System Administrator

Fort Meade, Maryland, United States
Dec 04, 2018
Dec 18, 2018
Full Time
Job Description Job Number: R0039615

System Administrator

Key Role:

Serve as the system administrator a stand-alone network. Support network, including VMware ESXi servers, Cisco switches, an Isilon storage array, Windows domain controllers, VMs and a physical server, Centrify software, and over 60 workstations, which are a mix of Linux primarily running Ubuntu LTS release and several versions of Windows. Maintain responsibility for aiding branch management in designing and implementing modifications to meet government security standards, including migrating a substantial portion of the network to a thin-client architecture. Build, configure, and maintain hardware components of the lab network. Install, configure, and maintain up-to-date software components in the lab network. Assist management with accreditation process, and research option for system backup present options to management and implement chosen solution. Install and configure virtual servers and clients, using various operating systems, as mission needs dictate, and perform and manage virus scanning.

Basic Qualifications:

-10 years of experience working in federal government

-Experience with VMware ESXI servers

-Experience with Linux and Windows system administration 

-Experience with implementing government information security standards, policies, and practices 

-Experience in managing a lab or network consisting of a mix of hardware, software, storage, and virtualization infrastructure 

-Experience in consulting on backup solutions and procurement of hardware and software solution

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

-BA or BS degree or 15 years of experience as a system administration in lieu of a bachelor's degree


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance with polygraph is required.

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