• System Administrator (Mid-level)

    Location US-MD-Ft. Meade
    Posted Date 1 month ago(3/29/2018 2:48 PM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Experience (Years)
    System and Software Engineering
  • Overview

    Systems Administrator - Linux and Windows


    WOOD is currently hiring a Systems Administrator to support our team in Ft. Meade, MD.  The ideal Systems Administrator will have experience with tier II/III systems and application support as well as experience with design and configuration of development and production environments. Linux and Windows.

    This opportunity requires a current TS/SCI clearance with Polygraph.  


    WOOD Consulting Service, Inc. is a Management Consulting and IT Services firm providing innovative results to our Federal customers.  Our diverse array of services and solutions are designed to help our clients leverage, protect, and maximize their information technology investments.  We offer a fantastic benefits package including but not limited to:


    • 4 weeks PTO, 10 paid holidays
    • Company Sponsored Health, Dental and Vision through BCBS
    • Matching 401K
    • Educational Reimbursement up to $4500 annually
    • Continued training and learning through WOOD University
    • PMI certified training
    • Competitive salary and much, much more…




    Provides support for implementation, troubleshooting and maintenance of Information Technology (IT) systems. Manages IT systems including day-to-day operations, monitoring and problem resolution for all of the client/server/storage/network devices, mobile devices, etc. Problem identification, diagnosis and resolution of problems. Provides support for the escalation and communication of status to agency management and internal customers.

    Ten (10) years system administration experience in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity within the Federal Government is required. Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Five (5) years of additional system administration experience may be substituted for a bachelor's degree.

    • At least 10 years system administration experience including application administration.
    • Familiarity with installing, configuring, tuning, and troubleshooting common GOTS and COTS software.
    • At least 10 years troubleshooting software installations and operations.
    • Fundamental understanding of computer networks and be able to identify, troubleshoot, and document network connectivity and performance issues.
    • At least 10 years analyzing and correcting data flow issues within systems.
    • Also leads virtualization efforts using VMWare
    • Experience in understanding network diagrams and schematics to troubleshoot dataflow and computer system related issues.
    • Willing to perform shift work.
    • Provides support for the dispatched system and hardware problems and remain involved in the resolution process.
    • Provides in-depth experience in troubleshooting IT systems.
    • Configures and manages UNIX, Linux and Windows operating systems and installs/loads OS software.
    • Provides detailed analysis and feedback to management and internal customers for escalated tickets.
    • Provides support to IT systems including day-to-day operations, monitoring and problem resolution for all of the client/server/storage/network devices.
    • Provides support for escalation and communication of status to management and internal customers.
    • Optimizes system operations and resource utilization, and performs system capacity analysis.
    • Provides support for implementation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of IT systems.
    • Manages the daily activities of configuration and operation of IT systems.
    • Provides assistance to users in accessing and using IT systems.




    *All Candidates must have a TS/SCI clearance with a Polygraph

    • Ten (10) to fifteen (15) years of experience as a Systems Administrator with "either" Linux OR Windows platforms
    • Experience with VMware for the virtual servers
    • Experience supporting Netapp servers OR similar storage technology

    WOOD is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer; all qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


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