184613 - System Administrator 4
Industry
IT
Region
VA-Virginia
City
Herndon
State
VA
Rate
$DOE
Duration
6 MONTHS
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a System Administrator 4 for an opportunity in Herndon, VA.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Oversees system integration, hardware and software installation, configuration and disposition of servers and workstations to support the architecture. Provides complex problem resolution, root cause analysis and technical support for delivery systems. Participates in the design, validation and configuration management of computing delivery systems. Plans and coordinates system changes. Administers user system access and establishes safeguards to protect information to meet security requirements. Oversees activities to monitor system performance to support capacity planning, backup and disaster recovery planning. Mentors, leads and trains others.

As a member of the Mission Systems Operations Team, you will provide Tier 1 and Tier 2 system integration, hardware and software installation, configuration and disposition of servers and workstations to support the architecture. Participate in the design, validation and configuration management of computing delivery systems. Plans and coordinates system changes. Administers user system access and establishes safeguards to protect information to meet security requirements. Oversees activities to monitor system performance to support capacity planning, backup and disaster recovery planning. Mentors, leads and trains others.

Rotating shiftwork is required of this position in direct support of the customer’s operations tempo; shift differential is paid based on shift schedule coverage. Candidates must be able to adapt in an exciting, dynamic operational environment while maintaining relationships with system stakeholders and customers.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
The ideal candidate must be able to:
• Perform system integration, hardware and software installation, configuration and disposition of servers and workstations to support the architecture.
• Install, configure and maintain multiplatform systems hardware, software and components.
• Plan, develop, design, integrate and maintain all computer applications, including specialized applications specific to the program’s objectives.
• Plan and coordinate highly complex software and hardware for enterprise release.
• Ensure systems conform to architectural objectives.
• Evaluate complex system's production readiness and supportability.
• Perform the restoration of complex computing service operations.
• Perform complex system problem identification and resolution.
• Integrate security solutions into information systems.
• Monitor system performance to support capacity planning, backup and disaster recovery planning
• Experience in both Windows and Linux administration, or one with the ability to learn

Technical Competencies:
Systems Thinking
Innovation / Creativity
Continuous Learning
Engr Knowledge/Comprehension
Host Environment
Information Technology Fluency
Equipment Configuration Mgmt
Troubleshooting
COTS Integration in a Linux or Windows environment - Required: 5 – 7 Years, Preferred: 8+ Years

EDUCATION:
Education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 9 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. PhD+4 years' related work experience, Master+7 years' related work experience, 13 years' related work experience, etc.).

WORK HOURS:
Full-Time/Rotating Shifts

MISCELLANEOUS:
Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Robert Davis
rdavis@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x305 or (800) 927-9318 x305

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.