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Junior System Administrator in Washington, DC at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 12/4/2018

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Job Description

Our client is an international information technology and solutions consulting company. The company is committed to ensuring the safety and security of the United States through the delivery of innovative, next-generation IT solutions. They are currently seeking a Junior System Administrator to join their dedicated team.

This position has a great benefit package that includes Medical, Dental and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance for those who qualify.

Responsibilities of the Junior System Administrator:

  • Administer mixed Windows/Linux server environment
  • Ensure availability and performance of mission critical systems
  • Proactively monitor performance and activity logs
  • Troubleshoot outages and determine root causes
  • Resolve issues from service desk, follow up with users, close tickets
  • Develop and maintain system documentation using PowerShell scripting

Requirements of the Junior System Administrator:

  • Bachelor's degree and at least 2 years of relevant experience
  • Experience with Linux and Windows servers
  • Experience monitoring servers and making adjustments to increase performance or resolve issues proactively
  • Experience with SQL query/script writing
  • Ability to provide sound technical support
  • Experience with systems installation, configuration, and upgrading
  • Experience with security technologies and solutions
  • Ability to perform patches and updates
  • Experience with Active Directory
  • Experience with database design
  • Experience with VMware/RDP

Keywords: Junior System Administrator, Linux, Windows, Active Directory, VMware, Database Design, PowerShell, SQL

Job ID: 313886

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 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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