Sr. Systems Administrator

Location: Fort Meade, Maryland, United States
Date Posted: 03-09-2018
Minimum five (5) years systems administration experience.
Within the last three (3) years:
- experience with either UNIX or Windows System Administration, to include user account administration, installation and configuration of workstations and peripherals, kernel parameter and disk partition modification, client-server support, software and hardware upgrades, troubleshooting, and shell script programming
- experience with Network Information Service (NIS), Network File System (NFS), Domain Name System (DNS), and Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP).
- a minimum of 2 years scripting experience using BOURNE Shell, C Shell or KORN Shell languages.
- a minimum of 2 years experience performing periodic system back-ups and developing/documenting standard operating procedures for these activities.

A Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MSCA) or Redhat Certified Technician (RHCT) certification is highly desirable and can substitute for 1 year experience.

The selected candidate will provide desktop, server, and network administration support to mission and analytic networks. Primary responsibilities include desktop support, application support, server administration, user account support, and basic support to LAN infrastructure.
Candidates should have expertise with the following operating systems, applications, and platforms:
-Windows 2008 Server
-Windows XP and/or Windows 7 (x64)
-McAfee virus scanning software
-RedHat Enterprise
-Microsoft Exchange 2010
Additional expertise using VMWare, Desktop/Server imaging software, and basic LAN administration skills is desired, but not required.
All candidates must have a full-scope polygraph with recent date
Periodic on-call hours are required, as are shifted schedules to accommodate mission needs during surge periods.
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