Vencore Cloud Computing/Server Administrator in College Park, Maryland


Vencore Labs (formerly Applied Communication Sciences) is a self-sustaining research center within Vencore that provides applied research and engineering to enable government agencies, utilities and commercial enterprises to fully exploit the future of communications, data analytics and cyber security. From smart grid to smart phones, intelligent highways to intelligent battlefields, Vencore Labs’ 200 scientists, engineers and analysts are consistently creating generation-after-next technologies and solutions. In doing so, our labs are helping to transform traditional government research. We connect our customers to advanced research and technology helping them to develop solutions to their toughest challenges. Accelerating the arc of transformation — from research to engineering to products — that’s what we focus on each day at Vencore Labs.

Vencore Labs is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

  • Use OpenStack to set up a cloud-computing cluster
  • Procurement, setup, and deployment of high-performance servers for building a cloud-computing environment and then administering that cloud
  • Deploy 5th generation mobile core networks (5G)
  • Expected to take primary responsibility for setting up and making the environment available for researchers to understand critical developments in 5G research
  • MUST be a US Citizen with willingness to apply for a security clearance (due to federal government contract requirements)
  • Experience performing the responsibliities listed above
  • Understanding of distributed systems
  • Knowledge of:

  • Computer networks;

  • Software Defined Networking (SDN); and
  • Communications troubleshooting

  • Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in a related field (e.g. Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, etc.)


US-MD-College Park

Job ID 2017-47724

# of Openings Remaining 1

Category Scientific

Residency Status U.S. Citizenship Required

Clearance No Clearance Required

Employee Type Regular

Time Type Full Time