Windows System Administrator

Employer
MSC LLC
Location
Bethesda, MD
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Windows System Administrator Medical Science & Computing (MSC) is an exciting growth oriented company, dedicated to providing mission critical scientific and technical services to the Federal Government. We have a distinguished history of supporting the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and other government agencies. MSC offers a dynamic and upbeat work environment, excellent benefits and career growth opportunities. MSC is seeking a System Administrator to support enterprise IT systems at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). (Contingent on Award) Primary Responsibilities: Application User and Group Account Management. Resetting Passwords. Active Directory/SSO Integration. Defining and Maintaining System Roles System Configuration and Security Configuration API and Web Service Integration with Internal and External systems Documentation and Template configuration within applications (changing/update documents and templates) Email and notification configuration. Workflow building and support within tools. Rules management Engage with users to execute tasks in COTS and Cloud tools (eg help a user set up reports or dashboards) Work with the Training Team to develop and maintain a repository of general training aids Manage list of change requests and collaborate with users to understand required changes Monitor systems and provide recommendations on improving performance When outages occur, research and report findings Monitor usage metrics. Create and present usage reports Conduct daily administration support of computing resources, including system installation, configuration, upgrading, patching, scripting, remote access, troubleshooting software/hardware problems and documentation Windows System Administrator Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related business, scientific, or technical discipline Hands-on either Windows server administration experience Experience supporting complex research-based, heterogeneous, 24/7 enterprise environment and using ticketing system such as ServiceNow, Remedy, etc Must meet all requirements for obtaining and maintaining a Public Trust Clearance Preferred Qualifications: Applicable certifications to demonstrate technical competencies such as vendor-sponsored (Linux, Microsoft) and vendor-independent (CompTIA A+, N+, Project+, Security+, etc.) ITIL v3 Foundation or higher level certification Knowledge on cybersecurity defense including defense against ransomware, virus, spyware and security vulnerability management Experience with either BigFix, KACE, Goverlan, Shavlik We attract the best people in the business with our competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental and vision coverage, 401k plan with employer contribution, paid holidays, vacation, Medical and Flexible Spending Accounts, Pre-Tax Transit Assistance and tuition reimbursement. If you enjoy being a part of a high performing, professional service and technology focused organization, please apply today! Medical Science & Computing is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.