Senior Systems Administrator

Chameleon Integrated Services - Fort Meade, MD4.1

ContractEstimated: $81,000 - $100,000 a year
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189289 - Senior Systems Administrator
Location: Fort Meade, MD
Monday - Friday

Top Secret Security Clearance Required

You must have an existing Top Secret Security Clearance to be considered for this position.

Chameleon Integrated Services has expertise in operations management, quality systems, data operation and cybersecurity. We secure some of the most sensitive data for the Department of Defense and for other U. S. federal government agencies. We are known for the great care we take with clients and employees, and we believe in promoting from within.

Pay and benefits are very important to any career decision. That's why we have created a compensation package that reflects the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Exceptional health insurance options
  • Dental Insurance
  • 100% company paid life and long/short-term disability insurance
  • 401K with no vesting period
  • 20 Days Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Training stipend
  • and more (Please ask for benefits summary).
Position Overview:
We are seeking a highly motivated individual with a background in providing systems administration support. The Senior Systems Administrator will manage and maintain the virtual and physical infrastructure along with the guest virtual machines running on the hosts. Responsibilities also include maintaining server operating systems and COTS and/or GOTS applications. The Senior Systems Administrator will be responsible for the upkeep of the security posture of the environment.
This position is Monday-Friday (8:30 - 4:30). Team members are expected to be flexible with their schedule to help cover planned and unplanned events of a 24 x 7 operation. Holiday coverage is required.

Description:
The Senior Systems Admin will work on a Tier 3 Server team. Specific duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Strong experience with Sites and Services AD, DNS, and DHCP
  • Provide Tier III Operational Support (troubleshooting)
  • Strong Experience with GPOs
  • Strong experience with implementing configuration baselines and DISA STIGs
  • Strong experience with vulnerability mitigation and patching
  • Strong experience in Microsoft Servers, RDSP Platform and VMWare ESXi v6.7/vCenter
  • Experienced in modifying COTS/GOTS applications to fit the customer’s requirements
  • Strong understanding and troubleshooting of physical and virtual servers
  • Knowledge of Scripting, vSAN, NetApp, Backups, Tape Library and SQL is a plus
  • Purchase recommendations on server equipment and site surveys involved with server installation
  • Perform all other duties as assigned
Required Skills and Qualifications:
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to organize and facilitate planning and demonstrations
  • Ability to track, manage, and ensure projects tasks are completed in a timely manner
Preferred Technical Knowledge

  • Windows Server 2016
  • VMWare ESXi and Horizon
  • Remedy ITSM
  • SolarWinds Monitoring and Virtualization Manager (VMAN)
  • System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Experience Requirements:
  • 5+ years
Education Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Server or VMWare Certification (preferred)
  • Security+ ce
  • IAT Level II certification is required before start
Travel:
Less than 40%

Clearance:
Top Secret (You must have an existing Top Secret Clearance to be considered)

"We are an equal opportunity employer and all Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status”