Job Description: We are seeking a Senior level Systems Administrator to support our customer in the Fort Meade / Annapolis Junction, MD area. What you'll do The candidate will be responsible for providing support for implementation, troubleshooting and maintenance of IT Systems. The System Administrator will manage the IT system infrastructure and any processes related to these systems. Will also provide day to day operations, monitoring and problem resolution for all of the client, server, storage, network devices, mobile devices, etc. In addition, the candidate will support the dispatch system and hardware problems throughout the resolution process. The candidate will configure and manage Linux, UNIX and Windows operating systems, install/load operating system software, troubleshoot, maintain integrity, configure network components and implement enhancements to improve reliability and performance. Provides Tier 1 (Help Desk) and Tier 2 (Escalation) problem identification, diagnosis, and resolution of problems. The candidate will also be responsible for optimizing system operations and resource utilization and performing system capacity analysis and planning. You'd be a great fit if * Bachelor's Degree in a technical discipline with 10 years Systems Administration experience with the Federal Government in programs of similar scope, type and complexity is required. Five years of additional SA experience may be substituted for degree. * 7 years of Windows server administration * 7 years of Linux administration experience * 7 years network skills It'd be even better if you * VMware experience with vRA and vRO * Scripting and automation experience * HP OpenManage & SiteScope * Experience configuring network components * Troubleshooting IT systems * Supporting systems design, architecture and hardware * Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) What you'll get * An immediately-vested 401(K) with employer matching * Rapid PTO accrual schedule with floating holidays * Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage * Tuition assistance, financing, and refinancing * Paid maternity and paternity leave * Company-paid infertility treatments * Cross-training and professional development opportunities * The ability to influence major initiatives SECURITY CLEARANCE This position requires the candidate to already possess an active TS/SCI with Polygraph clearance and to maintain the clearance. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.