Peraton Corporation

  • Systems Administrator

    Job Locations US-VA-McLean
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/4/2018 1:57 PM)
    Requisition ID
    2018-6080
    Category
    Information Technology
    Clearance Status
    Active/Current
    Security Clearance
    TS/SCI/Polygraph
  • Overview

    We are seeking a Systems Administrator to join our team in support of a mission critical customer. 

     

    The System Administrator (SA) is responsible for effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware and software and related infrastructure. This individual ensures that system hardware, operating systems, software systems, and related procedures adhere to organizational values, enabling mission success.

    We seek to build a team of system administrators who can perform multiple functions. We understand that people have specialties, but seek people open to cross training and willing to apply their skills in multiple arears.

    Responsibilities

    • Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled jobs such as backups.
    • Perform regular security monitoring to identify any possible intrusions.
    • Perform daily backup operations, ensuring all required file systems and system data are successfully backed up to the appropriate media, recovery tapes or disks are created, and media is recycled and sent off site as necessary.
    • Perform regular file archival and purge as necessary.
    • Create, change, and delete user accounts per request.
    • Provide Tier II & III/other support per request from various constituencies.  Investigate and troubleshoot issues.
    • Repair and recover from hardware or software failures.  Coordinate and communicate with impacted constituencies.
    • Maintenance
    • Apply OS patches and upgrades on a regular basis, and upgrade administrative tools and utilities. Configure / add new services as necessary.
    • Upgrade and configure system software that supports GIS infrastructure applications or Asset Management applications per project or operational needs.
    • Maintain operational, configuration, or other procedures.
    • Perform periodic performance reporting to support capacity planning.
    • Perform ongoing performance tuning, hardware upgrades, and resource optimization as required.  Configure CPU, memory, and disk partitions as required.
    • Create and maintain documentation to help train employees resolve day to day issues and knowledge transfer.
    • Identify and execute process improvements and other enhancements that improve operational efficiency. 

    Qualifications

    REQUIRED

    • Bachelor’s degree and 4 years’ relevant experience, or additional 4 years’ experience without a degree. 
    • 3+ years experience providing Tier II & III support.
    • 3+ years experience investigating and troubleshooting issues.
    • DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification – CompTIA Security+

    SECURITY CLEARANCE

    • Must possess a TS/SCI security clearance with a polygraph and be able to maintain the clearance.

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