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IT and Project Support Specialist (553475)

Progeny Systems Corporation
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
  • Job Code
    138813678

Progeny Systems Corporation


Progeny Systems Corporation is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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Location: US-UT-Salt Lake City
Category: Technical

Job Description

Progeny Systems is a privately held, high-tech small business that provides premium systems, services, and products for the Department of Defense, government agencies and commercial clients. We are a technology leader in numerous areas including: technology insertion; acoustic sensors; signal processing; combat systems; torpedoes; cyber security; biometrics; knowledge management; undersea vehicles; open architecture; electromagnetic maneuver warfare; electronics packaging; and image/video processing/analysis. Progeny Systems is seeking an IT/Project Support Specialist for our Salt Lake City, UT office. The ideal candidate will perform Information Technology and Information System Security support tasks for a small engineering office.

In addition, the candidate will also provide engineering project support on various projects. The candidate must possess keen attention to detail, must be reliable, and must be capable of working effectively as part of a team.

***This position requires the applicant to hold an active DoD Clearance***

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Provide IT support for secure development systems
    • System backups, user management, computer equipment installation
    • Hardware and software installation and configuration
    • System preparation and checkout
    • BIOS, OS and application software patch management
  • Perform Information Systems Security functions
    • Collaborate with ISSM and FSO on implementation of NISPOM, ODAA, DAAPM, RMF, STIG, and other DCSA security requirements
    • Assist with continuous monitoring of system security and maintain relevant security logs
    • Maintain POA&M, work with ISSM and FSO for modification approval, and implement approved changes
  • Provide engineering project support
    • Tracking action items
    • Tracking project milestones
    • Participate in configuration management tasks
    • Coordinate with other departments


Skills/Requirements

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Willing to continually learn and adapt to new project requirements and areas of responsibility.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong understanding of Windows 10 and Linux-based systems (CentOS / Red Hat a plus)
  • Working knowledge of scripting languages
  • Understanding of operating systems and networking
  • Proficiency in IT security fundamentals
  • Familiar with LDAP, NFS, SSH, and NTP
  • Knowledge of RMF and/or NISPOM
  • Familiar with vulnerability scan tools (ACAS and SCAP)

Education/Experience

B.S. in Information Technology, Computer Science or a related field

***This position requires the applicant to hold an active DoD Clearance***

Physical and Mental Requirements for all positions:
Prolonged stationary periods at a desk
General ability to operate computer and other productivity machinery such as calculator, copy machine, printer, etc.
Ability to lift and transport up to 15 pounds at times
Effectively communicate with others
Ability to stay focused and provide attention to detail.
Ability to think analytically and apply problem solving skills to scenarios throughout the course of the workday

ACCOMMODATION REQUEST

If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please contact our recruiting department at hr@progeny.net or call 703.368.6107. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.





Benefits:

To learn more about the Benefits offered by Progeny Systems, including a minimum $1,000 sign-on bonus for all new hires, please visit our website at http://www.progeny.net/careers.

About Progeny Systems

Progeny Systems is a privately held, high-tech small business that provides premium systems, services, and products for the Department of Defense, government agencies and commercial clients. We are a technology leader in numerous areas including: technology insertion; acoustic sensors; signal processing; combat systems; torpedoes; cyber security; biometrics; knowledge management; undersea vehicles; open architecture; electromagnetic maneuver warfare; electronics packaging; and image/video processing/analysis.

Progeny System's ability to leverage flexibility, rapid turnaround, customer responsiveness, and encourage an environment for experimental research has been critical to our success in developing, producing and supporting numerous mission critical national defense systems.

Progeny has provided highly complex products/programs to the United States Government in collaboration with the following agencies, among others:

- United States Navy

- United States Air Force

- United States Army

- Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

- National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA)




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Posted: 2021-06-10 Expires: 2021-07-11
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