Chenega Corporation Sr. Systems Administrator in Alexandria, Virginia
Kapsuun Group, LLC
Company Job Title: Sr Systems Administrator
Clearance: Secret Clearance
Location: Alexandria, VA
Reports To: Sr. Project Manager
FLSA Status: Exempt, Full Time, Regular
The Sr Systems Administrator works closely with both on-site and remote users to coordinate site visits and upgrades, provide on-site and remote resolution support for trouble calls, and provide TIER 2/3 support of production systems in support of the Navy Maritime Maintenance Enterprise Solution – Technical Refresh (NMMES-TR) contract.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Work closely with functional leads, DBAs, and developers to identify and solve issues; design; and document solutions during implementation and operation of applications throughout the lifecycle of system development and sustainment
Desktop system management responsibilities involving account monitoring, security, Operating System (OS) installation, and other local area system administration related functions.
Provide support for implementation, troubleshooting and maintenance of IT systems
Provide support to IT systems including day-to-day operations, monitor and problem resolve all the client/server/storage/network devices, mobile devices, etc.
Provide Tier 2 and Tier 3 problem identification, diagnosis and resolution of problem
Provide support for the escalation and communication of status to agency management and internal customers
Provide support for the dispatch system and hardware problems and remains involved in the resolution process
Install/load operating system and application software
Isolate and resolve hardware and software problems involving the applications, the operating system, the hardware, the communications infrastructure, or any combination thereof
Troubleshoot, maintain integrity and configure network components along with implement operating systems enhancements to improve reliability and performance
Integrate new technologies into new and existing systems including the transition and migration of corporate systems.
Execution of on-site, on the floor, technical and system administration support
Support requirements for managing installation, configuration and maintenance of Unix/Windows workstations and servers, including Web servers, network attached storage devices, and stored data in support of business processing requirements
Perform software installations and upgrades to Unix/Windows operating systems and layered software packages and maintains them in accordance with established policies, procedures and service level agreements
Evaluate and install software/hardware patches
Resolve software related problems associated with COTS/GOTS products
Assist with achieving optimum performance and availability standards through implementing appropriate technical solutions.
Attend weekly meetings and provide weekly status reports.
Resolve a wide range of system issues, troubleshoot software, hardware, diagnosis of network issues, and address trouble tickets and service tasks across all tiered levels.
Attend Authorized Outage, Firewall Change Request, and Root Cause Analysis Boards as required
Create and follow procedures to maintain and manage multiple linked databases including security, data safety and integrity, disaster recovery, and bulk data import/exports.
Conduct routine and emergency maintenance of assigned data center equipment
Communicate/coordinate scheduled preventive maintenance windows with potentially impacted customers
Collaborate and contribute to the development, administration, and testing of backup and recovery plans
Ensure systems are secure to STIG guidelines by utilizing tools such as Retina and HBSS
Coordinate with the Technical Lead, manage IT system infrastructure and any processes related to these systems
Systems administration of desktop and server systems connected
Support the deployment and evaluations of new technical solutions, products, and/or standards in support of functions strategy and operations under limited supervision for NMMES-TR
Maintain operational, configuration, and other standard operating procedures (SOPs)
Participate in technical research and development to enable continuing innovation
Other duties as assigned
Minimum Qualifications: (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)
Bachelor's Degree and 6 years relevant experience required OR Associate’s Degree and 8 years relevant experience may be used in lieu of degree OR 10 years relevant experience may be used in lieu of degree
Years of relevant work experience include:
UNIX, Windows, and/or Storage administration
Working with trouble reporting and tracking systems such as REMEDY
CompTIA Security or DoD 8570 Level II certification equivalent
Secret Clearance required
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to create and modify scripts in multiple disciplines on Windows, Linux, and Solaris systems
Ability to learn, understand, and apply new technologies.
Ability to conform to shifting priorities, demands and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities.
Prefer skills in one or more of the following: Window Server, Red Hat, IRIX, Solaris, Sybase, Informix, SQL
General knowledge of database administration, network administration and possess network configuration management skills.
Must be an effective communicator at multiple levels with the ability to grasp system concepts and communicate their applications.
Must be capable of quickly learning new systems and associated software applications for proficient execution of tasks.
Must be capable of managing multiple projects with time related constraints in a fast-paced contract manufacturing environment.
Must be able to speak effectively before groups of internal and/or external customers or employees.
Physical Demands: (The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)
- While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.
Work Environment: (The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.)
The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.
During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.
Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled
Native preference under PL 93-638.
We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.
Primary Location: United States-Virginia-Alexandria
Organization: Kapsuun Group, LLC
Strategic Business Unit: Military Intelligence and Operations Support
Security Requirements: Secret
Job Schedule: Full Time Exempt
Recruiter: Shanna Perez
Req ID: 1900002960