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Administrator - Systems

Company: Quadrant, Inc.
Location: Springfield
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Systems Administrator
Springfield, VA

Be an experienced System Administrator
Possess a Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility (will get them a CI poly)
Possess a Security+ certification or DoD 8570 Level II equivalent within 90 days of hire.
5+ years of relevant experience or an equivalent combination of education and years of experience.
UNIX, Windows, and/or Storage administration
Experience working with trouble reporting and tracking systems such as Security+.
Ability to lift/move/carry equipment as necessary (40 pounds).
Ability to travel 0-20% to local area sites as well as other locations with similar architecture/footprint.
Ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
Bachelors degree required. Will substitute years of experience in lieu (additional 4+)

Systems administration of desktop and server systems connected to local and wide area networks. Desktop system management responsibilities involving 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 and management of 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, mobile devices, etc.
Provide Tier 2 and Tier 3 problem identification, diagnosis and resolution
Provide support for the escalation and communication of status to agency management and internal customers
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 therefore
Troubleshoot, maintain integrity and configure network components along with implementing operating systems enhancements to improve reliability and performance
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
Create and 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 such as Retina and HBSS
Maintain operational, configuration, and other standard operating procedures (SOPs)
Verify system availability with existing Enterprise tools

*Quadrant, Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Quadrant is committed to administering all employment and personnel actions on the basis of merit and free of discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or status as an individual with a disability. Consistent with this commitment, we are dedicated to the employment and advancement of qualified minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, persons of all ethnic backgrounds and religions according to their abilities.

Keywords: Quadrant, Inc., Washington DC , Administrator - Systems, IT / Software / Systems , Springfield, DC

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