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System Administrator - Database Administrator in Honolulu, HI at NOK-KaiHonua

Date Posted: 11/30/2018

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Job Description

Location:  Oahu, HI

Job Summary:

KaiHonua, LLC has an immediate opening for a System/Database Administrator to join our rapidly growing team.


Responsibilities: (Not listed in order of importance; other duties may be assigned) Must be able to perform the following with minimal guidance:

  • Perform user account maintenance
  • Apply Network Management Computer Software Configuration Item (CSCI) architecture overview
  • Monitor MUOS overall status, respond to Fault Configuration Accounting Performance (FCAP) alerts and events, maintains system status database
  • Maintain current version of operational software, databases, password administration, firewalls, and anti-virus/anti-spam applications/software on all assigned computer command, control, and monitoring equipment
  • Implement software and firmware patches, software upgrades, configuration changes, arrange for technical support for hardware repairs, and provide database for life cycle replacement
  • Perform preventive maintenance on IT systems and related equipment
  • Perform communication systems operational and diagnostic testing
  • Set up and configure IT networks and maintain system documentation
  • Assist with troubleshooting and administration of existing network systems; troubleshoot basic network problems
  • Perform routine tests of assigned system and report on results; monitor the network and report system failures
  • Maintain databases for communication systems information and network Internet Protocols (IPs)
  • Support external entities
  • Review, test, and apply Information Assurance Vulnerability Management (IAVM) patches to all information systems
  • Review and update security, software, user, and system profiles for all information systems
  • Perform information system hardware and software maintenance
  • Perform user and administrator account maintenance
  • Initiate, update, track, and complete work orders for information systems
  • Coordinate with external entities for troubleshooting, analysis, and repair of information systems
  • Develop, create, and modify general computer applications software or specialized utility
  • programs
  • Analyze user needs and develop software solutions
  • Design software or customize software for client use with the aim of optimizing operational efficiency
  • Other Duties as assigned


Headquartered in Hawaii, KaiHonua, LLC is a SBA Certified NHO 8(a) Small Business specializing in global information technology and offering professional solutions in IT Design & Installation, Cybersecurity Engineering & Support, Application Integration & Development, Software & Hardware Engineering, Network & Systems Management, Information Systems Security, and Business Management Services.

Leveraging over 30 years of providing IT services to the federal & commercial market with projects located around the world, our team possesses innovative expertise in the development of a wide range of technology solutions.  KaiHonua, LLC is an equal opportunity employer.

Our service commitment is simple - "Quality IT Solutions... On Time & On Budget."

Job Requirements


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS, or related degree
  • Equivalent combination of knowledge and specialized experience may be acceptable in lieu of a degree
  • Satisfy CSWF 8140.01 Code 45 requirements
  • Must complete EKMS 301 PQS within 30 days of start, if not already qualifiedAbility to organize, prioritize and meet deadlines
  • 7 or more years of experience in network and information systems technology with experience in Windows, SQL, DB2, Solaris, and Linux
  • Knowledge of OPNAVINST 5530.14C and NISPOM (DoD 5220.22-M)
  • Knowledge of Structured Query Language (SQL), SharePoint client and MS Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) 2007 and 2010, ASP.NET, JAVA, Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP), Extensible Markup Language (XML)/Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL), and C#
  • Capable of conveying complex information in a simplistic manner
  • Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Strong self-starter requiring minimal supervision
  • Able to take proactive measures to prevent problems rather than reactive by nature
  • Strong verbal and written communication to effectively express concepts, plans, and proposals
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen

Security Clearance:

Position requires an active DoD Top Secret security clearance


KaiHonua LLC reserves the right to change or modify job duties and assignments at any time.  The above job description is not all encompassing.  Positions functions and qualifications may vary depending on business needs.


KaiHonua LLC is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against applicants based on race, color, creed, religion, medical condition, legally protected genetic information, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition), sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or Vietnam era, or other eligible veteran status or legally protected characteristics.