Capstone Corporation System Administrator in Portsmouth, Virginia

Capstone Corporation is currently seeking a System Administrator to manage NGEN/NMCI networks, installation, configuration and interconnectivity for the Naval Sea Command (NAVSEA), located at the Norfolk Naval Shipyard in Portsmouth, VA.

This position will be filled upon contract award.

  • Installs network equipment, hardware, and software including, but not limited to switches, routers, etc., and the cabinets and infrastructure to support these devices.

  • Develops, designs, documents, maintains, evaluates, supports and provides problem resolution for computer and IT systems applications to perform a variety of technical and analytical services across the systems development life-cycle to include IT Portfolio Management.

  • Maintains or develops software/database programs/applications or demonstrates ability in installation, set-up and operation of computer systems applicable to networks.

  • Supports assessments of organization's challenges using specialized skills and knowledge.

  • Contributes to the execution of project or task plan and helps assess the impact of industry trends, policy or standard methodologies.

  • Conducts activities in support of the project team's objectives.

  • Operates aerial work platforms and scissor lifts that are necessary for the repair and installation of cabling and or conduit. The location of existing conduit being at most times 20’ to 30’, aerial runs and wireless access point installations make the use of a 60’ to 120’ high lifts a requirement, to include operation of the life in the Controlled Industrial Area (CIA) of the shipyard.

  • Is able to move and maneuver up to 50 pounds of weight (computer hardware, accessories, support equipment, etc.).

  • Possesses knowledge to operate software applications which support service desk operations (e.g. caller ticket documentation application).

  • Possesses knowledge and proficiency to work with the following test equipment: Fluke Fiber Test/Certifications Kits, DTX Cable Analyzer Series, Agilent Pro Fiber Test/Certification Kits, Noyes OTDR Fiber Test/Certification Kits, Fluke CAT5e/6 Test/Certification Kits.

  • Configures, installs and administers the following hardware/software (including, but not limited to):

  • Hardware: network switches (CISCO Nexus series 3000/5000/7000 and Cisco Catalyst series); routers (CISCO series 2800, 2900, 6500 and 7600); McAfee Firewall Enterprise; Cisco Secure Access Control System Appliance Model # 3415, Iron Port eMail Firewalls; CISCO Wireless Intrusion Prevention systems (WIPS), Aruba wireless networks, AirTight Network Devices, McAfee Firewall Enterprise, Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS), Juniper encryptors, External DNS, F5 BigIP.

  • Software: MS Windows operating systems; UNIX/Linux operating systems; SQL Server 2008/2012.

  • Cisco Secure Access Control System Ver. 5.4, Splunk, Solar Winds, Cisco ISE, and AutoCAD.

  • Wireless Network Hardware/Software: Including but not limited to; Aruba AP/WIDS Model #s 125/134/135/175, Aruba Controllers Model #s 6000/3000, AirTight Network Devices, and Aruba Airwave Management Platform (Software).

Minimum education and years of experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in an IT related discipline AND at least three (3) years of IT support experience; OR five (5) years of IT support experience.


  • Must have three (3) years of demonstrated knowledge and experience in NGEN/NMCI networks and their installation and experience of networks, their configurations, and their interconnectivity.

  • Must have the capability of communicating effectively and positively with civilian, government/military personnel, and other contractors at all levels of staff and management to assure customer satisfaction

  • The ability to move and maneuver up to 50 pounds of weight (computer hardware, accessories, support equipment, etc.)

  • Must have the ability to climb multiple flights of stairs.


  • Secret clearance with Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI).

EOE minority/female/disability/veteran

ID: 9665

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