• Systems Administrator 1

    Location US-MD-Columbia
    Posted Date 1 month ago(1 month ago)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Experience (Years)
    System and Software Engineering
  • Overview

    Linux Administrator


    WOOD is currently hiring a cleared (TS/SCI with poly) Systems Administrator, Level 1 to support our team in Ft. Meade, MD.  The  Systems Administrator provides support for implementation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of Information Technology (IT) systems. 


    • Manages IT systems infrastructure and any processes related to these systems  
    • Provides support to IT systems including day-to-day operations, monitoring and problem resolution for all of the client/server/storage/network devices
    • Provides Tier 1 (Help Desk) and Tier 2 (Escalation) problem identification, diagnosis and resolution of problems
    • Provides support for the escalation and communication of status to agency management and internal customers
    • Provides support for the dispatch system and hardware problems and remains involved in the resolution process
    • Configures and manages UNIX and Windows operating systems and installs/loads operating system software, troubleshoots, maintains integrity and configures network components along with implementing operating systems enhancements to improve reliability and performance


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


    Individual Capabilities Required:

    • Five (5) years experience as a SA in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
    • Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college or university is required.
      • Five (5) years of additional SA experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree
    • Experience providing integration, implementation and maintenance of COTS/OSS products/tools.
    • Experience providing system administration and Tier 1 Help Desk Support within a Windows and Linux environment (Linux preferred).
    • Experience providing engineering solutions for server build outs within a Windows and Linux environments.
    • Understanding of backup and recovery support.
    • Ability to provide innovative implementation recommendations and solutions.
    • Ability to identify, analyze, and propose engineering standards, processes and procedures for an integration project/requirement.
    • Ability to identify, create, and report on performance monitoring metrics on integrated COTS tools.
    • Ability to lead integration efforts into an enterprise environment.
    • Ability to identify the need for additional resources (servers/people).
    • Ability to provide technical integrity, quality and completeness of work associated with deliverables, processes, etc.

    Individual Capabilities Desired:

    • Demonstrates strong interpersonal skills as well as written and verbal communication skills.
    • Related certifications; e.g. CISSP, SEC+, CEH, etc. 

    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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