Systems Administrator (Master) Job



  Full Time   Employee

United States

Systems Administrator (Master) (Job Number:422509)


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 and fourteen (14) years or more experience; Masters and twelve (12) years or more experience; PhD or JD and nine (9) years or more experience

Provides technical/management leadership on major tasks or technology assignments. Establishes goals and plans that meet project objectives. Has domain and expert technical knowledge. May direct and control activities for a client, having overall responsibility for financial management, methods, and staffing to ensure that technical requirements are met. Interactions involve client negotiations and interfacing with senior management. Decision making and domain knowledge may have a critical impact on overall project implementation. 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: Oct 13, 2016, 1:58:17 PM
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
Travel: None
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

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

To apply for this job, contact:
Jane Ormerod

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