Sr. Systems Administrator / Task Lead

  • Washington, DC
  • Posted 60+ days ago | Updated moments ago


On Site
USD 100,000.00 - 110,000.00 per year
Full Time


Distributed File System
Technical Support
System administration
Active Directory
Group policy
Microsoft Operating Systems
Microsoft Windows Server
Microsoft Windows
Microsoft SCCM
Server virtualization
Security clearance
Microsoft Certified Professional
Microsoft Azure
Proposal writing

Job Details


GovCIO is currently hiring for a Sr. Systems Administrator / Task Lead. This position will be located in Washington, D.C. and will be onsite.


The successful candidate will provide operational and maintenance (O&M) support for NIPRNET, SIPRNET, and JWICS system infrastructure for approximately 400 users and O&M support for Special Access System infrastructure for approximately 150 users. Day to day activities include, but are not limited to:
  • Provide O&M support for Printer infrastructure, to include Pharos Secure Print.
  • Develop, implement, manage, and maintain VDI for thick/thin/zero clients and server virtualization technologies.
  • Provide O&M support for SQL Database infrastructure.
  • Provide O&M support for OMC server and desktop-based software applications.
  • Provide data backup and restoration capabilities for NIPRNET, SIPRNET, JWICS, and Special Access Systems.
  • Support replication of network file share volumes via Distributed Files System w/ Replication (DFS-R) between the NCR and NSGB locations.
  • Provide support for storage area network (SAN) and encrypted file storage capabilities.
  • Create/maintain a standalone workstation images in accordance with DOD security standards.
  • Provide systems recovery and repair operations employing industry best practices for systems troubleshooting and fault isolation.
  • Other IT Support operations as required


  • 7+ years of experience with Microsoft System Administration in an enterprise environment, including Microsoft Active Directory, Group Policies, and Visual Basic Scripting
  • 4+ years of experience leading tasks of a similar size/scope as outlined in the position description.
  • 4+ years of experience with the following IT disciplines: -- Security configuration of Windows Server/Windows 10 -- Microsoft SCCM or similar technologies -- Maintaining PKI Infrastructure -- Implementing and managing VDI Infrastructure -- Server Virtualization Technologies
  • Bachelor's degree in an IT related field or 10-years equivalent experience
  • Preferred; 3-years' experience with Vormetric data encryption solutions
  • TOP SECRET w/ SCI Eligible security clearance
  • Required Certifications: DoD 8570 IAT Level II (e.g. SEC+ or equivalent), VCP, and either the MCSE Core Infrastructure or Azure Solutions Architect Expert Certification


Company Overview

GovCIO is a team of transformers--people who are passionate about transforming government IT. Every day, we make a positive impact by delivering innovative IT services and solutions that improve how government agencies operate and serve our citizens.

But we can't do it alone. We need great people to help us do great things - for our customers, our culture, and our ability to attract other great people. We are changing the face of government IT and building a workforce that fuels this mission. Are you ready to be a transformer?

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. EOE, including disability/vets.

Posted Pay Range

The posted pay range, if referenced, reflects the range expected for this position at the commencement of employment, however, base pay offered may vary depending on multiple individualized factors, including market location, job-related knowledge, skills, education, experience, and internal equity. The total compensation package for this position may also include other compensation elements, to be discussed during the hiring process. If hired, employee will be in an "at-will position" and the GovCIO reserves the right to modify base salary (as well as any other discretionary payment or compensation program) at any time, including for reasons related to individual performance, GovCIO or individual department/team performance, and market factors.

Posted Salary Range

USD $100,000.00 - USD $110,000.00 /Yr.
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