Systems Administrator

Chenega Corporation
Paris, VA
Sep 13, 2021
Sep 15, 2021
Full Time
Systems Administrator Paris, VA Join our Talent Network NJVC is looking to hire a Systems Administrator.Summary: TheSystems Administrator will work closely with both on-site and remote users to coordinate site visits and upgrades, provide on-site and remote resolution support for trouble calls, and provide TIER 2/3 support of production systems.Duties and Responsibilities: + Provide systems administration of desktop and server systems connected to local and wide area networks .+ Provide desktop system management responsibilities, including account monitoring, security, Operating System (OS) installation, and other local area system administration related functions.+ Provide support for implementation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of IT systems.+ Manage IT system infrastructure and any processes related to these systems.+ Provide support to IT systems, including day-to-day operations, monitoring, and problem resolution for all of the client/server/storage/network devices, and mobile devices, etc.+ Provide Tier 2 and Tier 3 problem identification, diagnosis and resolution of problem.+ Provide support for the escalation and communication of status to agency management and internal customers.+ Provide support for the dispatch system and hardware problems and remains involved in the resolution process.+ Install/load operating system and application software.+ Isolate and resolve hardware and software problems involving the applications, the operating system, the hardware, the communications infrastructure, or any combination thereof.+ Troubleshoot, maintain integrity, and configure network components along with implementing operating systems enhancements to improve reliability and performance.+ Integrate new technologies into new and existing systems, including the transition and migration of corporate systems.+ Execution of on-site, on the floor, technical and system administration support+ Support requirements for managing installation, configuration, and maintenance of Unix/Windows workstations and servers, including Web servers, network attached storage devices, and stored data in support of business processing requirements.+ Perform software installations and upgrades to Unix/Windows operating systems and layered software packages and maintains them in accordance with established policies, procedures, and service level agreements.+ Evaluation and installation of software/hardware patches and resolution of software related problems associated with COTS/GOTS products.+ Assist with achieving optimum performance and availability standards through implementing appropriate technical solutions.+ Attend meetings weekly and provide weekly status reports.+ Resolve a wide range of system issues, troubleshooting software, hardware, diagnosis of network issues, and address trouble tickets and service tasks across all tiered levels.+ Attend Authorized Outage, Firewall Change Request, and Root Cause Analysis Boards as required.+ Follow procedures to maintain and manage multiple linked databases, including security, data safety and integrity, disaster recovery, and bulk data import/exports.+ Conduct routine and emergency maintenance of assigned data center equipment.+ Communicate/coordinate scheduled preventive maintenance windows with potentially impacted customers.+ Collaborate and contribute to the development, administration, and testing of backup and recovery plans.+ Ensure systems are secure to STIG guidelines by utilizing tools, like Retina and HBSS.+ Maintain operational, configuration, and other standard operating procedures (SOPs).+ Verify system availability with existing Enterprise tools.+ Other duties as assignedMinimum Qualifications: (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)+ High school diploma or GED required+ Relevant work experience preferred includes:+ UNIX, Windows, and/or Storage administration+ Working with trouble reporting and tracking systems, like REMEDY+ Supporting the IC/DOD+ Imagery intelligence domain a plus+ TS/SCI clearance requiredKnowledge, Skills and Abilities: + Ability to pass a CI polygraph.+ Ability to obtain a CompTIA Security+ or DoD 8570 Level II equivalent within 90 days of hire.+ Ability to create and modify scripts in multiple disciplines on Windows, Linux, and Solaris systems.+ Ability to learn, understand, and apply new technologies. + Ability to conform to shifting priorities, demands, and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities is required. + Ability to respond to after-hour calls and provide on-call support.+ Must possess strong problem solving and fault isolation skill sets.+ Knowledge of the customer's processes and procedures and of the customer's production systems a plus.+ Ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.+ Ability to function as a team member and independently.+ Ability to travel 20-40% to local area sites as well as other locations with similar architecture/footprint.+ Prefer skills in one or more of the following: Window Server, Red Hat, IRIX, Solaris, Sybase, Informix, SQL, or Imagery Production Chain.+ Ability to lift various pieces of computer equipment (max 40 pounds).+ Ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.+ General knowledge of database administration and network administration and possess network configuration management skills.Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity Native preference under PL 93-638.We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program. 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