Posted: 01/09/2022


Encantado Technical Solutions (ETS) is an unpopulated Small Business Administration-approved mentor-protégé joint venture between Edgewater Federal Solutions, Inc. and ECS Federal, LLC. ETS is bolstered by second-tier subcontractors Information International Associates (IIA) and Amentum. ETS provides comprehensive enterprise and mission-embedded IT support for the $400 – $700 million Third-Party Telecommunications and Information Technology Support Services contract at Sandia National Laboratories. ETS is currently recruiting for a variety of cleared and uncleared IT positions with on-site and remote opportunities in New Mexico and California. As ETS is unpopulated, employees will work for one of the four companies listed above.

Mission Computing Services (MCS) provides IT resources to mission organizations at the Laboratories, one being the Server System Administrator. The Subcontractor shall provide Server System Administrator support and assist customers with server needs, including architecture design and consultations, building, configuring maintaining and troubleshooting physical and virtual servers.  

Encantado Technical Solutions is hiring a Systems Architect supporting the Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, NM.  

  • Work on independent services and architecture tasks along with helping upgrades, troubleshooting) the team advance plan, develop and support solutions strategies related to application, server, software, and /engineering/administrating each 
  • Establish system information requirements using analysis of the information engineer(s) in the development of enterprise-wide or large-scale information systems 
  • Help design architecture to include the software, hardware, and communications to support the total requirements as well as provide for present and future cross-functional requirements and interfaces 
  • Work independently on assignments which support organizational and customer projects, programs, and business operations 
  • Develop solutions to specific problems related to issues of moderate scope, complexity, and impact with either internal or external customers 
  • Recommends updates to policies and general business operations and activities 
  • May recommend changes to methods or processes and occasionally leads teams and participates in planning, conducting, and reporting on projects 

Skills Required: 
  • Administering operating systems 
  • Scripting 
  • Windows and Linux physical and virtual server management 
  • Windows and Linux administration (upgrades, patching and security compliance requirements) 
  • Windows and Linux troubleshooting experience (setup, account management, file service, network configuration, license management, application hosting and end-user application support) 
  • Know-how on working with application vendors to understand, implement and maintain applications in a Linux environment 
  • Bachelors degree and 7 years of relevant experience

Desired Skills: 

  • Technical hands-on experience 
  • Classified support experience STIG (Security Technical Implementation Guidance) familiarity or experience 
  • Familiarity of adherence to SNL Cyber policies or equivalent technical experience 
  • Continuous adherence to SNL Security and Safety directives or equivalent technical experience 
  • General and specific tasks noted in the tasks sections, as assigned by the Customer Team Manager/Lead or Service Manager, are required 
  • Be able to adjust to the nature of work requested, location and work hours are established to provide continuity of services when customer program teams typically require assistance and may be adjusted to meet customer priorities 
  • Able to handle multiple work requests by in-person contact, phone/email/IM requests, and ticket receipts. All work performed shall be documented in tickets, project tracking tools, or reported in team status meetings.  
  • Be able to update system documentation shall be maintained per SNL and team standards 
  • Be able to handle all levels of security requirements  

It has been and continues to be the policy of Encantado Technical Solutions to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, and/or other status protected by applicable law. Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, as a condition of employment, all employees are required to be fully vaccinated. An employee is considered fully vaccinated two weeks after receiving the second dose of a two-dose COVID-19 vaccine or one week after receiving a single-dose COVID-19 vaccine. All newly hired employees will be required to provide proof of vaccination.