Senior Windows System Administrator - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


Job Description

SAIC is seeking a Senior Windows Administrator with Virtualization experience to support our Government customer from Vienna, VA.

• The Senior Windows Administrator is responsible for the design, installation, configuration, and implementation of the Windows infrastructure which includes Active Directory, servers, and workstations.

• The ideal candidate should have a demonstrated enterprise level experience in maintaining physical and virtual servers and hosts.

• The duties include, monitoring, managing, maintaining, and troubleshooting a Windows environment as well as mentoring Mid-level and Junior Administrators.

• The candidate should be able to be a leading contributor on large projects, be a self-starter, and able to work operate in a collaborative environment.





Required Education/Experience

• Bachelor's Degree and 10 years of relevant experience. Additional work experience is acceptable in lieu of a Degree.

Required Experience/Skills/Attributes

• Able to create and manage solutions at enterprise level using GPOs, Scripting and other tools.

• Able to manage multiple projects and or efforts.

• Solid knowledge of Active Directory, GPOs, DNS, and the ability to maintain other Windows core services.

• Ability to learn new products and technologies.

• Ability to monitor and respond to system issues and resolve them in a timely manner.

• Experience working in a Mid-size to Large environment

• Ability to manage own projects and solutions on time.

• Ability to create and manage work instructions, system and project documentation

• Excellent communication skills to explain technical information and requirements effectively to others both orally and written.

• Outstanding customer service and time management skills, strong sense of ownership, and a can do attitude

Desired Experience/Skills/Attributes

• Understanding of Privileged Access Manager PAM solutions and associated tools.

• Understanding of Identity & Access Mgmt systems i.e. Acronis, SailPoint and CyberArk

• Working experience administering MS Exchange

• Hands-on experience with BlackBerry and/or MDM solutions

• BigFix experience a Plus.

• Practical scripting knowledge to automate tasks and processes

• Management and development of monitoring tools, such as CA Spectrum is a plus

• Tivoli Storage Manager and Veeam.

• Virtualization experience with products like VMware vSphere.

• Understanding of SAN and NAS storage systems.

• Demonstrated ability of hardening the Windows operating system to security standards and benchmarks, such as the DISA STIG, or CIS Benchmarks.

Clearance Requirement:

• Must be able to obtain a Public Trust Clearance prior to starting work.