• Location: Herndon, Virginia
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #1771

Title: Systems Operations Specialist
Location: McLean, VA
*Clearance: Active TS/SCI w/ polygraph needed to apply *

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.


  • Supporting engineering team functions
  • Administering, maintaining, and imaging servers
  • Supporting AWS/cloud migration and maintenance

Required Qualifications:

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.
  • Minimum of 11 years related experience or relevant combination of education and experience.
  • Demonstrated experience with Windows Server 2012 and 2016
  • Demonstrated experience with AWS/C2S cloud migration
  • Demonstrated experience with administration, maintenance, and imaging of servers
  • Familiarity with Oracle databases, IBM, and Microsoft applications
  • Security Clearance Level: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph 


Equal Opportunity Employment
Cornerstone Defense is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive working environment for all employees and to upholding diversity in our recruiting and hiring processes. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, age, religion, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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