System Administrator - Military veterans preferred

2018-09-19
DynCorp Recruiting (www.dyn-intl.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Oconus
Marshall Islands

 
Job Summary
 
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.
 
Principal Accountabilities
  • 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.
  • Supports media management through internal methods and procedures or through offsite storage and retrieval services.
  • Conducts routine hardware and software audits of workstations and servers to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines.
  • Develops and maintains a comprehensive operating system hardware and software configuration database/library.
  • Assists with system security and data integrity.
  • May maintain project schedules.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
Knowledge & Skills
  • Knowledge and skills may vary by system assignment.  See Other Qualifications section on job posting for position specific requirements.
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Operating Systems.
  • Advanced knowledge of business application software and relational databases.
  • Strong analytical capabilities in Application and Hardware Life Cycles and Project Management concepts.
  • Working knowledge of System Development Life Cycle and Project Management concepts.
  • Excellent communication, effective leadership and interpersonal skills.
  • Current on the latest technological advances within industry.
  • Familiarity with various software and spreadsheet applications.
  • Knowledge and skills may vary by system assignment.

Experience & Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in an associated discipline preferred.
  • Three (3) plus years of experience in Systems Administration.

Physical Requirements/Working Environment

  • Works in a normal office environment with controlled temperature and lighting conditions.
  • Extended hours of computer use.

Travel

  • Up to 75%