Windows System Administrator


ADNET systems is looking for a Microsoft Windows System Administrator to help manage systems in the Astrophysics Science Division (ASD) at Goddard Space Flight Center. The ASD does cutting edge astronomical research in a number of disciplines.

The computing environment contains a mixture of several hundred Windows, Mac and Linux computer systems used to support scientific research and instrument development. A team of systems administrators works to find creative solutions that enhance IT security while enabling the science.

Required qualifications:

  • Three or more years of experience building and managing Microsoft Windows computers
  • Knowledge of Windows Subsystem for Linux
  • Gathering requirements for and designing new systems for users
  • Powershell scripting
  • Knowledge of security procedures and processes best practices
  • US Citizenship

Desired qualifications:

  • Mac and/or Linux computer system management
  • Scripting/programming experience
  • Centralized management tools such as Windows Group Policy Objects, Windows Server Update Service, PDQ, BigFix (especially writing and debugging fixlets), etc.
  • Experience in a government computing, scientific laboratory and server room environments

ADNET Systems, Inc. is working with Goddard Space Flight Center to fulfill NASA’s vision for space exploration, and working with the Science and Exploration Directorate to fulfill its many missions

ADNET Systems, Inc. is an employee-centric company, committed to providing premier benefits that support our employees and their families. With affordable medical and dental plans coupled with leading disability and life insurance options, ADNET offers our employees the benefits most sought after by today’s professional candidate. Furthermore, our benefits package features the extras that distinguish us from other small businesses, ensuring our high employee retention that our customers appreciate. Some features of our compensation plans and environment perks include:

  • Annual Leave/Sick Leave
  • Military and Family Emergency Leave
  • Paid Holidays
  • Performance Bonuses
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Plans
  • Direct Deposit Payroll
  • 401K Plan with Company Matching and Immediate Vesting
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • In-house Seminars/Workshops/Classes
  • Swag bags