Sr. Systems Administrator
Company: GCR Technical Staffing
Posted on: January 12, 2022
Sr Systems AdministratorDirect Hire Full BenefitsSecurity
Requirement: Current in scope Top Secret security clearance is
required.The Sr. Systems Administrator is a key member in several
small to medium sized dynamic research and development environments
in which they support the day-to-day activities of users, perform
system maintenance and upkeep of Information Technology and the
design, development, documentation and deployment of IT solutions.
The candidate will have responsibilities to support IT technology
that will cover a wide array of competencies such as data
administration, knowledge management, customer service, technical
support, network services, system administration and systems
security analysis. Additionally, the candidate will be responsible
for mentoring team members and technically leading IT projects
related to implementing new technology solutions to address
business challengesRequired Qualifications: Bachelor of Science in
Information Technology, or a related field and 5-7 years of
relevant experience, or 8+ years of experience without degree. 2 or
more years of experience transitioning to converged
infrastructures. This includes hands-on experience configuring,
operating, and maintaining servers, data storage devices,
networking functions, virtualization, management software,
orchestration, and applications associated with a converged
infrastructures. Experience with Dell and VMWare solutions in a
Converged Infrastructure is preferred. Must have and be able to
maintain a Top Secret clearance; SCI and Polygraph eligibility
highly desired. Solid knowledge of the following regulations: JAFAN
6/3, DCID 6/3, NISPOM, NIST RMF and ICD 503. One or more
professional certifications in accordance with DoD 8570.1, such as
Network+, Security+, GSEC or CISSP is required. Vendor specific
certifications from Cisco, Microsoft or Dell are desired.
Experience with Windows 7 and 10; Server 2012, 2016Preferred
Qualifications: Knowledge of and implementation experience with
security technologies and architecture, including encryption,
network security, firewall configuration, intrusion detection,
servers and workstations. Strong knowledge of client/server
environments, group policies, domain services and networking.
Demonstrated experience with infrastructure implementation,
administration and day-to-day monitoring and troubleshooting.
Microsoft Exchange 2010, 2013, 2016 experience desired.
Demonstrated ability to mentor team members and technically lead
project teams to implement new IT solutions, and streamline current
solutions and processes. Demonstrated project management abilities
and/or aptitude with excellent written and verbal communication
skills. Ability to convey risks and propose mitigation strategies
to technical and business audiences. Basic Linux experience along
with orchestration/automation solution knowledge is a plus.
Occasional off-hour/on-call support is necessary. A certain degree
of flexibility of schedule is required as some work
(planned/unplanned) must be done outside of major production hours
during pre-scheduled maintenance windows. Excellent time management
skills, and the ability to prioritize and multi-task. Ability to
work efficiently and independently with minimal supervision (i.e.
self-motivated and willing to stretch to meet important
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