Windows Systems Administrator - Military veterans preferred

2018-12-13
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Macdill Afb
Florida
33608
United States

Description

JOB DESCRIPTION:


• Immediate opening for a Systems Administrator supporting C4ES USCENTCOM.


• The position is based in Tampa, Florida.


• The Systems Administrator will be responsible for maintaining and updating Windows Server environment for the USCENTCOM enterprise.


Other responsibilities include:


• Setting up administrator and service accounts, maintaining system documentation, tuning system performance, installing system wide software, validating and implementing critical system patches, and allocating mass storage space.


• Interacts with users and evaluates vendor products.


• Assist in the implementation of policies and standards related to the use of computing resources, overall strategy, design, implementation, and operational aspects of multiple systems, operating environments, and related software.


• Schedules, plans, and oversees system upgrades.


• Develops functional requirements through interaction with end-users and coordinates with development team on systematic enhancements or changes.


• Reviews the efficiency and effectiveness of the process for controlling problems.


• Performs a variety of difficult assignments associated with monitoring and controlling computer operating systems.


• Analyzes system faults and troubleshoots and runs diagnostic tests on operating systems and hardware to detect problems.


• Evaluates and installs developed software during various phases of testing.


• Reviews and prepares documentation for systems, tests and installation of software.


• Investigates and recommends methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.


• Initiates preventive maintenance on the operating systems as well as repair to system/environment problems.


• Administers systems/environment solutions for multiple projects with varying schedules.


• Interfaces with vendors for trouble calls.

 
• Supports the planning of system/environment requirements for individual projects.


• Producing management information related to problem management.


• Allocating resources to support efforts related to problem management.


• Monitoring the effectiveness of error control and making recommendations for improving.


• Ensuring problems are escalated and tracked at the proper priority level.

 


Qualifications

SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIREMENT:

• Active DoD Top Secret Clearance is required with the ability to obtain a Top Secret / SCI if hired.

• Bachelor's degree and 5+ years of progressively responsible experience is desired or 9+ year’s experience in lieu of degree.

• Experience working with Windows Server, VMware, MS Exchange and Active Directory.

• Security + CE certification is required.
 

DESIRED CERTIFICATIONS:


• ITIL V3 - MCSE