Network Administrator (25-6) - (GLO0000XL)

  • Jacobs
  • United States-Florida-Eglin AFB-20312-SIS-05
  • Jul 27, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description



Are you interested in being part of a team that configures, operates, and maintains the network and IT infrastructure for the U.S. Air Force's 96th Test Wing and 53rd Wing? If so, join the Jacobs team and directly impact the Air Force’s ability to put weapons on target in all battlespace media.


The 96th Test Wing is the test and evaluation center for Air Force air-delivered weapons, navigation and guidance systems, Command and Control systems, and Air Force Special Operations Command systems. 


The 53rd Wing is the focal point for the combat air forces in electronic warfare and is responsible for operational test and evaluation (OT&E) of advanced equipment and systems.


Both Wings are headquartered at Eglin AFB, FL, adjacent to the white-sand beaches and crystal-clear waters of Northwest Florida’s Emerald Coast.


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We are seeking an entry level (1-3 years exp) Network Administrator, to support the 53rd Wing Technical Support Services contract, to provide the Air Force support services in the areas of network, security and test & evaluation. Position will be located at Eglin AFB, FL.


Position may be assigned to Shift 1 or Shift 2. Shift Hours, inclusive of at least 1/2 hour break, are generally 0600-1430 for Shift 1 and 1330-2200 for Shift 2.




Education and Experience:

  • Must have, and be able to maintain, an active/valid TS/SCI-eligible clearance (i.e. DCID 6/4 eligibility). 
    • Clearance investigation close date must be no older than 5 years, 6 months at the time of application or no older than 5 years, 9 months at time of hire.
  • Must be willing to submit to, and be able to pass, a CI polygraph. 
  • Must have current, and be able to maintain currency of, DoD 8570.01-M IAT-II certification. 
  • Experience supporting a small-to-medium sized network. 
  • Demonstrated exceptional customer service supporting networked devices. 
  • Working / solid foundational knowledge of current communications devices and protocols. Practical knowledge / hand-on experience in the following technologies:
    • Routers and switches: Cisco, Brocade 
    • Firewalls: Cisco ASA, FortiGate 
    • Hardware Desktop/Server 
    • Cisco Prime Software 

Summary of Position Responsibilities: 

  • Maintain firewall rules 
  • Prepare instruction manuals 
  • Document operational activities

Essential Functions 

Physical Requirements: 

  • Office setting that includes sedentary physical effort. However, may include lifting of weight up to thirty (30) pounds as necessary. 
  • Must be able to work well with co-workers and all levels of management. 
  • No hazards on job or unusual environmental conditions. Work site is located in Eglin Air Force Base, Florida.

Work Environment: 

  • Work may involve sitting or standing for extended periods of time. Position may require typing, and reading from a computer screen. 
  • Must have sufficient mobility, including but not limited to bending, reaching, and kneeling to complete daily duties in a timely and efficient manner. 
  • There is a possibility that due to parking availability and location of work, walking moderate to long distance may be required.

Equipment and Machines:

  • Ability to operate office equipment such as personal computer, printer, copy machine, telephone, fax machine and other equipment including desk supplies and other work related tools as required.


  • Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Regular attendance of scheduled hours is extremely important, but not critical, except for deadlines and meetings. 
  • Punctuality and regular attendance are necessary to meet deadlines. 
  • Must exhibit flexibility of work hours to adjust to surge situations based on critical mission requirements.

Other Essential Functions: 

Must demonstrate professional behavior at all times when dealing with customers, management and co-workers. Must have clear, concise and accurate communications skills in English, both verbal and written. Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk to employees or others. Must maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a professional manner. Independent personal transportation to work site is required. Travel to and from customer's locations may be required to support projects. This may involve airline travel. In some cases, accommodations can possibly be made for POV, if necessary. When operating any vehicle for work purposes, must wear seat belt and in addition, no cellular devices are to be used when vehicle is in motion. 


Jacobs is a global technology company, delivering solutions for a more connected, sustainable world. We test, operate, sustain, and secure critical infrastructures and weapons systems using unique technology application and agile software development capabilities to improve mission capability and operational readiness. Jacobs’ deep experience with advanced technology systems and our wide-ranging program support capabilities work together to make us a premier partner to aerospace and defense clients at locations around the world. 


 Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Jacobs does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of: race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by country, regional, or local law 

Primary Location

: United States-Florida-Eglin AFB-20312-SIS-05


: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Job Posting

: Jul 22, 2020, 11:30:23 PM


: Engineering



Job Type

: Experienced

Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Work Locations



 Eglin AFB 32542

Capabilities: Aerospace Technology and Defense Programs and Facilities