Dogwood Management Partners, LLC



Dahlgren, VA

   Looking for a rewarding and challenging career with a dynamic and growing organization? Dogwood Management Partners, an SDVOSB, is seeking a Systems Administrator to support the Naval Surface Warfare Center in Dahlgren, VA. The candidate must have a Secret clearance. To be considered for work, a candidate must be a U.S. citizen or a permanent resident alien. No H1 visas or third parties please.

Position Location

Naval Surface Warfare Center in Dahlgren, VA

Position Description
The Intermediate System Administrator (SA) is responsible for installing, configuring, and maintaining operating system workstations and servers, including web servers, in support of business processing requirements.
• Performs software installations and upgrades to operating systems and layered software packages
• Schedules installations and upgrades and maintains them in accordance with established IT policies and procedures
• Maintains all hardware and software to ensure compliance with DoD and MDA IA directives
• Possesses a thorough knowledge of eMASS in order to create and maintain accreditation packages
• Submits accreditation packages to MDA IT Enterprise IAM for review and approval by DAA
• Monitors and tunes the system to achieve optimum performance levels
• Ensures workstation/server data integrity by evaluating, implementing, and managing appropriate software and hardware solutions
• Ensures data/media recoverability by implementing a schedule of system backups and database archive operations. Supports media management through internal methods and procedures or through offsite storage and retrieval services
• Develops and promotes standard operating procedures
• Conducts routine hardware and software audits of workstations and servers to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines
• Develops and maintains a comprehensive operating system hardware and software configuration database/library of all supporting documentation

Degree & Years of Experience
• College degree in Computer Science or related field
Certification Requirements
• Security+ required
• Secret clearance

   Dogwood has been consulting on Cyber Security and related IT services for commercial clients and federal agencies since 2001. We owe our success to the professionals we have been fortunate enough to hire and retain to perform to the standards set forth by leadership within our commercial clients and the federal government. For this reason, we seek only those candidates with the highest ethical standards who meet the experience requirements for the obligations we have been entrusted with. Our robust benefits package includes: Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays, Company-paid Life/AD&D, Short Term and Long Term Disability, Health Insurance with Company Contribution, 401k Plan with Company Match; up to 5%, opportunity for Employee Referral Bonus, opportunity for annual Performance Bonus and much more!

   Within your email response or in a separate attachment, please provide a few bullet points that briefly state your applicable experience from the job description above as well as any other information that you feel may be pertinent to the responsibilities of this key role. Candidates who meet this request will receive full consideration. All responses will be held in confidence. Dogwood Management Partners is an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, Veterans, Service Disabled Veterans, and those with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Take the first steps toward joining our team! Please apply to with an updated resume and use “#1597, Systems Administrator” in the subject line.

All resumes we receive, will be held in the strictest confidence.  We never share your resume with anyone without discussing it with you first.  Our ethics statement.

Dogwood Partners, Dogwood Services & Dogwood Technologies are equal opportunity employers. Minorities, disabled persons, veterans and disabled veterans are especially encouraged to apply.