Title of Position: System Administrator
Description of Position:
Education and Experience Required:
A minimum of 5 years system administrationexperience with computer systems.
Within the last 3 years, experience with either UNIX or Windows System Administration, to include user account administration, installation and configuration of workstations and peripherals, kernel parameter and disk partition modification, client-server support, software and hardware upgrades, troubleshooting, and shell script programming.
Within the last 3 years, experience with Network Information Service (NIS), Network File System (NFS), Domain Name System (DNS), and Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP).
Within the last 3 years, a minimum of 2 years scripting experience using BOURNE Shell, C Shell or KORN Shell languages.
Within the last 3 years, a minimum of 2 yearsexperience performing periodic system back-ups and developing/documenting standard operating procedures for these activities.
A Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MSCA) or Redhat Certified Technician (RHCT) certification is highly desirable and can substitute for 1 year experience.
One of the following certifications is desirable: A+, Network+, Security+, System Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP), Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC) Security Essentials Certification (GSEC), or Security Certified Network Professional (SCNP).
Ideal candidates should be familiar with the following:
Managing and configuring the following (including from provisioning to application installs/hardening)
Server versions of Windows and Linux
Client versions of Windows
Operating and maintaining a virtual environment