IT Specialist

Barrios Technology


Job Description

Our long-term client relationship with Jacobs has led to a need for an IT Specialist on the JSC Engineering, Technology, and Science (JETS) contract at Johnson Space Center (Houston, TX).

 

JETS provides products and technical services related to human operations in space through development and integration of a broad spectrum of engineering requirements. This includes human spacecraft flight and flight development products, human exploration mission planning for NASA, institution support services, and new technology development.

 

Barrios Technology Ltd. is a woman-owned and operated small business headquartered in Houston, Texas. For over 40 years we have provided a full spectrum of engineering, operations, and related technology services in support of the aerospace community – both government and commercial. At Barrios we focus on you, the employee. We support your professional development and work to ensure that you can maintain a healthy work/life balance. Our employees are at the forefront of our decision making.

 

Our primary government work is with NASA and is conducted at the Johnson Space Center (JSC) in Houston, TX and the Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) in Huntsville, AL.  Barrios employees make significant contributions to our nation’s space program by providing expertise that advances our presence in low Earth orbit and lays the groundwork for future missions to the Moon through our work on the International Space Station, Orion, Gateway, and Space Launch System.  Barrios employees are also actively participating in the growth of the commercial spaceflight industry through partnerships with Sierra Space, Dynetics, Northrup-Grumman, and Intuitive Machines.

 

  • Boeing on the Boeing Engineering and Technical Services (BETS) contract at JSC and MSFC
  • Jacobs Technology on the JSC Engineering and Technical Services (JETS) contract at JSC
  • COLSA Corporation on the Huntsville Operations Support Center (HOSC) contract at MSFC
  • Rothe Development, Inc. on the Joint Operations, Integrated Systems Technology (JOIST) Contract  at JSC
  • Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) Commercial Resupply Services 2 (CRS2) contract in Colorado and Houston
  • Leidos Innovations on the Cargo Mission Contract (CMC)3 at JSC
  • Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems (formerly Orbital ATK) on the CRS1 contract in Houston, TX and Virginia
  • British Petroleum (BP) in Houston, TX
  • Stinger Ghaffarian Technologies, Inc.(SGT) / KBRwyle on the Mission Systems Operations (MSOC) contract at JSC
  • Stinger Ghaffarian Technologies, Inc. (SGT)/ KBRwyle on the Integrated Mission Operations Contract II (IMOC II) contract at JSC
  • KBRwyle on the Fully Integrated Lifecycle Mission Support Services (FILMSS) contract at Ames Research Center

The Information Technology (IT) Specialist will:

  • Serve as a point of contact (POC) for users requiring assistance with IT resources
  • Process IT-related procurements and associated paperwork to include requirements, justification, compliance, and security.
  • Provide support for inventories of IT resources.
  • Provide support for employee processing activities (e.g., new hires, moves, terminations).
  • Provide support for ad-hoc IT special projects.
  • Deploy desktop application software and patches, and troubleshoot, diagnose, and resolve incidents for desktop systems and applications.
  • Respond to requests for information (i.e., data calls) originating from various sources, including the Exploration Integration and Science Directorate (EISD) and Information Resource Directorate (IRD).
  • Provide support for local and shared services (account management, storage arrays, disaster recovery, etc.).
  • Work with Windows / Mac / Linux systems and networking.
  • Perform all other assigned duties.

 


This position is posted at multiple levels. Depending on the candidate’s experience, position requirements and business needs, we reserve the right to consider candidates at any level for which this position has been advertised. 

 

Required Education/Experience/Skills:

  • Typically has a BS degree in a computer or system science discipline from an accredited college or university, and five (5) years of progressive, relevant experience, or an MS degree in a computer or system science and four (4) years of progressive experience, or Ph.D. degree in a computer of system science discipline.

OR

  • BS degree in a computer or system science discipline from an accredited college or university, and ten (10) years of progressive, relevant experience, or an MS degree in a computer or system science discipline and eight (8) years of progressive experience, or a Ph.D. degree in a computer or system science discipline and four (4) years of progressive experience. Requires demonstrated technical expertise in engineering systems design and analysis.

 

  • Basic knowledge of networking and network security.

 

 

Essential Requirements:

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen and successfully complete a U.S. government background investigation.
  • Proof of COVID – 19 vaccination status (vaccination card) will be required for employment otherwise a request for medical or religious accommodation is necessary.
  • Applicant selected may be subject to government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
  • Work may involve sitting for extended periods.
  • May require lifting and carrying up to 25 lb.
  • Must have sufficient mobility to enter areas of test facilities where necessary.
  • Generally an office environment, but can involve inside or outside work depending on task.
  • Standard office equipment (PC, telephone, fax, etc.)
  • Regular attendance in accordance with established work schedule is critical.
  • Ability to work outside normal schedule and adjust schedule to meet peak periods and surge requirements when required.
  • Must be able to work in a team atmosphere.
  • Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation.
  • Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others.
  • This position may require some commuting and traveling to other installations as needed.

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  • Must be a U.S. Citizen and successfully complete a U.S. government background investigation.
  • Management has the prerogative to select at any level for which this position has been advertised.
  • Proof of COVID – 19 vaccination status (vaccination card) will be required for employment otherwise a request for medical or religious accommodation is necessary.

 

 Barrios Technology is an Equal Employment Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

 

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