Senior Systems Administrator

Job Locations US-VA-Chantilly
Requisition ID
Position Category
Technical Support / Help Desk
Top Secret/SCI w/Poly
Space & Intelligence


Senior Windows Systems Administrator that has experience in VMWare virtual hosting environments, MS Windows Server 2012-2019 administration, Windows PowerShell scripting, Active Directory, VDI and NetAPP storage solutions. Applicant should be able to design and develop complex solutions without assistance from peers. Daily duties include O&M of virtual environments, patching, updating anti-virus and resolving security vulnerabilities. Should also be able to review peers' designs and ensure solution is sound. Must be able to work in a large team environment and collaborate when needed. 


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • O&M of large virtual hosting environment consisting of approximately 300 servers across 10 systems. 

  • Must also provide tier 2/3 support of Windows environment from a sys admin perspective 


Basic Qualifications: 

  • Requires a Bachelor degree AND at least 12years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10years of prior relevant experience preferred or 16 years experience in lieu of degree.

  • Clearance: Must have an active TS/SCI with Poly - position requires the candidate pass both a customer required medical and psychological screening

  • 5 years of experience in Windows System Administration 

  • Must understand virtual server technologies 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • VMWare Vcenter expertise 

  • NetAPP storage expertise

Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

Target Salary Range

$112,000 - $179,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.


An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.


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