Systems Administrator in Quantico, VA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 12/4/2019

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Job #:  989324

Systems Administrator

Apex Systems is seeking a Systems Administrator. If interested please respond with a copy of your most up to date resume to
  • Candidates must be able to obtain/maintain a DOD Top Secret Clearance per condition of employment

The SA shall effectively provision, install, configure and maintain systems hardware, software, and infrastructure. The SA shall have knowledge about a wide range of computers, networks and related software. The SA shall work with end users and develop knowledge of their unique tools and apply sound system principals to apply recommendations for solutions within the guidance of the requisite program management. The SA shall support the unit with other duties as assigned within the scope of work.
Position Qualifications
Five (5) plus years of experience maintaining, managing, administering, implementing Windows based servers and systems in a production environment
Performs prompt, efficient, and professional support for their assigned sites, can track and report on the status of the work on assigned sites in their region
Able to provide front line troubleshooting and support to users at their assigned sites and to users requesting support, and is able to utilize a background of strong and broad experience to resolve issues at their assigned sites and other users as necessary
Create and maintain user accounts
Able to articulate the problems and resolutions to management.
Support roles for multiple end-user sites, both locally and remotely
Proficient in using Microsoft's System Center components to monitor health and configuration of their assigned resources in an automated method
Create and maintain accounts for these users as required using provided tools
Apply patches and updates to deployed equipment
Update site baseline images on a regular basis as required by the appropriate System Security Plan (SSP) and in accordance with local management
Manage tape backup server, tape backup library, and tape workstations used to archive user data and perform system backups
Refilling the inventory of blank tapes, managing other than normal operations, and identifying and correcting unexpected situations
Update and distribute baseline images and configurations to workstations
Maintain, updated, and support provided IT systems
Recognize failed hardware such as hard drives, power supplies; components, or entire servers
Follow detailed instructions to identify, troubleshoot, and replace faulty equipment
Monitor systems
Complete Daily, Weekly, and Monthly Checklists and other reports as assigned
Provide proactive support to assigned sites
Provide effective, timely, and helpful customer support to users of networks
Maintain cloud (examples: Azure, A WS) infrastructure systems
Maintain on premise cloud (examples: Azure, A WS, OpenStack) infrastructure systems
Configure and monitor Microsoft (current Version) DNS Server  and DHCP Server
Maintain Skype for Business Server and client installations
Configure and monitor systems/servers utilizing Windows Admin Center, Failover Cluster Manager tools, Remote Server Administrative Tools (RSAT)
Utilize scripting languages, mainly but not limited to PowerShell, to automate tedious, repetitive, and/or error prone tasks related to installation, configuration, and management of IT systems and services.
EEO Employer
Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, 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 844-463-6178.