Principal Enterprise Systems Administrator - TS/SCI Required

Virginia, USA, Chantilly
Aug 28, 2017
Oct 02, 2017
General Dynamics
Full Time

  • Manages the functionality and efficiency of a group of computers running on one or more operating systems.
  • Maintains the integrity and security of servers and systems.
  • Sets up administrator and service accounts.
  • Maintains system documentation
  • Interacts with users and evaluates vendor products.
  • Makes recommendations to purchase hardware and software, coordinates installation and provides backup recovery.
  • Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources.
  • May program in an administrative language.
  • Oversees implementation of testing strategies and documentation of results.
  • Provides advice and training to end-users.
  • Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced staff members, and may have supervisory responsibilities.
  • Serves as a technical team or task leader.
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.
  • Participates in special projects as required.

Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.

10-15 years of directly related experience in systems administration and analysis.

  • Familiar with a broad spectrum of technical disciplines which may include networking, system administration (Linux/Unix/Windows), Storage area Networks and Information Security.
  • General systems monitoring, maintenance and troubleshooting skills for servers and network devices.
  • Correlates service impacts to enterprise managed systems and services.
  • Provide insight to customer with regards to mapping of mission and service functions to an asset or configuration item.
  • Possess and demonstrate strong customer service skills; including conflict resolutions and customer interactive listening skills.
  • Must demonstrate team work, collaboration, adaptability, organization, self-motivation and flexibility.
  • ITIL Foundations v.3
  • ITIL Service Operations Intermediate
  • 8570 (Security+)
Must possess appropriate, current DoD Information Assurance (IA) Certification to be considered for employment; either valid CompTIA Security+ CE OR CCNA-Security certification. Security+ CE Certification preferred. In addition, must attain the required DoD 8570 Computing Environment (CE) Certification within six (6) month of Hire Date.

Requires successful completion of poly.