System Administrator


Arlington, VA

Industry: Staffing & Recruiting


5 - 7 years

Posted 287 days ago

  by    Kushagra Mohan

This job is no longer available.

Job Title: System Admin


Location: Arlington, VA


Duration: Fulltime


Job Description

?        Perform Microsoft Windows Server administration in an Active Directory environment;

?        Provide administration and maintenance of end users? computers and associated systems in various LAN/WAN environments;

?        Contribute to computer and networksecurity using a variety of security-based software products and hardware appliances;

?        Provide some corporate networking and infrastructure device(s) support;

?        Manage data backup and restoration systems for the local facility;

?        Administer PBX and/or VoIP phone systems;

?        Maintain software licensing records and provide support to IT budget planning sessions;

?        Mentor other IT staff; Other duties, as assigned.


?        Active Top Secret security clearance with SCI access;

?        Bachelor?s Degree in an Information Technology related discipline and/or current, applicable industry-standard certifications (MCSA, CCNA, Security+, Linux+);

?        Minimum of 5years working as a Windows System Administrator, Network Administrator or similar role; 

?        Must have or be able to obtain a Security+CE or equivalent certification for DoD 8570 IAT Level II or higher within 90 days of employment;

?        Extensive knowledge of Windows Server (primarily 2008 R2/2012 R2) including Active Directory, DNS, Group Policy, DFS, and DHCP;

?        Experience with classified information system Cyber Security tools and technologies (Nessus/ACAS, WSUS, SCAP), collaboration with Cyber Security professionals, contributing to System Security Plans, drafting network diagrams and topologies;

?        Proficient understanding of computer hardware configuration, software, and operating systems (primarily Windows7);

?        Strong interpersonal skills, ability to work autonomously and on a team;

?        Strong written communication skills and the ability to document/diagram IT systems and procedures;

?        Must be able to lift 25 pounds.

Preferred Qualifications & Experience:

?        Proficient understanding of networking and infrastructure devices, protocols, and services, and virtual private networking configuration & management;

?        IT project management and budgeting experience;

?        Experience with corporate integration of mobile devices;

?        Experience in one or more of the following:

?        Microsoft Exchange 2010 or higher, Server Virtualization (Hyper-V) in a clustered environment with a SAN, Sharepoint2013 or higher, and/or Skype for Business Server; 

?        Experience with backup methodologies, some knowledge of Symantec Backup Exec is desired;

?        Administrative level knowledge of Linux/Unix is desired;

?        Mentoring abilities and/or leadership skills within an Information Technology organization