Systems Administrator Senior

  • Fort Leavenworth, KS
  • Posted 60+ days ago | Updated 4 hours ago


On Site
Full Time


Embedded systems
Technical Support
Customer satisfaction
Performance management
Preventive maintenance
Project management
Quality control
ISO 9000
Vulnerability management
Microsoft Windows
Microsoft SCCM
Cyber security
Operating systems
Server hardware
Computer hardware
Information assurance
Information architecture
Impact analysis
Mobile devices
System administration
Help desk
Microsoft Azure
Red Hat Linux
Copy editing
Customer engagement
Government contracts
System requirements
Security clearance
Microsoft Office
Microsoft Outlook
Microsoft SharePoint
Microsoft Visio
Professional development
MEAN stack
Microsoft Excel
Corporate social responsibility
Information engineering
Internet Explorer
Enterprise services
Profit and loss

Job Details

Req ID: 30564


Systems Administrator - Senior

Fort Leavenworth, KS

Chenega IT Enterprise Services (CITES) offers forward-thinking technology solutions to federal agencies and the DoD. Formed in 2016 to serve federal customers CONUS, CITES has grown quickly into a best practices leader for the modern federal enterprise.

Are you ready to enhance your skills and build your career in a rapidly evolving business climate? Are you looking for a career where professional development is embedded in your employer's core culture? If so, Chenega Military, Intelligence & Operations Support (MIOS) could be the place for you! Join our team of professionals who support large-scale government operations by leveraging cutting-edge technology and take your career to the next level!

The Systems Administrator - Senior provides IT support services at multiple tier levels ensuring highly reliable, secure services are available for each of the supported users. The Systems Administrator - Senior may also provide plans and policy recommendations to ensure system operations, maintenance, and defense are consistent with the best practices and compliant with regulatory requirements. They will oversee day-to-day mission activities and provide continuous feedback to the Program Manager and government representatives.

  • Participate in weekly and monthly meetings, providing regular updates on program status and customer satisfaction to CITES leadership.
  • Complete and submit weekly and monthly reports to the Program Manager and internal deliverables as required by customer organizations.
  • Support PM by timely tracking, developing, and providing program deliverables.
  • Serve as the focal point for quality control support for contract activities and ISO requirements.
  • Set up desktop/notebook PC hardware to provide NEC baseline support.
  • Provide Vulnerability Management Services for approximately 5400 Windows operating systems.
  • Utilize NEC-provided SCCM reports.
  • Coordinate with NEC SCCM personnel to determine if a patch has been advertised.
  • Repair the SCCM client and WMI client as needed to ensure the system installs the patch.
  • Generate and submit POAMs if necessary to the NEC Cyber Security Division and track/maintain them until resolution.
  • Install and configure Operating Systems (OS) and based applications for networked computers.
  • Troubleshoot desktop/laptop/service hardware problems.
  • Set up user profiles, including email connection and the ability to set up and map users to printers and network drives.
  • Set up, install, and configure OS and baseline applications for server hardware to support NEC customers.
  • Provide access support, create new user accounts, assist the user with the first login, set up email, printers, and network drive mapping, change passwords and unlock accounts when requested, or escalate the ticket to the appropriate supporting element.
  • Schedule and perform software and hardware improvements, upgrades, patches, and configuration in accordance with IA release, timelines, and guidance.
  • Configure authorized copiers, printers, scanners, and MFDs.
  • Configure and maintain organizational Video Teleconference (VTC) studio.
  • Ensure other helpdesk employees are trained and contributing.
  • Manage any weekend or holiday work that allows employees to have appropriate charge codes and time off from the prescribed mission.
  • Manage and participate in new customer onboarding or turn-in processes.
  • Assist the organization with IT equipment logistics, including inventories, turn-ins, and set-ups for mobile devices, computers, monitors, and other ancillary devices.
  • Other duties as assigned.

  • Bachelor's degree in system administration OR High school diploma or GED and an additional 4+ years of related experience in lieu of degree
  • 7+ years of technical experience in helpdesk operations/administration
  • DoD 8570 compliant (Security+ minimum)
  • Computing Environment (CE): Microsoft Azure, Red Hat Linux, Server 2012/2012R2, Server 2016, or Server 2019 (a CE in one of these areas preferred)
  • Top Secret/SCI clearance required

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Ability to work flexible hours during equipment upgrades, patches, or other technical network enhancements.
  • Adept at writing weekly and monthly reports on IT government contracts.
  • Leadership and self-direction skills.
  • Ability to solve complex problems using creative thinking skills.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Ability to critically analyze and understand the systems and communicate system requirements or shortfalls to the customer and leadership.
  • Ability to travel, as required.
  • Ability to meet eligibility requirements of a government security clearance for access to classified information.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, including MS Outlook, MS Teams, MS Project, MS PowerPoint, MS Excel, MS Word, SharePoint, and VISIO.

How you'll grow

At Chenega MIOS, our professional development plan focuses on helping our team members at every level of their careers to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there's always room to learn.

We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their careers.


At Chenega MIOS, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our team members and offer them a broad range of benefits.

Learn more about what working at Chenega MIOS can mean for you.

Chenega MIOS's culture

Our positive and supportive culture encourages our team members to do their best work every day. We celebrate individuals by recognizing their uniqueness and offering them the flexibility to make daily choices that can help them be healthy, centered, confident, and aware. We offer well-being programs and continuously look for new ways to maintain a culture where we excel and lead healthy, happy lives.

Corporate citizenship

Chenega MIOS is led by a purpose to make an impact that matters. This purpose defines who we are and extends to relationships with our clients, our team members, and our communities. We believe that business has the power to inspire and transform. We focus on education, giving, skill-based volunteerism, and leadership to help drive positive social impact in our communities.

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