Sorry, this job is no longer accepting applications. See below for more jobs that match what you’re looking for!

Azure Systems Administrator SME

Expired Job

Procession Systems Washington , DC 20001

Posted 4 months ago

OVERVIEW
SME Level Windows Server Systems Administrator with experience to support the following:
Change Process:
Must be able to support requirements from a customer and to maintain Windows Platform solutions in test and production. This work may be done independently or as part of a team. Performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, supportability, and effectiveness analyses for total systems.
Candidate should have experience with the latest Windows Server Administration tools. The position requires candidate to be able to produce and review technical documentation.
Incident Response:
Troubleshoot Windows-related service issues including outages, anomalous behavior, and slow response class of problems. Outages may be on critical systems and candidates must be able to work methodically through these stressful events. Must be able to provide recommendations to optimize Windows operation and performance
The individual selected for this position will be a part of a Windows Platform Services Team and will be assigned to work full time at a customer site.
This individual will provide Windows Systems Administrator Services and manage, operate and maintain Windows servers at the customer site.
GENERAL DUTIES
Ensure server performance thresholds are operating in accordance with industry standards based on the life of the server
Collaborate with networks and storage teams continually to ensure the infrastructure capability is providing the most effective and efficient performance.
Demonstrated experience with clustering and network load balancing, certificate management, and managing Windows servers remotely.
Demonstrated experience with Windows servers (Windows 2008, Windows 2012) and Tier 3 troubleshooting will maintain the Windows infrastructure for the current and new application hosting environments.
Responsible for maintaining documentation for the Windows servers footprint to include physical and virtual across all environments, maintaining the Windows patching schedule and executing patch and version updates, monitoring servers capacity, servers performance, and performing server recaps.
Experience with Active Directory Federation Services, clustering and network load balancing, certificate management, and performing backups and restores, Windows 2008, Windows 2012
Participate in disaster recovery (DR) planning and execution in support of customer requirements;
Design, build, and test application upgrades within specified timeframes.
Manage and maintain Windows servers in the customer data centers; work directly with customers as required to ensure their needs are met
Maintain the smooth operation of a multi-user computer systems, including coordination with other administrators, customers and engineers
Set up administrator and service accounts, tune system performance, install system wide software
Group Policy Management (GPO) and application of Local Security Policies
Application of security settings/STIGs and other commercial security best practices
Advanced Troubleshooting, and advanced Windows Server communications and hosting within Azure Cloud Environments.
QUALIFICATIONS
12 years of Windows Serve experience
Bachelor's degree in a technical related field: may be substituted with years of experience as follows:
16 years of experience and no degree
MCSE certification
CLEARANCE
Full US Citizen with the ability to obtain a Public Trust


See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Senior Windows Systems Administrator (Azure Experience)

