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System Administrator in Lexington, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 6/13/2019

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  • Location:
    Lexington, MA
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a System Administrator with our industry-leading client in Lexington.

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident with the ability to obtain a Top 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 System Administrator:

  • Perform various system administration duties in a multiple small mixed Windows/Linux environments. 
  • Provide both server and desktop level support to the group as well as various programs/projects. 

Requirements of the System Administrator:

  • BS OR Associate's degree, at least 1 Certification, and 5+ years of applicable experience.
  • Experience implementing and supporting Windows/Linux in R&D Lab environment
  • Experience implementing/managing McAffee ePO server and WSUS or similar patch management utility
  • Demonstrated experience performing Windows 7 to 10 migrations 
  • Demonstrated troubleshooting of complex/distributed networks and systems
  • Detailed knowledge of Windows security hardening principles and practices (STIG, RMF, etc)
  • Experience providing system and hardware level support on Dell Server/Desktop technology
  • Proven ability to learn and implement unfamiliar technologies
  • A current CompTIA Security+ or other 8570 DoD approved certification or the ability to obtain within 6 months

Keywords: System Administrator, Linux, Unix, WSUS, security, STIG, Windows

Job ID: 320253

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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