IT Systems Administrator
at Geologics Corporation

Date Posted: 6/24/2019

Job Description

 
Opportunity:  IT Systems Administrator / DOD-Aerospace / SECRET /Fairfax VA (Immediate need…)
 
Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
 
Education:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, a related field or equivalent experience is required plus a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus 3 years of relevant experience.
 
CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS:
Department of Defense Secret security clearance is required at time of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
 
REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:
Responsible for managing the functionality and efficiency of a group of computers running on one or more operating systems
Maintains the integrity and security of servers and systems
Serves as a front line interface to users with technical issues
Makes recommendations for hardware and software purchases
Interacts with third-party technology vendors and internal database staff
Conducts systems analysis and development to keep systems current with changing technologies
Duties may include installing new software, troubleshooting, granting permissions to applications and training users
The Server System Administrator is responsible for the day-to-day support of Server services
Performs Server administration for Server Operating Systems
Performs administration of physical and virtualized servers
Responsible for the configuration, maintenance and troubleshooting of physical and virtual hardware
Configures, maintains and troubleshoots network related interfaces on servers
Performs OS and vendor software patching on servers
Monitors Physical and Virtual Servers performance using monitoring tools
Performs, maintains, troubleshoots and does analysis of alerts on Servers
Performs administration of physical and virtualized servers using industry standard technologies
Performs administration of servers in lab environments that are physical and virtualized using industry standard technologies
Plans and executes project tasks
Establishes peer-to-peer mentoring relationships
Facilitates goal setting and problem solving on the team
Executes plans, designs, and implements necessary configurations to ensure compliance with back-up and disaster recovery policies, procedures for servers
Executes Security Compliancy processes and policies

KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Broad application of principles, theories, and concepts in applicable discipline, plus working knowledge of other related fields
Provides resolutions to a diverse range of complex problems
Uses judgment within defined policies and practices
Works under limited direction
Determines and develops approach to solutions
Work is evaluated upon completion to ensure objectives have been met
Contributes to the development of organization's goals and objectives
Requires a solid understanding of Server based operating systems
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing with non-technical and technical audiences, and IT leadership
Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and effectively with a wide range of individuals including technical and non-technical staff, and IT leadership
Ability to work individually or collaboratively as part of a high-performance team
Enhanced analytical and problem solving skills
Demonstrated ability to develop and implement project plans for upgrades and system enhancements
Demonstrated ability to write policies, procedures, and create system documentation
Enhanced troubleshooting skills within the Server OS as well as both networking and storage technologies
Ensures infrastructure is reliable, flexible, integrated and anticipates future needs
Takes ownership of getting the task done on schedule and within budget
Demonstrates willingness and ability to adjust to multiple demands, shifting priorities, ambiguity and rapid change
Practical knowledge of access, permissions and security that gives the clients the access to the data they need to perform their daily activities
Elevate more complex issues
Working knowledge to create and run scripts to automate repetitive processes


Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Dedham, MA
  • Job Type: Management
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 6/24/2019

About Us

GeoLogics is a high-technology and technical services company with over 25 years of successful participation in development and experimental programs for aerospace and defense contractors, government agencies, and research laboratories. GeoLogics specializes in creating mission critical solutions and provides technical support in the areas of R&D, engineering, communications, software, and systems development.

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