PowerShell Systems Administrator in Arlington, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 12/2/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Arlington, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

Are you a highly skilled Systems Administrator with broad expertise in PowerShell? Do you possess an active Secret Clearance? If so, we might have the ideal role for you with our leading national security client in Arlington!

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a US Citizen with an active Secret clearance.

Responsibilities of the Systems Administrator:

  • Support, maintain, and upgrade complex operating systems, workstations, and servers
  • Perform complex software installations and updates to operating systems and software packages
  • Ensure adherence to established IT policies and procedures in installation scheduling and upgrading
  • Conduct hardware and software audits of workstations and servers to ensure compliance
  • Plan and implement server modernization

Requirements of the Systems Administrator:

  • Bachelor's degree and at least 4 years of progressive systems/network engineering experience; or, equivalent experience
  • CompTIA Security+ required; or the ability to obtain within 90 days from start date
  • Extensive experience with PowerShell and related technologies
  • High level proficiency with MS Server 2008 R2 - 2016 and IIS web application configuration and administration
  • Working knowledge of Windows Active Directory services, Group Policy, and Remote Desktop Gateway
  • Knowledge of server STIGs and DoD policy implementation in systems, networks, and RMF
  • Ability to develop, manage, maintain, and evaluate computer hardware, security, software, and software development tools
  • Ability to evaluate specific requirements, interface with other systems, and potential bottlenecks; propose recommendations
  • Knowledge of various Unix operating systems (VMware, vCloud, vSphere) and managing virtual environments

Keywords: Systems Administrator, PowerShell, DISA STIGs, CompTIA Security+, Secret Clearance

Job ID: 329842

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit http://www.eliassen.com.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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