Systems Administrator - Sr. Led

Operation, Systems Admin, Computer Systems, VDI, Engineer, it management, database admin, Sysems administration, MSCA, MSSE, Security, VMWARE, LINUS, WINDOWS
Full Time
$100,000 - $125,000

Job Description

Sr. Systems Admin Lead

Start: Immediate
Type: Contract to Hire
Location: Herndon, VA

Description: Client looking for Senior Systems Admin that is focused on Windows but has some RedHat/ Linux. 
The Computing Systems Supervisor leads a technical team of systems administrators, VDI engineers, and other engineers to maintain and enhance the information system(s). This supervisor ensures that the information system(s) is/are operating at peak performance is constantly assesses the technology for gains of effectiveness, efficiency, or both. This manager also assists with the design, engineering, and architectural recommendations for the information system(s). The ideal candidate for this position. Has 10+ years of experience in the systems engineering discipline Has a strong working knowledge of how modern organizations operate within IT service management (ITSM) frameworks, especially ITIL v3 Has familiarity with implementing DoD/DISA STIGs Has familiarity with related KPIs, SLAs, and the RCA process Understands how to use technology to reduce cost and drive business results Is a life-long learner and insatiably curious Passionate about developing themselves as well as their teams Thrives in a fast-paced work environment with competing priorities and high-visibility projects Is a natural leader of people, able to bring out the best in others and find ways to motivate and inspire teams to deliver their best Is hyper organized – so much that others regularly compliment him/her on his/her organization Has undeniable attendance, punctuality, and reliability Is able to act as the "right hand” of a senior leader Has a can-win, must-win personality.

  • Provides direction and leadership to the Systems and Database Administrators.
  • Responsible for scheduling the Systems Administration resources for proper monitoring, maintenance, configuration, implementation, and upgrades of the enterprise computing environment.
  • Provides a positive work environment, oversees technical activities and staff, and maintains a reliable and effective environment.
  • Troubleshoots and repairs all server related problems in a timely manner.
  • Maintains a systems recovery plan to include a regular archiving schedule and proven process for data restoration.


  • A Bachelor's degree (experience can be substituted in place of a degree)
  • 2+ years of direct, technical leadership experience of a systems infrastructure/operations team.
  • Has systems engineering experience with current versions of:
  • Microsoft Windows Server
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux
  • VMware vSphere & ESXi
  • Nutanix Cloud Platform
  • EMC Storage
  • Synology Storage
  • Microsoft Active Directory
  • Virtualizationo Hyper-converged Infrastructure
  • Certificate and Federation Services
  • DNS and DHCP
  • Patch Management

Posted By

Jeff Moore

Paramus, NJ, 07652

Dice Id : 10228619
Position Id : 6528071
Originally Posted : 3 months ago
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