Sr. System Administrator (Secret Clearance)

TekPartners, A P2P Company
Doral, FL
Sep 29, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

Job Title:
Systems Administrator Work Location: Doral, FL Clearance Level: Secret with the ability to obtain Top Secret/SCI

Job Description:
  • Monitors and maintains Windows Server operating system and additional server components including but not limited to Active Directory, SharePoint, SQL Server, and Office Communications Server/Lync Server.
  • Applies patches to major subsystems and services, roles, and filesystem components within a Windows Systems environment and performs Operating System and patch testing on all changes prior to installation.
  • Executes basic PowerShell or Command Shell commands.
  • Monitors and reviews system logs and detects and troubleshoots problems.
  • Writes basic technical operating system documentation.
  • Controls system access and security aspects of critical systems.
  • Demonstrates in day-to-day work adherence to security best practices and access control and security policies.
  • Establishes and maintains suitable resource and performance monitoring on all systems.
  • Establishes and maintains automated patching for all systems for which employee is responsible.
  • Partners with the Service Desk by setting and managing the expectations of customers.
  • Advocates for clients in service planning and deployment across the organization.
  • Demonstrates day-to-day adherence with change control precepts and practices.
  • Provides technical support and customer service directly to end users through ticketing system and periodically through screen sharing.
  • Discovers and communicates potential service problems through identifying patterns occurring across separate Service Desk tickets and customer reports
  • At least four years of relevant Windows Server experience.
  • Ability to solve technical systems problems quickly and automate processes.
  • Expertise in hardware/software RAID and logical volume management.
  • Commanding knowledge of access control and security aspects of critical systems.
  • Knowledge of networking tropology and distributed system concepts.
  • Expertise in Active Directory architecture and concepts.
  • Expertise in one or more server platforms.
  • Knowledge of concepts in a secondary server platform.

Educational Requirement:

• Bachelor's Degree in IT or Computer Science and/or

• 5-7 years of related experience.

Additional Technical Skills /Experience Desired:

• Experience in troubleshooting technical problems involving software and operating systems.

• Experience in effective communication and collaborating in a high performance team environment.

• Experience providing technical support in a customer service role.

• Experience using patience, sensitivity and effective communication.

• Experience writing technical documentation for a technical audience.

• Experience participating in diverse workgroups.

• Familiarity with networking topology concepts.

• Familiarity with Microsoft Active Directory concepts.

Minimum Training/Certification requirements:

DOD 8570.01-M - IAT Level II

Baseline Certification

o CompTIA Security+ (equivalent or higher security certification)

Computing Environment

o Microsoft Certification

Our benefits package includes:
  • Comprehensive Medical Benefits
  • Competitive Pay
  • 401K Retirement Plan
  • And Much More

About TekPartners:

TekPartners is one of the fastest growing private staffing firms in the United States. We are a premier provider of highly qualified IT talent, Workforce Solutions and Business Intelligence Solutions to many enterprise organizations across the nation. As experts in the industry, our team continues to match proven talent to the right job opportunity every day.

TekPartners is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Company Description
TekPartners has been a trusted and proven technology solutions firm for 15 years. As an information technology partner we offer our clients proven talent through professional staffing, managed services, and IT project solutions. We understand and value the unique needs of the industry and always strive to stay above the curve. The company was founded on the following core values: Be the Best, Understand the Urgency, Never Ever Give Up, Have the Courage to Excel, and Make a Contribution. We take pride in our business model and strive to create a positive workplace environment through an exemplary culture. TekPartners continues to grow and expand with office locations in South Florida, Orlando, Charlotte and Milwaukee. Learn more at

Doral, FL


Thu, 14 Sep 2017 02:09:05 PDT