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What you’ll be doing...

The incumbent will be responsible for advanced system administration responsibilities in a Microsoft Windows environment. Incumbent will perform installs, maintenance, and upgrades of domain controllers, member servers and desktops.

  • Will be responsible for engineering designs, development and implementation of domain policies, hardening, and related procedures regarding core infrastructures.
  • Responsible for backup/restoration via NAS and SAN technologies, performance monitoring, access permissions, hardware and software installation, configuration and maintenance.
  • Perform Tier III analysis and troubleshooting on network servers and workstations, LAN-based Internet connectivity, LAN-based security services, Microsoft Exchange and Outlook e-mail services and various software applications.
  • Strong Microsoft SharePoint administration experience with some experience with Microsoft Exchange and Outlook e-mail services and various related software applications.
  • Understands, adheres to, and implements overall department and corporate security policies. Works with various outside vendors for equipment selection and third-party application selection.
  • Assists with software releases and monthly system maintenance. Incumbent must be well experienced with Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, IIS, Hyper-V, PowerShell, etc.
  • Utilize knowledge of Exchange 2008-2012, 2008-2012 SQL Standard and Microsoft SUS. Knowledge with Symantec Antivirus, Symantec System Recovery, and NetBackup a plus.
  • Work with Microsoft Office Suites, Project, Visio, and Lotus Domino. Incumbent should also have working knowledge of LANs, related communications protocols and basic knowledge of WAN protocols.
  • On-Call 24X7 and minimal travel may be required (<10%).

Where you'll be working...

In this worksite-based role, you'll work onsite at a defined location, Ashburn, VA.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor's degree or four or more years work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Ability to pass an extensive background investigation as a condition of employment.
  • Willingness to travel up to 25% of the time.

Even better if you have:

  • BS Degree (CIS or equivalent experience).
  • MCSE or MCSA.
  • Seven or more years of related experience and working knowledge of server hardware.
  • Strong troubleshooting ability of Microsoft technical support issues.
  • Proven project management and organizational skills with strong attention to detail.
  • Verbal and written communication skills.


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