Sr. Systems Administrator in Quantico, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 5/29/2020

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Job Description

Eliassen Group is assisting a reputable government integrator with finding an experienced Windows System Administrator to provide support on a high profile federal contract.  The person will be responsible for the daily administration of the Windows enterprise server environment across on premise and virtual servers. 

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a United States Citizen with an active Secret clearance. We offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Sr. Systems Administrator: 
  • Provide daily operational support for Microsoft Windows operating systems and applications
  • Assist in identifying incidents, diagnosing, and resolving application problems
  • Collaborate with the Security team to identify and remediate application and operating system vulnerabilities
  • 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
  • Responsible for developing and maintaining comprehensive documentation for multiple environments
  • Monitor application and operating system performance and analyze and document problems
  • Collaborate with system administrators, engineers, and client to ensure proper integration of applications
  • Participate in capacity planning, performance discussions, and assist in the development and execution of disaster recovery exercises
  • Review problems to understand root causes of issues and ensure proper fixes are implemented
Requirements of the Sr. Systems Administrator: 
  • IAT Level II Certification (Security+, CCNA, etc.) 
  • Experience supporting Microsoft Windows server 2012 R2 and/or 2016 in an enterprise environment
  • Experiencing maintaining, troubleshooting, and upgrading Active Directory infrastructure
  • Knowledge of BMC Remedy ticketing system
  • Experience processing SAAR for user/admin accounts
  • Experience remediating system vulnerabilities
  • Software and hardware troubleshooting skills to resolve issues
  • Excellent customer support skills (in-person and on the phone)
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience documenting processes and creating work instructions
Job ID: 336662

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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