contracting.


  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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  • The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access

to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure

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