Windows System Administrator

Responsibilities also include:

• Participate in a rotating 24x7 schedule
• Operate and maintain all Production, Pre-Production, and Development systems in a Windows environment.
• Perform System Administration activities to include account management, monitoring and management of system resources (CPU, memory, disk, etc), monitoring and auditing system logs, back-up and recovery, continuity of operations, security, and managing operating systems.
• Implement and monitor the Enterprise Windows Servers testing and installation of patches, updates, additional tools and future versions of all software on a regular basis.
• Perform Systems Lifecycle management including planning, implementation, maintenance, upgrades, consolidation, and decommissioning of enterprise hardware, and software.
• Manage system requirements and derived requirements to ensure the system is compatible with defined architecture and meets customer needs.
 

Required Skills:

  • Must have a current Top Secret Clearance with SCI eligibility (SSBI within the last five years).
  • Experience with Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, and Group Policy.
  • Knowledgeable and experience in application of STIGs to secure Windows services and applications.
  • Microsoft Windows server and client administration (Windows 2008 and Windows 2012), Microsoft Exchange Server, SQL Server, Altiris, Windows Server Update Services (WSUS), SharePoint Server, Double-Take, Backups/Restore, McAfee, VMware.

Desired Certification(s): Applicable Microsoft certifications (Examples: MCSE, MCSA).

Desired Skills:

  • Advanced experience with Microsoft Windows Server 2008/2012.
  • Experience developing and maintaining Technical Documentation and instructions.
  • Must have the ability to multi-task in a dynamic environment with changing priorities.
  • Ability to work well both independently and in a team environment as needed.


Required Education (including Major):

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, or related degree and a minimum of 6 years relevant experience.
  • A Master's degree in a related discipline may substitute for two (2) years of experience.
  • A PhD may substitute for four (4) years of experience.
  • Professional experience may be considered in lieu of a degree