Systems Administrator - (Clearance Required)

Employer
Peraton
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Aug 24, 2019
Closes
Aug 26, 2019
Ref
294872430
Hours
Full Time
OverviewPeraton is seeking a Systems Administrator to support our customer located on Bolling AFB in Anacostia, Washington, DC.You will be responsible for effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware and software and related infrastructure. You will ensure that system hardware, operating systems, software systems, and related procedures adhere to organizational values, enabling mission success.Peraton understands that people have unique and niche specialties, but this position highlights cross training and willing to apply skills in multiple areas.ResponsibilitiesWhat you'll do * Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled jobs such as backups.* Perform regular security monitoring to identify any possible intrusions.* Perform daily backup operations, ensuring all required file systems and system data are successfully backed up to the appropriate media, recovery tapes or disks are created, and media is recycled and sent off site as necessary.* Perform regular file archival and purge as necessary.* Create, change, and delete user accounts per request.* Provide Tier II & III/other support per request from various constituencies. Investigate and troubleshoot issues.* Repair and recover from hardware or software failures. Coordinate and communicate with impacted constituencies.* Maintenance* Apply OS patches and upgrades on a regular basis, and upgrade administrative tools and utilities. Configure / add new services as necessary.* Upgrade and configure system software that supports GIS infrastructure applications or Asset Management applications per project or operational needs.* Maintain operational, configuration, or other procedures.* Perform periodic performance reporting to support capacity planning.* Perform ongoing performance tuning, hardware upgrades, and resource optimization as required. Configure CPU, memory, and disk partitions as required.* Create and maintain documentation to help train employees resolve day to day issues and knowledge transfer.* Identify and execute process improvements and other enhancements that improve operational efficiency.QualificationsY ou'd be a great fit if you have * A Bachelor's degree and 4 years' relevant experience, or additional 4 years' experience without a degree.* 3+ years experience providing Tier II & III support.* 3+ years experience investigating and troubleshooting issues.* Obtained your DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification - CompTIA Security+What you'll get * An immediately-vested 401(K) with employer matching* Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage* Rapid PTO accrual schedule with floating holidays* Tuition assistance, financing, and refinancing* Company-paid infertility treatments* Cross-training and professional development opportunities* Paid maternity and paternity leave* The ability to influence major initiatives.SECURITY CLEARANCE* Must possess a TS/SCI security clearance and be able to maintain the clearance.