UIC Alaska

Network & Computer System Administrator

Information Technology
Location : Location
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain
Minimum Clearance Required
Travel Requirement
Less than 10%


Network & Computer System Administrator (DNA-2023-19304):


Bowhead seeks to network with a Network & Computer System Administrator relative to a potential opportunity, which is contingent upon award and not currently funded. The Network & Computer System Administrator will support The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Digital Networks & Applications (DNA) Department is located at the Naval Air Warfare Center in Patuxent River, MD. DNA provides Information Technology (IT) and cybersecurity services and products to NAWCAD, Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) headquarters, other Department of the Navy (DON) components, and the Fleet.


The Network & Computer System Administrator will work with government, contract personnel and vendors to support the TDM network along with IP transition telecommunications support in association with Lucent Technologies 5ESS (5 Electronic Switching System) digital switching system. 


Job duties include but are not limited to:

  • Maintain and monitor daily activities of 5ESS and perform simple and complex 5ESS switch translations for moves, adds, changes and deletes (MACD’s) of ISDN and Analog lines utilizing the Trunk Line Work Station. 
  • Support the 5ESS switch equipped with System Signaling Seven (SS7) telecommunications trunking to the public switched network.
  • Interface with the various telephone related vendors such as Verizon, AT&T, Lucent, Ventraq, Callware and others to schedule and track the installation of new services and/or maintenance of system connections, services and equipment.


  • High School Diploma OR GED Required Bachelors in IT, Computer Science, or Cyber Security highly desired.
  • Three (3+) plus years relevant professional experience
  • Experience with 5ESS and performing simple and complex 5ESS switch translations
  • Intermediate to advanced level skills in Microsoft Office software suite - Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of employees and outside contacts
  • Strong interpersonal skills and good judgment with the ability to work alone or as part of a team


Physical Demands:

  • Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds
  • Must be able to stand and walk for prolonged amounts of time
  • Must be able to twist, bend and squat periodically

SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS: Must currently hold a security clearance at the Secret level.  US Citizenship is a requirement for Secret clearance at this location.





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