Systems Administrator Technical Specialist

Perspecta - Chantilly, VA3.2

Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation’s most important work. We’re a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation’s most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselves—to respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.

Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many ways—not only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter.

Perspecta’s talented and robust workforce—14,000 strong—stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let’s make an impact together.

Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories

The Enterprise Services Team is responsible for configuring, operating, and maintaining the customer’s enterprise business process tools to support processes to include configuration management, risk, issue and opportunity management, schedule management, architecture management, and requirements management. As part of this team, the Systems Administrator is responsible for configuring, building, installing and maintaining servers designed to process large databases with multiple relational data applications. Duties may include but are not limited to:

Install hardware and software upgrades; maintain operating system patches and virus scanning profiles;
Manage network servers and technology tools; set up accounts; maintain and monitor PKI certs;
Perform technical evaluations, analysis, and technical improvements to maintain optimum performance of applications and databases;
Monitor and provide system problem resolution;
Maintain capacity and performance planning; evaluate system changes to improve the system;
Design, build, manage multiple variants of Windows and Linux
Employ configuration control and change coordination for upgrades and repairs in a manner that assures system performance as planned;
Define, build, refine, demo metrics dashboards
BS Degree in Computer Science or a related field (IT/Engineering/etc.) or related experience
Demonstrated experience with various hosting and developer operations (devops) technologies;
Working knowledge and/or education of various cloud service providers to include Azure, Amazon Web Services (AWS);
Knowledgeable in the administration of Linux servers, Microsoft SQL, MySQL, VMware virtualization technologies, Firewalls, VPNs
Professional experience scripting in some administrative language (PowerShell, Batch, Perl, etc.)
Active TS/SCI clearance

Customer familiarity
Familiarity with Accreditation and Authorization processes
Experience with Zoomdata, ServiceNow, Ruby on Rails, MariaDB, Remedy, SharePoint, Sparx EA, JIRA

Requires 10 to 12 years with BS/BA

8 to 10 years with MS/MA

5 to 7 years with PhD.

Clearance Required- TS/SCI W POLY