Visual Soft, INC

Posted Yesterday

VIEW JOBS 12/11/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-03-11T00:00 Visual Soft, Inc is seeking qualified candidates to work on our efforts with a Prime for their end customer, a federal agency in Washington, DC.<br /> <br /> <strong>Position</strong>: Senior Windows Systems Administrator (Azure Experience) - MUST be a US Citizen <strong>(should be able to obtain a Pubic Trust)</strong><br /> <strong>Location</strong>:  on our project with a Prime for a classified federal agency, Washington, DC (Onsite work, no remote work allowed)<br /> <strong># of positions</strong>: 1<br /> <strong>Compensation</strong>: Open based on qualifications, experience and certifications<br /> <br /> <strong>JOB DESCRIPTION</strong>: <ul> <li style="padding: 0px; margin: 0px;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Document all platform service processes and procedures and maintain the artifacts in a document repository;</li> <li style="padding: 0px; margin: 0px;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Perform systems operation support, including server system administration, general troubleshooting, and troubleshooting of complex engineering issues for hardware, software, and network components;</li> <li style="padding: 0px; margin: 0px;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Participate in disaster recovery (DR) planning and execution in support of customer requirements;</li> <li style="padding: 0px; margin: 0px;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Support data center consolidation efforts;</li> <li style="padding: 0px; margin: 0px;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Provide expertise and assistance in migrations to managed service(s); and</li> <li style="padding: 0px; margin: 0px;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Design, build, and test application upgrades within specified timeframes.</li> <li style="padding: 0px; margin: 0px;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Manage and maintain Windows servers in the customer data centers; work directly with customers as required to ensure their needs are met</li> <li style="padding: 0px; margin: 0px;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Work in a rapid paced environment and work independently</li> <li style="padding: 0px; margin: 0px;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Maintain the smooth operation of a multi-user computer systems, including coordination with other administrators, customers and engineers</li> <li style="padding: 0px; margin: 0px;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Set up administrator and service accounts, tune system performance, install system wide software</li> <li style="padding: 0px; margin: 0px;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Interact with users and evaluate vendor products</li> <li style="padding: 0px; margin: 0px;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Evaluate hardware and software, with the goal of improving and increasingly automating operations</li> <li style="padding: 0px; margin: 0px;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Develop and monitor policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources</li> <li style="padding: 0px; margin: 0px;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Create, maintain, and implement detailed documentation and maintain standard operating procedures</li> <li style="padding: 0px; margin: 0px;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Apply security settings and other commercial security best practices</li> </ul> <div style="padding: 0px; margin: 0px;"><strong>Required Experience and Qualifications</strong>:</div> <ul> <li style="padding: 0px; margin: 0px;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">12 + years relevant work experience as a Windows systems administrator with an IT equipment vendor, service provider, or a data center</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Bachelor's degree in a relevant technical discipline and 12 years of overall related experience with a Windows server environment; additional related years of experience is accepted in lieu of a degree</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Maintain and administer a multi-site, multi-farm Windows server on-premises infrastructure and in Azure Cloud IaaS environment;</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Senior Level Responsibilities related to maintaining production with reliable and stable operations that includes but not limited to Senior level understanding of Windows Services and Servers, Advanced Troubleshooting, and advanced Windows Server communications and hosting within Azure Cloud Environments.</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Senior Level Understanding of Windows Server design, configuration and administration</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">PowerShell Scripting experience</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Completing registry backups and modifications</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Group Policy Management (GPO) and application of Local Security Policies</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Use of Windows Task Scheduler</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Application of security settings/STIGs and other commercial security best practices</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">System (hardware) and application (software) installation and configuration</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">System monitoring using installed tools as well as external tools</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Experience with configuration, troubleshooting and maintaining virtual and cloud environments</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Excellent written and verbal communications skills</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Ability to multitask and function in a fast-paced environment</li> </ul> <div style="padding: 0; margin: 0;"><strong>Desired Qualifications:</strong><br /> Any DoD active SECRET or Top Secret clearances are highly preferred<br />  </div> <strong>Our standard benefits include</strong>:<strong> </strong>Our standard benefits include 3 weeks of Paid time off (PTO that includes sick leave). Any unused PTO will be issued as a check at the end of an employee's anniversary with us. we also provide 2 floating and 8 public holidays. Floating and holidays expire at the end of every year of service of an employee. In addition, company will cover 50% of health and dental insurances only for all full time employees, however, dependents can be added at extra cost. Employee's health and dental coverage becomes effective after 30 days or first of the month after an employee completes initial 30 working days, we cover 50% for the employee's health and dental insurances. An employee has to finish all of your paper work for health and dental in the first 30 days of your employment with us. We provide STD, LTD and one time salary equivalent of life insurance at NO cost to all full time employees. All full time employees or w-2 employees with no benefits will be eligible to participate in company's 401k program after 90 days of employment with a company match of 4%, immediate vesting.  In addition,  all w-2 employees are eligible to be part of company's profit sharing, no employee contributions required. Visual Soft, INC Washington DC

Azure Systems Administrator SME

Expired Job

Procession Systems