System Administrator - Server

Dunson & Associates, Inc.
Arlington, VA
Apr 20, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

Job description & responsibilities MUST HAVE TOP SECRET /SSBI

Administer mission-critical infrastructure. Provide technology support to team members of the Help Desk team as an escalation point for unsolved issues. Monitor existing servers and configure hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories, storage, etc. in accordance with standards and project/operational requirements. Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled jobs such as backups. Perform daily backup operations, ensuring all required file systems and system data are successfully backed up to the appropriate media, recovery tapes or disks are created, and media is recycled and sent off site as necessary. Contribute to and maintain system standards. Research and recommend innovative approaches for system administration tasks, automated where possible. Identify approaches that leverage our resources and provide economies of scale. This position requires the understanding of processes to maintain high security profiles on servers via installation of operating system patches and DOD security vulnerability patches.

The work location is within the Joint Staff, NSA Norfolk, VA.

This position will require:
  • Maintenance/Afterhours Support (1800 hours to 2400 hours)
  • Shift Schedule will be Monday -thru- Friday with the occasional Saturday Maintenance Window coverage rotated thru out the Server Ops Team


DOD 8570.01m IAT Level II certification

- Security+CE

- Current operating system certification

Education Requirements

High School diploma, or equivalent experience/combined education, with additional specialized technical training equivalent to a technical Associate degree and/or demonstrated ability to perform assigned technical/para-engineering tasks and 3 Years or more of experience.

Clearance: DOD Top Secret/SSBI

Dress Code: Business Professional

Company Description
Dunson & Associates is a people resources company, specializing in Healthcare solutions. Our highly qualified people separate us from our competition. Our people are readily available to solve problems and address the needs of our customers on a consulting or staffing basis--anytime, anywhere.

Arlington, VA


Wed, 19 Apr 2017 10:52:18 PDT