• Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #2445

Title: Systems Administrator – Space/Satellite Systems
Clearance: Top Secret/SCI 

Company Overview: 
Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies.  Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks. 

 Our Tactical Space Systems Division is seeking multiple System Administrators to support Tactical Space Systems Division in their development and deployment of satellite ground software to customer resources while implementing Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) pipelines in an agile environment.

To be successful in this role, you should enjoy learning and learn quickly, be motivated by the opportunity to solve hard problems with challenging boundary conditions, work well with a motivated and mission-focused team, enjoy working with both speed and accuracy, and take great pride in your work and the work of the team(s).  You should have demonstrated experience in technical problem solving, to include decomposition, root cause analysis, solution development, implementation, and monitoring.  System administrators will be a critical member of one or more Agile Scrum Teams.  After hours or extended work week hours may be required.


  • Demonstrated expertise in administering either Windows or Linux file servers and managing a user base
  • System Patching Account Management 
  • Permission Management Patch Installation 
  • Patch Management (Source to Destination)
  • COTS Product Deployment and Maintenance 
  • Manual Vulnerability Remediation 
  • Software License Management (Installation and Configuration of licenses)
  • System and Security Log Review
  • Hardware, Network, Software troubleshooting
  • Touch Labor Break/Fix
Attach a resume file. Accepted file types are DOC, DOCX, PDF, HTML, and TXT.

We are uploading your application. It may take a few moments to read your resume. Please wait!