Senior Cloud Administrator in Sterling, VA

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Aerospace & Defense   •  

8 - 10 years

Posted 8 weeks ago


SAVA Workforce Solutions, an Akima Company, delivers enterprise IT and mission support solutions to the federal government, serving the federal civilian, defense, law enforcement and intelligence communities. SAVA helps our customers strengthen national security, improve communications and collaboration and secure the integrity of their data, information systems and networks. Our personnel enjoy competitive benefits packages and challenging roles in work environments committed to innovation, diversity and opportunity for career growth. As an Alaska Native Corporation (ANC), 100% of our company's profits go back to our 14,300 Iñupiat shareholders that have resided near and above the Arctic Circle for more than 10,000 years. Our business helps support their way of life and contributes to the survival of a culture that has thrived in a challenging environment.

SAVA is looking to hire a Senior Cloud Administrator to support a very large complex operational environments for one of our valuable customers, a reputed Federal Agency in Sterling. The position requires technical skills at Enterprise-level and must be able to quickly and efficiently troubleshoot, identify, and resolve technical issues.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide daily operational support of a global, complex, IT enterprise.

  • Demonstrates proficiency managing complex assignments.

  • Analyze system faults, review diagnostic tests, and troubleshoot Windows Operating Systems and underlying hardware to identify problems.

  • Must be able to work collaboratively, and cooperatively, as a member of a team, but also work independently and apply sound judgment and effective work prioritization without direct supervision.

  • Well-developed written and oral communication skills are required.

  • Participate in rotating 24x7 on-call support


Minimum Qualifications:

  • A minimum of either (8) years of operational experience focused on supporting large-scale Windows based environments is required.
  • Must posses an active DOD Secret clearance
  • Demonstrated experience in Windows Server 2012/2016 administration.
  • Experiencing administering web based applications is required.
  • Understanding of basic Linux and/or UNIX Operating System maintenance.
  • Capable of reviewing existing processes and identifying possible process improvements.
  • Demonstrated experience in one of the following virtual infrastructure technologies: VMware, Nutanix, Hyper-V.

Preferred Quaifications:

  • VCP, C/ASEP, NCP, MCSA/E, or CCNA/P/IE Datacenter
  • Advanced Active Directory skills such as, but not limited to: Group Policy management, AD replication, AD PowerShell commands, LDAP queries, and ADSIEdit
  • Prior experience with SAN/NAS devices, CommVault, and Cisco or HP blade systems.
  • Knowledge of server hardware location and function.
  • Understanding of network technologies (LAN vs WAN troubleshooting, VLAN identification, &c)
  • DEA suitability is highly desired

The duties and responsibilities listed in this job description generally cover the nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. This is not intended to be a complete list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required. Subject to the terms of an applicable collective bargaining agreement, the company management reserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties and to assign other duties as may be necessary. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.