Backup Administrator - Military veterans preferred

Unisys Corporation - Federal Systems (


  full-time   employee   contract

District of Columbia
United States

We are currently seeking a motivated, career and customer-oriented Backup Administrator to begin an exciting and challenging career with Unisys Federal Systems.

The backup and recovery system administrator will help Team Unisys successfully operate and maintain classified and unclassified DOD back-up and recovery systems. This position will assist in supporting the data protection of 800+ Windows and Linux servers (physical and virtual) as well as the protection of NAS data. The job requires configuring and supporting backup schedules as well as file restores. Participation in Disaster Recovery exercises is required. This job includes demonstrating knowledge and skills associated with backing up various systems such as Exchange, SQL Server, SharePoint, Windows, Linux, and VMware.


Position Requirements:

-High School degree and 4 years overall experience relevant to this position.

-Hands-on experience in environments with multiple networks and multiple security domains
- Hands-on experience with systems design and development
- Working knowledge of Windows services, clustered systems, and storage architecture.
-Possession of excellent analytical, conceptual, and problem-solving skills
- Hands-on experience with environments where IT services are internally managed and provided or where services are provided by a third-party service provider
-Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure and constantly changing environment
-Positive team attitude and strong work ethic

About Unisys

Do you have what it takes to be mission critical?

Your skills and experience could be mission critical for our Unisys team supporting the Federal Government in their mission to protect and defend our nation, and transform the way government agencies manage information and improve responsiveness to their customers.  As a member of our diverse team, you’ll gain valuable career-enhancing experience as we support the design, development, testing, implementation, training, and maintenance of our federal government’s critical systems.

Apply today to become mission critical and help our nation meet the growing need for IT security, improved infrastructure, big data, and advanced analytics.

Unisys is a global information technology company that solves complex IT challenges at the intersection of modern and mission critical. We work with many of the world's largest companies and government organizations to secure and keep their mission-critical operations running at peak performance; streamline and transform their data centers; enhance support to their end users and constituents; and modernize their enterprise applications. We do this while protecting and building on their legacy IT investments. Our offerings include outsourcing and managed services, systems integration and consulting services, high-end server technology, cybersecurity and cloud management software, and maintenance and support services. Unisys has more than 23,000 employees serving clients around the world.

Unisys offers a very competitive benefits package including health insurance coverage from first day of employment, a 401k with an immediately vested company match, vacation and educational benefits. To learn more about Unisys visit us at

Unisys is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) - Minorities, Females, Disabled Persons, and Veterans.

Req ID = 2019-7172