• Jr. System Admin/ Network Engineer

    Job Locations US-MN-Eagan
    Posted Date 3 days ago(7/17/2018 2:22 PM)
    # of Openings
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    NikSoft Systems Corporation is a recognized Information Technology solutions provider. Founded in 1998 and based in Reston, Virginia, NikSoft is a CMMI Level 3 Certified company with an established reputation for excellence and on-time delivery with a consistently high customer satisfaction rating from its Federal Government and private consulting contracts.


    NikSoft is currently conducting a search for a professional and experienced Jr. System Admin/ Network Engineer to add to its team in support of the United States Postal Service. The candidate will have expertise in managing cybersecurity risk both a business and agency perspective. 


    • You will be a PKI/Certificate Management Security Engineer and be trained in digital certificate management processes, and leading practices, or infrastructure IT background in some or all of the following disciplines: Systems Administration (Windows, Unix OS), Network administration, Active Directory and/or Virtualization.
    • The successful candidate will be able to leverage our existing ServiceNow and Venafi solution to receive, review requests for, and issue certificates for the organization. 
    • Consult with other members of project team and end users to identify PKI requirements and develop requirements documentation
    • Contribute to the technical direction on all areas of PKI architecture, including policies, standards, strategies, automation and governance
    • Provide guidance to key stakeholders on PKI lifecycle, processes and procedures
    • Computer security, specifically in Windows/LINUX OS environment
    • Customer focus for supporting hundreds of USPS applications / services using thousands of certificates


    • College Degree in a technical discipline, or 1+ years of professional work experience in a related field such as Public Key Infrastructure, Infrastructure IT (Systems Administration, Network Administration Windows/Linux OS, Network Administration, Active Directory and/or Virtualization
    • Familiarity with ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library) framework of Change/Incident/Problem management
    • Experience with ServiceNow
    • Strong communication skills in dealing with IT developers and system administrators
    • Experience with certificate management tools (ideally Venafi)
    • Nice to have: PowerShell or other scripting experience

    ** US Citizenship status and Active DoD Secret Clearance (preferred but not required), must successfully complete the government’s security process (required) **




    NikSoft’s competitive benefits program includes comprehensive medical and dental care, matching 401K, paid time off, flexible spending accounts, disability coverage, and other benefits that help provide financial protection for you and your family.


    NikSoft Systems Corp is fully committed to the concept and practice of equal opportunity and affirmative action in all aspects of employment.  NikSoft is an EOE M/F/Disability/Veteran employer. For more information about our other openings, please visit




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