9 hours

Systems Administrator - Windows

Falls Church, VA 22046
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Health

The Health group provides solutions to help government healthcare agencies lower administrative costs, reduce fraud and abuse, and improve the quality of services for individuals. We also provide analytics that combine clinical knowledge with big data technology and techniques to transform petabytes of data into meaningful solutions for our customers.

Responsibilities

Description:

The Systems Administrator (SA) - Windows provides subject matter expertise for systems hosted within CLASSIFIED and UNCLASSIFIED networks in Falls Church, VA, They are responsible for the overall administration and maintenance tasks for the assigned systems and infrastructure under their control.

Additionally, the SA works with the Cybersecurity team ensuring that the environments are documented, maintained, and ready for risk assessment as part of a system accreditation process including: scanning, patching, and documenting the production environments.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate, configure, and maintain DISA STIG and patch compliance on VMWare virtual machines, Windows Server, and Windows 10 workstations.
  • Ensure maximum up time for Windows and VMware server assets through proactive management.
  • Participate in or lead troubleshooting for server and/or workstation incidents and outages.
  • Collaborate with fellow IT staff to diagnose and fix server and network issues as quickly as possible.
  • Coordinate and perform upgrades (hardware and software) for the assigned systems and infrastructure under their control.
  • Create and update technical documentation and work instructions.
  • Provision and load PKI certificates on servers.
  • Set-up accounts and workstations.
  • Accurately log/ticket, track, and resolve incidents using the Remedy ITSM system.
  • Provide accurate, timely, and professional resolution on all supported incidents and issues.
  • Provide a high level of professionalism and customer service.
  • Provide updates to management and project leadership of all ongoing critical issues.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Skills:

  • Demonstrated technical competency as a System Administrator on a Windows domain:

Windows Server (2008R2, 2012R2, 2016)

Active Directory and Windows security

  • Experience configuring VMware virtual machines is a plus
  • Adept at using multiple patch management tools (SCCM, WSUS, Ivanti/Shavlik, etc.).
  • Familiarity with various security assessment/hardening tools (STIG, SCAP, checklists, Nessus, etc.).
  • Experience with ACAS scanners, specifically interpreting scan results is a plus.
  • Experience configuring VMware virtual machines is a plus
  • Knowledge of batch scripting in PowerShell, VBScript, etc. is a plus.
  • Strong oral and written communications skills.
  • Proven ability to work independently with limited direct supervision.
  • Proficient in setting priorities to meet project deadlines.
  • Strong critical thinking skills that facilitate timely problem-solving.
  • Other desired experience: CommVault, SolarWinds, Citrix XenDesktop, MS Exchange, Network Administration.

Requirements:

  • BS Degree in Computer Science, MIS, or related field (High School Diploma and equivalent technical experience and certification may be used in lieu of BS Degree).
  • 8+ years experience in a technical IT role with BS Degree.
  • 2+ years system administration or engineering experience including:

Windows Server (2012R2 or 2016)

Active Directory, Windows security, patching, file servers, back-up software

  • Active DoD SECRET clearance or recently active SECRET security clearance (within 24 months).
  • Have or obtain requisite DoD 8570 certifications (e.g. Security + CE, CISSP, etc.) within three months of beginning position.

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

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As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provision
PAY TRANSPARENCY NONDISCRIMINATION PROVISION
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

Industry

  • Information Technology
Posted: 2020-03-30 Expires: 2020-04-29

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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