Salient CRGT seeks a System Administrator (SA) who will be responsible for effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware and software and related infrastructure. This individual will participate in technical research and development to enable continuing innovation within the infrastructure. He/she will ensure that system hardware, operating systems, software systems, and related procedures adhere to organizational values. This position is 3rd Shift, 11:00pm-7:30am EST, Tuesday-Saturday.
Builds, installs and manages physical and virtual server environments
Documents, monitors, and audits those environments
Creates and tracks performance metrics and tweaks infrastructure design accordingly
Provides maintenance to systems and applications.
Primary resource for server and network hardware and software issues
Provides supplemental network and systems administration support to IT team
Works with IT team on large projects
Development of performance metrics and hardware/OS performance tuning
Primary resource for Apple/Mac client support
Mandatory Qualifications (Education, Certifications, Experience, Skills)
5 - 8 years of relevant experience is required, to include:
Knowledge and experience in a large-scale Enterprise network.
In-depth knowledge of Linux (RHEL) administration
In-depth knowledge of the Microsoft Server platform and its components including Active Directory, Windows Server 2003/2008/2008 R2/2012, failover clustering, certificate services, IIS, and other related technologies.
Experience with configuration and administration of Windows file servers.
Experience with installation, configuration, and administration of enterprise hardware including rack mount and blade servers
Experience writing/maintaining appropriate scripts to automate system administration and recurring jobs
Experience with Microsoft SCCM.
Excellent problem solving and communication skills
Experience in supporting a 24x7production environment
McAfee EPO Administration
5 years of VMware vSphere Management experience is required.
Bachelor's Degree in computer science, electronics engineering or other engineering or technical discipline is required. 5 years of additional relevant experience may be substituted for education on a case by case basis.
Knowledge: Considerable knowledge of the job. Complete understanding of the general and detailed aspects of the job, and its application.
Problem Solving: Provides technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems. Solutions are imaginative, thorough, practicable, and consistent with organization objectives.
Supervision: Works under only general direction. Independently determines and develops approach to solutions. Work is reviewed upon completion for adequacy in meeting objectives.
Background Investigation: You must be able to pass and maintain a government Tier 4 High Background Investigation.
Salient CRGT will not sponsor applicants for work visas for this opening.
Desired Qualifications (Education, Certifications, Experience, Skills)
Desired Education / Experience:
Microsoft – Minimum 5 years (DHCP, Login Scripts, File/Print Services, DHCP, SCCM, Active Directory, Group Policy Management, System Hardening, SNMP, Patch Management, IIS Web Services, SQL, Scan Remediation, OS Deployment Group Policy Management)
Citrix Xenapp Administration is a plus
Linux – Red Hat is a plus
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Salient CRGT (SCRGT) is a leading technology company providing health, data analytics, cloud, agile software development, mobility, cyber security, and infrastructure solutions. We support these core capabilities with full lifecycle IT services and training—to help our customers meet critical goals for pivotal missions. We are purpose-built for IT transformation supporting federal civilian, defense, homeland, and intelligence agencies, as well as Fortune 1000 companies.
Salient CRGT is dedicated to providing you with a competitive, cost-effective, and comprehensive benefits package. Your benefit offerings are designed to provide you and your family with benefit solutions that help you stay healthy, feel secure, and maintain a work/life balance.We provide new dynamism and innovative thinking to address their opportunities and challenges through:
Greater technical experience and broader resources
Precise alignment with mission requirements
Faster time to impact
Robust quality management program
Multiple federal contract vehicles
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