Job Description

Ref No.:18-16909
Location: Reston, Virginia
We are currently seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented Systems Administrator to join our team in Reston, Virginia to begin an exciting and challenging career with Client Federal Systems.
Office location is Reston, Virginia with periodic travel to mission partner sites located in Washington D.C. area with virtual office being home based.
In this role you are responsible for:
- Installing, configuring, and maintaining operating system workstations and servers, including web servers, in support of business processing requirements.
- You will schedule installations and upgrades and maintains them in accordance with established IT policies and procedures.
- Analyzes and evaluates user requirements by coordinating with the user to define the problem, data availability, report requirements and system design problems.
- Analyzes alternative means of deriving input data to select the most accurate, feasible and economical method.
- Defines controls, conversion procedures and system implementation plans including user training and orientation.
- May provide work leadership to lower level employees. Excludes those with full supervisory responsibilities.
- Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills attention to detail
- Ability to clearly communicate with customers and upper management

Candidates must possess the following skills and technology expertise:
- 5 years' relevant work experience.
- Installation, configuration, management, and support of Windows and/or Linux OSes
- Configuration and debug of network technologies such as Ethernet, TCP/IP NFS, DHCP, and DNS
- Configuration and debug of storage technologies such as iSCSI, LVM, NAS, and SAN
- Hands-on experience with server virtualization technologies including at least one of the following hypervisors: VMware ESX, or KVM
- Understanding of cloud computing and common enterprise datacenter technologies
- Datacenter security mechanisms.
- Migration or on-boarding experience to physical servers, virtual machines or a cloud environment is a plus but not
- required.

Desired Windows skill sets:
- Provisioning and configuration of multiple Windows Server Editions
- File systems such as NTFS and ReFS
- Booting configurations and protocols such as BCD (Boot Configuration Data)
- Use of Windows Pre-Execution Environment (WINPE)
- PowerShell

Desired Linux skill sets:
- Provisioning and configuration RHEL/CentOS and at least one other Linux distribution
- File systems such as EXT2/3/4 and ZFS
- Linux booting methods and configuration such as GRUB
- Initramfs function and operation

Education / Certifications / Other:
- Bachelor's and 5 years' relevant work experience.
- Security + CE DoD 8570 certified
- US Citizen with a minimum active DoD Secret clearance.

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