Job Description

TCI has an immediate need for a System Administrator in Scott AFB, IL. This is not a Corp2Corp opportunity. This is a long-term contract opportunity with the possibility of hire. In addition to competitive, market-rate based pay, TCI provides all our Consultants with Comprehensive Medical/Dental Insurance, 401k, Life Insurance and Long-Term Disability benefits.

Please note that this position requires US Citizenship and an Active DoD Secret Security Clearance.

SUMMARY

The System Administrator will assist in the deployment, operation, and maintenance of various information technology systems. Responsibilities may include: troubleshooting, implementing, and administering server/client systems. Systems Administrators are responsible for installation and maintenance of the Windows-based operating configurations on all organization Windows servers and serve as technical point of contact for engineering review boards considering all additions to or changes to the operating environment.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Solid hands-on experience with configuration, implementation, and administration of operating system deployment and software update management.
  • Perform user account creation and activation, password resets, privilege assignment, group membership management, and GPO directory access control using a directory system.
  • Create, privilege, and organize windows group policy objects and file shares with domain security compliance and usability as a priority.
  • Troubleshoot hardware and software errors by running diagnostics, documenting problems and resolutions, prioritizing problems, and assessing impact of issues in response to Help Desk Tickets.
  • Provide diagnosis for system software / hardware failures and assist in developing solutions.
  • Provide hardware support for servers and work with hardware maintenance providers.
  • Provide accurate, detailed and timely updates to tickets and projects.
  • Recommend and implement system enhancements that will improve the performance and reliability of the system including installing, upgrading/patching, monitoring, problem resolution, and configuration management.
  • Create and maintain user and computer accounts and modify file permissions and security access lists.
  • Test new releases of products to ensure compatibility and minimize user impact.
  • Develop and document technical processes and procedures as needed.
  • Responsible for the maintenance, configuration, and reliable operation of computer systems, network servers, Raritan KVM (Dominion KX2, CommandCenter) and virtualization environment.
  • Maintain user security definitions in Microsoft Active Directory and any other security system as required.
  • Monitor and support local SQL databases
  • Responsible for capacity, storage planning, and database performance.
  • Develop and document technical processes and procedures as needed..
  • Adhere to strict Information Systems security guidelines in all cases.
  • Implement appropriate processes for data protection, disaster recovery, and failover procedures.
  • Able to communicate effectively at all levels of the organization, with internal or external customers, in written and oral format.
  • Must be available as part of a team for on-call support on a 24 x 7 basis.
  • Must work on-site in Scott AFB.
  • As required, must be available on ‘off hours’, to perform necessary changes.
  • Support server maintenance and special projects, during extended work hours.

REQUIREMENTS

  • 8+ years’ experience in Windows Server Administration to include Windows Active Directory and GPO assignment and related services.
  • 8+ years’ experience Windows Server 2008/R2/2012/2016/2019, Windows 10, Microsoft Office Product Suite.
  • 3-5 yeas’ experience with VMware Products, like vSphere and vSAN.
  • 3-5 years of database, network administration, or system administration experience.
  • 2 years’ experience Raritan KVM (Dominion KX2, Dominion KX3, CommandCenter) is highly desired.
  • Must be able to assist local and remote users with complex IT-related issues and support daily IT operations. 
  • Experienced in DoD C&A Process, DISA STIGs, and IAVA compliance desired.
  • Associate or bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, System Administration, or a closely related field, or equivalent experience preferred.
  • Expert knowledge of VMware technologies to include VMware vCenter Server, VMotion, vSAN, and other VMware data center virtualization components.
  • Working knowledge of enterprise-level tools to provide and troubleshoot technology services including Print servers/shares, File servers/shares, DNS, DHCP, RADIUS, Client/Server/Firewall VPN connections, Encryption.
  • Familiarity and proficiency with Active Directory.
  • Familiarity and proficiency with Raritan KVM (Dominion KX2, CommandCenter).
  • Familiarity with SCAP / ACAS, vulnerability scanning desired.
  • Knowledge and experience in system monitoring / monitoring tools and trouble shooting.
  • Knowledgeable in DoD IAM, FISMA, and RMF concepts desired.
  • Microsoft Certified Solution Associate is required.
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert is a plus.
  • System admin and IT certifications in Linux, VMware or other related fields are a plus.
  • Must possess appropriate and current DoD Information Assurance (IA) Certification to be considered for employment; either CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Security+ CE, Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP), or CCNA-Security.
  • CompTIA Security+ CE is the preferred certification.
  • Must have an Active and current DoD Secret security clearance.

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