Systems Administrator



  Full Time   Employee   Contractor

District of Columbia
United States

Systems Administrator

Position Description
CGI Federal is looking for a mid-level System Administrator with the skill set and level of experience to support the Operations and Maintenance of the Library of Congress Web Content Management System. In this role you will perform System Administration for Software that manages content and deployments for selected and other Library of Congress web properties that are used to publish static content as well as deploying some application for dynamic sites. Your future duties and responsibilities
Perform the daily activities of System Administration for the various web development and deployment systems supporting the website. Including configuration and operation of systems which may be mainframe, mini, or client/server based.
Provide System Administration for software used to manage LC blogs and selected additional content for
Multiple WordPress installations supporting internal and external customers.
Perform system administration for the Atlassion tools use as a Collaboration platform for Wiki style sites.
Also used for software development lifecycle management including bug tracking, course control and Agile process management.
Perform System Administration for software used to manage content for search and collections content and software used to internally manage ticketing and development for selected web projects including software used to internally manage audio and video for and other Library of Congress web properties.
Perform the optimizing of system operation and resource utilization, and perform system capacity analysis and planning.
Provide assistance to users in accessing and using business systems.
Commensurate experience and education.
Responsible for the day-to-day operational maintenance, support, and upgrades for operating systems, workstations and servers.
Under general supervision, performs software installations and upgrades to operating systems and layered software packages.
Schedules installations and upgrades and maintains them in accordance with established IT policies and procedures.
Monitors and tunes the system to achieve optimum performance levels.
Ensures workstation/server data integrity by evaluating, implementing, and managing appropriate software and hardware solutions.
Ensures data/media recoverability by implementing a schedule of system backups and database archive operations.
Implements and promotes standard operating procedures.
Conducts hardware and software audits of workstations and servers to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines.
Required qualifications to be successful in this role
Bachelor?s Degree and 2 years of experience (additional experience can be substituted in lieu of education)
Experience with HP/Autonomy Teamsite and OpenDeploy Content Management System or similar type tools
Experience with WordPress or similar type tools
Experience using Atlassion JIRA and Confluence
Experience with Trac or similar internally ticketing system for development of web projects
Experience with Media Management Systems for websites
The contractor employees shall be U.S. citizens in order to perform all requirements specified in this Task Order.Desired Skills Technologies:
Python, Django, SVN, Jenkins, Solr, Trac, SVN, MongoDB, Angular, NodeJS, MySQL, API Tier, and GIT
At CGI, we?re a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 65,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at

This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary depending upon specific assignment, or upon any US government security clearance if required. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, gender Identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, pregnancy, or other status protected by law. CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI?s legal duty to furnish information.

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