Systems Administrator I

AEVEX Aerospace
Tampa, FL
Added: April 26, 2024
The Systems Administrator I will be a full-time onsite role that will be responsible for maintaining and supporting the growing user base and infrastructure across 3 small sites in Tampa, FL. The ideal candidate will have experience with Active Directory, network troubleshooting, and server administration as well as a high level of customer service soft skills.

Essential Functions

  • Manage and maintain our Active Directory/Office365/Azure environment including user accounts, group policies, and security groups.
  • Device Inventory and Asset Management
  • Device Imaging and Deployment to new hires
  • Perform routine maintenance and updates to servers, desktops, and network equipment.
  • Troubleshoot network issues and outages to ensure timely resolution.
  • Monitor system logs and alerts to identify and address potential security threats.
  • Collaborate with the IT team to ensure system performance and availability meet or exceed established service levels.
  • Participate in the deployment and maintenance of new hardware and software systems.
  • Document system configuration and procedures, and ensure that documentation is kept up to date.
  • Provide support and guidance to end-users in the use of IT systems and applications.
  • Adhere to established IT policies and procedures, including security and compliance guidelines.

Standard Essential Functions

  • Regular and reliable attendance on a full time basis [or in accordance with posted schedule].
  • Responsible for exhibiting professional behavior with both internal and external business associates that reflects positively on the company and is consistent with the company's policies and practices.
  • Embodies AEVEX's cultural values and aligns daily actions with department goals and company culture.


  • Knowledge of Windows Server operating systems and related technologies.
  • Experience with virtualization technologies such as VMware or Hyper-V.
  • Familiarity with network protocols, including TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, and VPN.
  • Understanding of security and compliance standards such as NIST and CMMC.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new technologies quickly.

Education / Certifications

  • A bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field is preferred or equivalent experience.


  • 1-3 years of experience in system administration, with a focus on Active Directory and network infrastructure.

Physical Requirements

  • Occasionally required to stand for extended periods of time
  • Frequently required to sit, and to reach to use computers and other office equipment

Security Clearance

  • Ability to obtain/maintain a Secret DoD clearance, U.S. Citizenship required.

AEVEX provides a full suite of comprehensive benefits, including a 401(k)-retirement plan, comprehensive Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability and Life insurance group coverage with a portion of the premiums paid by the company, professional development funds, and an Employee Assistance Plan (EAP) with counseling, legal help, child and elder care support, among other benefits.

About AEVEX Aerospace

AEVEX Aerospace, headquartered in Solana Beach, California, supports the U.S. national security mission and partner nation needs around the world by providing full-spectrum aviation, remote sensing, and analysis solutions. The company's capabilities include custom design and engineering; rapid prototyping; sensor integration and sustainment; aircraft modification and certification; flight test instrumentation and support; mission operations service; advanced intelligence data processing, exploitation, and dissemination solutions; and tailored hardware and software mission-system tools. AEVEX uses agile and customized approaches to rapidly define, develop, and deliver specialized solutions for airborne special mission needs for the U.S. Government, partner nations, and commercial businesses. AEVEX has major offices in California, Florida, North Carolina, Ohio, and Virginia.

Equal Employment Opportunity

AEVEX Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity employer. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, religious creed, color, sex (including pregnancy, breast feeding and related medical conditions), gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military and veteran status, marital status, age, protected medical condition, genetic information, physical disability, mental disability, or any other protected status in accordance with all applicable federal, state and local laws.

Applicants who are offered employment from AEVEX Aerospace, LLC ("AEVEX") will be subject to a background check by a third party. Prior to the background check being conducted, the applicant will be required to complete disclosure and authorization forms authorizing AEVEX to conduct a background check. The authorization is made in electronic form and will only be shared with individuals who have a business need to review the information to make employment decisions. During the background process, applicants will verify personal information such as the below. An applicant who provides incomplete information will be disqualified from employment at AEVEX.

  • Criminal Convictions (misdemeanor and felony).
  • Prior Employment History
  • Educational History

AEVEX reserves the right to disqualify a candidate based on the results of the background investigation.