System Administrator in Tampa, FL at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 7/13/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  858005

*Apex Systems is looking for a System Admin in the Tampa FL area!*

Candidates must be US citizens and able to obtain and/or maintain a Department of Defense [Top Secret] security clearance as a condition of employment”

Systems Administrator (SA)) performs tier one and two network support in accordance with SOCOM Information Enterprise (SIE) Operational Order (OPORD). SA requirements vary depending on system complexity, types of operating and network systems being supported, and size of organization. A background in the specific types of hardware and software systems used by the Government is required. SA must possess strong problem-solving, analytical and communication skills, in addition to in-depth technical knowledge of the Government’s systems. SA monitors and controls one or more mid-range application servers, studies program operating instructions to determine equipment setup and operations, and continuously observes operation of assigned applications and storage devices to monitor system operation and determines the point of failure. SA manipulates systems in accordance with standard procedures to continue operations when individual units of a system malfunction. SA confers with software systems engineering or applications programming personnel in the event that errors require a change of instructions or sequences of operations. SA maintains operating records such as machine performance and production reports.

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Strong communication skills and effective listening skills
  • Capable of independent work with little to no supervision
  • Function as part of a team and can follow processes and procedures
  • Self-disciplined, self-starter who can successfully identify, resolve, and communicate issues with systems infrastructure and applications

TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Professional experience with server operating systems, server management, backup systems, and server security software
  • In-depth knowledge of server hardware from vendors such as HP, Dell, IBM, and Cisco to include rack and blade solutions
  • Ability to manage local and remote server environments, to perform system maintenance of applications and infrastructure

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Installing operating system software, patches, and upgrades
  • Configuring, optimizing, fine-tuning, and monitoring operating system software and hardware
  • Analyzing, troubleshooting and resolving system hardware, software, and networking issues
  • Performing system backups and recovery
  • Conducting server builds

SPECIALTY ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Identify and address performance degradations, outages, and risks associated with monitored services
  • Communicate issues to appropriate stakeholders in a clear, concise, and timely manner
  • Engage additional support levels in a timely manner to minimize down time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.