Chenega Corporation Microsoft System Administrator - Mid in Washington, District Of Columbia
NJVC is currently looking for a Microsoft System Administrator - Mid that will be responsible for the day-to-day administration of the Windows server infrastructure. Works primarily in a virtualized environment.
Provide a combination of hypervisor (VMware and/or Hyper-V), Windows and Linux server administration support, including installation, configuration, and securing of the operating system to meet DOT baseline standards, including “DOT Gold” images or applied system configurations where applicable
Maintain and manage server’s hardware and software
Perform imaging of servers utilizing common imaging tools
Perform patching, hardening, and automated deployments
Perform basic troubleshooting and escalates complex issues to Senior Admins.
Maintain operating systems, including patching and necessary configuration changes, local account management, and facilitating AD account management for cybersecurity users/personnel, engaging, supporting, and ensuring that all systems within purview are appropriately backed up and other server administration duties as may be expected or common within the ITSS service delivery description:
Provision, manage, administer, patch, and maintain servers
Conduct physical and virtual server builds, installation, and configuration set-up
Base server administration activities (production and development environments):
Console Monitoring and BIOS
OS (if Win/Linux/Unix)
Performance monitoring and reporting
SDLC baseline activities
24x7 server monitoring and reporting on overall system performance and availability
Administration of user accounts, media services, and domain access (SSH and SFTP, etc.)
Full service patch management: Server, OS, and security, and application, etc.
Server and application monitoring and reporting
DNS/DHCP/IP management services
Provision and support cloud services as procured by DOT
PKI management for associated systems, including the acquisition, provisioning/installation, and maintenance of necessary digital certificates in accordance with federal and DOT standards and policies
HTTPS certificate management for applications using DOT approved certificate authorities
Single sign on implementation and operational support
Engage with design team and provide recommendation to S-83 federal team leadership on approaches for system designs and improvements
Execute deployments, updates, and other changes at the direction of the S-83 federal team leadership
Provide vendor coordination for issues and problem resolution, including support for application deployed in the S-83 systems
Complete system diagrams and related documentation in support of DOT requirements
Other duties as assigned
High school diploma or GED required
6+ years of experience administrating servers and systems, cloud infrastructure, file, and print environments, specializing in Windows operating systems
Active Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) or equivalent
Background check and the ability to obtain a public trust
The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Ability to work independently and yet be effective within a team setting
Must be capable of managing multiple efforts with time related constraints in a fast-paced contracting environment
Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with diverse internal and external stakeholder groups and individuals
Friendly presence, helpful attitude, good interpersonal skills, and ability to work well with others
Excellent skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, and other Office applications
Experience working in a home office setting as well as the ability to train end users on frequently asked technical issues
Ability to provide technical assistance and support over the phone with good phone skills and a professional demeanor
Previous customer service experience strongly desired
Good problem-solving skills with the ability to visualize a problem or situation and think abstractly to solve it.
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