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Jr. Windows Systems Admin in Linthicum Heights, MD at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 2/27/2019

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Job Description

Job #:  849796

Apex Systems Inc., is immediately seeking a Jr. Windows Systems Admin who is a self-starter, highly organized, has a strong drive for quality, and eagerness to learn/grow. This position will support one of our highly-regarded clients in the government arena, and offer a strong upside for growth within the organization.


Client: Enterprise Government Integrator

Location: Linthicum, MD

Compensation: Competitive based on years of relevant experience & education

Clearance: Active DOD Secret clearance


Description of Work:

  • Install, configure, and maintain Active Directory, Exchange, and third party migration products for the duration of the contract
  • Manage and support the Windows environment ensuring the security, integrity, and availability of authentication, authorization and LDAP related services to the enterprise environment.
  • Administer and maintain a Windows-based server network, with a combination of physical and virtual servers; light on virtual.
  • Create/edit User Accounts & passwords, and Troubleshoot Active Directory
  • Install, configure, troubleshoot, and maintain server-based applications running on the network including Exchange, Active Directory Services, and Lync.
  • Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of active components, resources and key processes.
  • Reviewing system and directory services logs.
  • Work with other engineers to upgrade current environment to more updated software (ie. Windows 2007 to 2010 or 2008  to 2012)
  • Prepare security documentation for submission to regulatory agencies.
  • Troubleshoots network hardware and software failures and identifies root cause analysis.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree with 3+ years of experience or 7+ years of relevant work experience in lieu of degree. Degree must be in a Software Engineering, Computer Sciences, Communication, Management Information Systems, or related field.
  • Minimum of 3+ years of experience within varying Windows systems/products including Active Directory, Exchange, Lync, etc…
  • Strong experience with Windows 2007/2010, as well as strong experience with 2008 R2, & 2012 (server side)
  • Experience being part of large system upgrades/migrations.
  • Experience supporting and doing basic troubleshooting Layer 2 network type of issues (Vlan, Port Security, VPN, etc…)
    • Experience with Network monitoring tools such as Nessus, Retina, ACAS.
  • Experience with virtualized environments utilizing VMware
  • 8570 IAT Level II Compliant; must have one of the following: Security+ CE, CCNA, GICSP, or SSCP
  • Excellent communication & team player mentality, while also being able to be self sufficient


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in larger government contracts supporting Airforce or Navy
  • Experience with large systems migrations
  • Experience training junior team members
  • Experience in virtualized environments utilizing VMware
  • Any past Network Admin experience
  • Experience with RHEL 7 8










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