Full Time Employee
Systems Administrator (Senior) (Job Number:422508)
SAIC is looking for a Systems Administrator in Vicksburg, MS, Stennis, MS, Dayton, OH, APG, MD and Maui, HI.
This candidate performs high-level, day-to-day operational maintenance, support, and upgrades for complex operating systems, workstations and servers. Coordinates, directs and performs complex 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. Continually monitors and tunes multiple systems to achieve optimum performance levels. Ensures workstation/server data integrity by evaluating, implementing, and managing appropriate software and hardware solutions of varying complexities. Ensures data/media recoverability by developing and implementing a schedule of system backups and database archive operations. Plans and implements the modernization of servers. Develops, implements and promotes standard operating procedures and schedules. Conducts hardware and software audits of workstations and servers to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines. Incumbent develops and implements new standards, policies and procedures. Incumbent in this job works closely with Network and Systems Analysts to help determine and develop the systems that will be implemented.
This candidate is responsible for the following:
(a) Troubleshoots network and computer system hardware and software failure.
(b) Responsible for day-to-day operations of network and computer systems.
(c) Monitors network performance and communications links.
(d) Implements procedures to secure and protect system against unauthorized use.
(e) Implements system backup procedures.
(f) Maintains web servers, email servers, file servers, application servers, and database servers.
(g) Installs new hardware and software.
(h) Provides support to system users.
(i) Documents system administration procedures.
(j) Maintains knowledgebase of problems and solutions for ready reference.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors or years experience in lieu of a degree and nine (9) years or more experience; Masters and seven (7) years or more experience ; PhD or JD and four (4) years or more experience.
Possesses and applies a comprehensive knowledge across key tasks and high impact assignments. Plans and leads major technology assignments. Evaluates performance results and recommends major changes affecting short-term project growth and success. Functions as a technical expert across multiple project assignments. May supervise others.
SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability
Job Posting: Nov 23, 2016, 10:10:13 AM
Primary Location: United States-MS-JACKSON
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: No
Shift: Day Job
Other Locations: United States-HI-FLEXWORK, United States-HI-WAHIAWA, United States-OH-DAYTON, United States-MS-STENNIS SPACE CENTER, United States-HI-HONOLULU, United States-MD-APG
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