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Windows Systems Administrator

Washington, DC 20004
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The Defense group supports the Department of Defense (DoD) mission to keep our homeland and its citizens safe. We provide solutions to improve the Nation's defense by providing software, systems engineering, IT, training and logistics and fleet management solutions.


The individual provides System Administration support to the Joint Staff Support Center (JSSC) in the Pentagon. The individual will implement, manage, and maintain Windows computing environments and provide Windows systems administration for all JSSC supported systems. The individual will perform administration activities including account management, performance tuning, monitoring and management of resources, monitoring and auditing logs, administering and performing backup and recovery operations, identifying, testing, upgrading, and installing new software patches and releases, identifying/resolving problems, maintaining and performing continuity of operations actions, ensuring databases meet and maintain security compliance. The candidate will install, configure, operate, maintain, and troubleshoot various Microsoft Windows versions and virtualization platforms.

The role includes systems and application administration. The candidate will perform system and application administration activities including account management, monitoring and management of system resources, administering and performing backup and recovery operations, identifying, testing and installing new application software patches and releases, identifying/resolving problems on the systems, configuring new hardware, applying firmware patches, maintaining and performing continuity of operations actions, ensuring systems meet and maintain security compliance, maintaining Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), DoD and DISA requirements for system uptime, availability and storage management as necessary. The candidate will identify, test, install, and manage operating systems, COTS and GOTS software upgrades and patches and IAVAs in a timely manner consistent with security, IA, and established change control requirements.


Experience/Skills Required:
- Related IT degree with 5-10 years technical experience
- COMPTIA Security+ Certification (or higher 8570 certification)
- Clearance Requirements: Must have a minimum DoD Top Secret clearance and the ability to obtain and maintain an active TS/SCI clearance.
- Windows server and enterprise domain knowledge and active directory knowledge and experience
- Industry standard certifications preferred in primary functional area of expertise, or equivalent level of experience in Windows administration, installation, troubleshooting, repair, and preventive maintenance.

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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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)


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2020-05-29 Expires: 2020-06-28

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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