Job #: 35218
Title: System Administrator
Job Location: , Virginia - United States
Salary: $100,000.00 - $160,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Other Compensation: Yes
Employer Will Recruit From: Regional
Relocation Paid?: Negotiable
WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?
Exceptional opportunity for an exceptional candidate...! JOB DESCRIPTION
My client needs a system administrator with current Top-Secret clearance to support their north Virginia office with the ability to travel occasionally.
Be part of the team managing requests in the ticketing system for Desktop Support Services.
Configure and maintain NAS Storage, Networking, Firewall, and Directory Services such as MS Active Directory management and Group Policy administration.
Create and maintain installation and configuration Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).
Create and/or maintain end-user documentation for operating procedures.
Familiarity to run vulnerability and compliance scanning tools and have the knowledge to remediate the findings.
Including scanners, copies, printers, phones and phone services.
Maintain an accurate inventory of hardware and software licenses.
Maintain current knowledge of DoD security, technical guidelines and organizational policies.
Perform hands-on diagnostics at the desktop level, including installing and upgrading software, implementing file backups, and configuring systems and applications.
Perform monthly patching of offline Windows and Linux assets.
Perform performance monitoring, results analysis and enhancement, as well as process automation using PowerShell scripting and other available technologies.
Professionally support senior administrators, Information System Security Managers (ISSM), Information System Security Officers (ISSO), senior management, researchers and others team members supporting the customers requirements.
Provide ad-hoc travel and after-hours support for our Information Systems maintenance, patching and remediation.
Provide daily lab support, systems maintenance, problem resolution, tracing and project support.
Provide support for production and development environments.
Research and procure necessary hardware and software components required to complete a task.
Supporting senior administrators in implementing, deploying, and maintaining Linux (Red Hat, CentOS, Ubuntu) and Windows operating systems in traditional and virtualized environments across a variety of hardware solutions. QUALIFICATIONS
5 to 10 Years of experience and exceptional systems administration abilites.
Excellent problem solving, time management and organizational skills; ability to prioritize work and meet customer demands and deadlines.
Exceptional customer service, interpersonal skills, and desire to learn. Self-motivated with strong analytical, diagnostic, and troubleshooting skills.
Experience with business and engineering applications (ex. Microsoft Office, Matlab, Visual Studio, VMWare and other scientific/engineering applications).
Have current or ability to attain Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) and have or ability to pass a Counter-Intelligence (CI) Polygraph.
Must hold active Top-Secret clearance.
Travel up to 20% in support of other offices and other client or customer facilities.
Understand the basics of Linux (Red Hat, CentOS, Ubuntu) and Windows OS Administration.
Active Directory including Group Policy, LDAP backend, and Replication.
Current knowledge of DoD Ports, Protocols, and Services (PPS).
Effective utilization of Security Technical Implementation Guidelines (STIGS) and Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Content and Tools.
Enterprise Virtualization Tools.
Host Based Security System (HBSS) implementation and maintenance.
Microsoft and/or Linux technical certifications.
Multi-Factor Authentication and Public Key Infrastructure.
Web Server management.
University - Bachelor`s Degree/3-4 Year Degree
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