Sr. Principal System Administrator (APS) (OS) WinTel Server

  • Peraton,
  • Chicago, IL
  • 10 hours ago
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Peraton
IT, Systems, Computer, Security, CCNA, Project, Windows, Linux, Network, Configuration Management
Full Time

Job Description

US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION: Yes

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Relocation assistance may be available

CLEARANCE TYPE: None

TRAVEL: Yes, 10% of the Time

Description

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the worlds leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our 22,000 employees do the cant be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

Peraton is seeking a motivated professional to join our team as a Systems Administrator in the Systems Administrator Branch on Team Cloud. This position is in support of a recent award on MEPCOM. This position is/will be located in Northern Chicago, Illinois

Duties:
  • Maintains smooth operations of multi-user computer systems
  • Monitors and manages system resources, including CPU usage, disk usage, and response times to maintain operating efficiency
  • Setting up administrator and user accounts including user names and passwords
  • Maintains system and software documentation
  • Tuning system performance
  • Installing system wide software and allocating storage space
  • Maintains configuration management of production and test systems
  • Interacts with users and interfaces with vendor products
  • Makes recommendations to purchase hardware and software
  • Coordinates installation of hardware/software, and responsible for backups and recovery
  • Develops and monitors system, network, and security policies and standards
  • Supports asset management of hardware equipment and licenses
  • Interacts with users and evaluates vendor equipment products
  • Makes recommendations to purchase new equipment
  • Keeps current on advances in the field of systems administration


Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelors degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related discipline
  • Minimum 9 years as a Systems Administrator
  • Minimum 9 years of experience in computer networks, hardware, and information system management
  • Current IAT Level II certification (CompTIA Security + CE, CCNA Security, SSCP, GSEC, etc.) or ability to obtain within 120 days of hire
  • Experience interfacing with system users. Project Leaders, and vendors
  • Experience with setting up accounts, groups, and passwords
  • Experience with configuration management tools
  • Experience with Windows and Linux systems
  • Knowledge and experience with various hardware and network devices
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a higher level clearance if required by the customer (i.e. Confidential, Secret, Top Secret). US Citizenship required


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Masters Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related discipline
  • Minimum 13 years as a Systems Administrator
  • Minimum 13 years of experience in computer and information system management
  • Experience supporting a DoD customers Information Technology environment as a Systems and/or Network Administrator
  • Experience with automated tools for Configuration Management (ex., GitHub) and Systems Administration
  • Additional current CompTIA certifications in addition to the basic requirement
  • Knowledge and experience with Cloud Computing relating to Microsoft Azure and/or AWS architectures. Microsoft Azure/AWS Administrator Certification


We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.


Company Information

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world's leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our 22,000 employees do the can't be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

Dice Id : 91005870
Position Id : 21005327
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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