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Are you looking for a IT SPECIALIST (SYSADMIN)? We suggest you consider a direct vacancy at Air Force Materiel Command in Eglin AFB. The page displays the terms, salary level, and employer contacts Air Force Materiel Command person


Salary: $59 966 - 77 955 per year
City: Eglin AFB
Published at: Feb 16 2024
Employment Type: Full-time
Click on "Learn more about this agency" button below to view Eligibilities being considered and other IMPORTANT information. The primary purpose of this position is to serve as a Systems Administrator, planning and coordinating the installation, testing, operation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of hardware and software systems.


Analyzes processes and problems relative to the design of systems and recommends corrective action. Reviews and suggests automated systems to improve system response time for users. Documents systems administration standard operating procedures and suggests guidance to management. Provides technical assistance, a systems advisory service, and training.


  • U.S. Citizenship Required
  • Males must be registered for Selective Service, see www.sss.gov
  • The position is subject to provisions of the DoD Priority Placement Program
  • Disclosure of Political Appointments
  • Relocation costs or other incentives may be available and considered by the organization.
  • This position may require travel.
  • This position may require drug testing and the candidate may be subject to passing a drug test upon selection.
  • Selectee is expected to be granted with and/or maintain the appropriate security clearance required for the position.
  • Selectee may be required to serve a probationary or trial period.
  • The employee may be required to work other than normal duty hours in an on-call status, which may include evenings, weekends, and/or holidays
  • Position may be determined mission critical and require employee to be called in during emergencies to support mission critical systems.
  • The work may require the employee to drive a motor vehicle. An appropriate, valid driver's license may be required for the position.
  • Position requires commercial IA certification associated with the highest level of each employees' role as appointed on the DOR/IA appointment letter.


Experience requirements are described in the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Qualification Standards for General Schedule Positions, Information Technology (IT) Management Series 2210 (Alt A). Due to the use of 120-day rosters, this period of experience may be completed within 120 days of the closing date of this announcement. Click here for OPM website. SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: I have, or within 120 days of the closing date will have, at least one year of specialized experience at the next lower grade (GS-07) in Federal service or equivalent in other pay systems. Specialized experience is planning and coordinating the installation, testing, operation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of hardware and software systems, as well as knowledge of the principles, concepts, and theories of Information Technology and the standard practices method techniques of the Information Technology sufficient to perform difficult, but well precedented assignments. Analysis, evaluation, fact-finding and investigative techniques in order to gather data, identify significant factors, and recommend a solution from a number of possible alternatives AND I have IT-related experience demonstrating each of the following competencies: 1-attention to detail-performing work and conscientious about attending to detail, 2-customer service-works with clients and customers, provide information or assistance, 3-oral communication-express information to individuals or groups, 4-problem solving-identifies problems, determines accuracy of information. NOTE: Due to the use of 120-day rosters, this period of experience may be completed within 120 days of the closing date of this announcement. OR EDUCATION: I have successfully completed a master's or equivalent graduate degree OR 2 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to a master's degree or equivalent graduate degree in computer science, engineering, information science, information systems management, mathematics, operations research, statistics, or technology management or a degree that provided a minimum of 24 semester hours in one or more of the fields identified above and required the development or adaptation of applications, systems or networks. NOTE: You must submit a copy of your transcripts. FEDERAL TIME-IN-GRADE (TIG) REQUIREMENT FOR GENERAL SCHEDULE (GS) POSITIONS: Merit promotion applicants must meet applicable time-in-­grade requirements to be considered eligible. One year at the GS-07 level is required to meet the time-in-grade requirements for the GS-09 level. TIG applies if you are in a current GS position or held a GS position within the previous 52 weeks. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (KSAs): Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the following areas: Knowledge of the principles, methods, and practices for integrating information system components sufficient to plan, coordinate, and administer computer systems, and optimize system performance. Knowledge of the latest advancements in technology to initiate corrective or preventative action to ensure optimum performance of the system. Knowledge of performance tuning tools, database management, and project management methods sufficient to optimize systems performance, troubleshoot database performance problems, and perform a wide range of systems administration functions. Knowledge of operating systems, associated devices, and the interoperability of systems sufficient to install, upgrade, troubleshoot, test, and maintain those systems; to optimize the functionality and performance of systems; and to ensure the availability, integrity, efficiency, and reliability of servers. Ability to apply methods and practices for troubleshooting, recovering, adjusting, modifying, and improving systems to solve complex problems and provide support that minimizes interruptions in service to customers. Ability to communicate orally and in writing PART-TIME OR UNPAID EXPERIENCE: Credit will be given for appropriate unpaid and or part-time work. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week. VOLUNTEER WORK EXPERIENCE: Refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service Programs (i.e., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student and social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge and skills that can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.


IF USING EDUCATION TO QUALIFY: If position has a positive degree requirement or education forms the basis for qualifications, you MUST submit transcriptswith the application. Official transcripts are not required at the time of application; however, if position has a positive degree requirement, qualifying based on education alone or in combination with experience, transcripts must be verified prior to appointment. An accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education must accredit education. Click here to check accreditation.

FOREIGN EDUCATION: Education completed in foreign colleges or universities may be used to meet the requirements. You must show proof the education credentials have been deemed to be at least equivalent to that gained in conventional U.S. education program. It is your responsibility to provide such evidence when applying.


  • Address Eglin AFB 310 W Van Matre Ave Ste 102 Eglin AFB, FL 32542 US
  • Name: Total Force Service Center
  • Phone: 1-800-525-0102
  • Email: [email protected]


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