TEKsystems is seeking a skilled System Administrator to join a stable Government program supporting the Defense Health Agency.
Resolve software and related problems associated on Windows
Coordinate hardware maintenance and repairs with vendors
Install OS, firmware, and application patches, updates and tech bulletins in the production environment
Assist Compliance and Security administrators with related tasks as required
Assist administrators to maintain the environment as required
This position will support, monitor and maintain an IT infrastructure consisting of Windows Enterprise servers. Job duties include supporting over 30 production servers and 300 client computers in a LAN/WAN environment. You will be a member of a Network Operations Team in Aurora, CO.
Install, configure, update, and maintain Microsoft (MS) Windows servers in a large, complex environment
Managing servers and upgrades. Manage GPOs and Active Directory structure. Handle data collection and reporting.
Implement complex hardware deployments, software upgrades, and significant operational initiatives
Work with vendors to isolate and resolve hardware problems to include component replacement
Addresses and rectifies server problems, works with Microsoft or other vendors as necessary
Maintain and upgrade automated scripts for application products to facilitate operational tasks
Monitor system capacity (CPU, memory, ports, disk space, etc.) and take appropriate action to report and correct any issues
Plan, deploy, and document new servers, printers, devices, and services
Assist in planning and deployment of disaster recovery procedures
Ensure that external and internal regulations and policies governing data management are met, including regulations concerning security, audit readiness, and privacy
Organize and prioritize IT related activities.
Understanding of setup/use/troubleshooting of software deployment and support of Maintenance Windows
Work with team and security auditors for regular ATOs and CRRIs.
Install rack-mounted IT equipment, power, and network cabling
Qualifications & Educational Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in computer engineering or a related area
Must have three (3) to five (5) years' experience in maintaining and supporting a Microsoft environment
Must have active fully adjudicated T3 level investigation Public Trust clearance
Must have active/valid Sec+CE (or higher IAT level certification)
Microsoft Certification (MCSE) or equivalent certification in relevant programs
Skilled in Microsoft Windows Server 2008, 2012, and 2016
Demonstrated knowledge with Windows Servers, Server Operations, Server applications, etc.
Demonstrated knowledge with both physical and virtualized servers, especially VMware
Strong record of completed projects across various computing platforms.
Functional knowledge of network topologies.
Demonstrated knowledge with TCP/IP, DNS, 802.1x, and DHCP protocols
Skilled in Server hardware troubleshooting and configuration
Preferred Additional Skills:
Experience with Microsoft SQL Server 2008 and 2016 in a clustered environment
Demonstrated competencies with Networked Attached Storage
Commitment to continual development of technical skillsets and knowledge sharing
Experience and knowledge of Cisco, network devices, firewalls and routers, etc.
Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
Demonstrated competencies with Windows 7, Windows 10, and associated software
Must be customer service oriented
Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
Must be able to respond to system outages during off-hours
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.
If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888 472-3411 or email accommodation@teksystems .com for other accommodation options.