Application Support Administrator in Washington, DC at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 9/30/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Are you an Application Support interested in supporting a key federal program?

Are you proficient in Windows Servers and COTS products?

If so, we may have the ideal role for you!

Due to Federal Security requirements, applicants must be a US Citizen or a Green Card holder and the ability to convert to a permanent employee

  • Provide daily operational support for enterprise applications
  • Administer Content Filtering policies and services in accordance with the Administrative Office Security Policy.
  • Assist in identifying incidents, diagnosing, and resolving application problems.
  • Develop and maintain standards and procedures for applications across a complex computing infrastructure.
  • Point of contact for application vendors and coordinate vendor support for any problems escalated from support areas.
  • Monitor application performance to ensure availability and integration with other technical controls, services, and components
  • Collaborate with system administrators and engineers to ensure proper integration of applications.
  • Participate in capacity planning, performance discussions, and assist in the development and execution of disaster recovery exercises.
  • Collaborate with the Security team to identify and remediate application vulnerabilities
  • Experience supporting web content filtering and COTS applications in an enterprise environment
  • Knowledge of application security settings and other commercial security best practices
  • Software and hardware troubleshooting skills to resolve issues
  • Ability to multitask and function in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience with Windows Server 2012 R2 and/or 2016 operating systems
  • Experience automating repeatable processes using PowerShell
  • Master’s degree from an accredited higher education institution and a minimum of 11 years of progressive IT experience or equivalent experience.
  • 4+ years supporting COTS applications on Windows/Linux servers
Key Words: Application Support, COTS, Windows Server 2012 R2, Linux Servers, 2016 OS, Powershell, Application Security settings, Commercial Security, Varonis, Websense, and Microsoft Windows Certificate server  

Job ID: 345600

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

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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