Systems Administrator

Harris Corporation Columbia , SC 29209

Posted 3 months ago


Job Title: Systems Administrator

Job Location: Columbia, MD

Job Code: ES20180509-27177


  • Responsible for the internal or customer administration, maintenance and management of capacity resources for computers at the operating system and infrastructure level.

  • Builds, configures, troubleshoots and integrates new and existing servers to provide service enhancements, application deployments and infrastructure upgrades.

  • Sets up administrator and service accounts, maintains system documentation, tunes system performance, installs system-wide software, and allocates mass storage space.

  • Recommends software and hardware enhancements, diagnoses and corrects issues, defines and implements new services with the goal of achieving maximum server uptime and availability for the customers.

  • Responsible for monitoring performance, system usage.

  • Contributes towards the Disaster Recovery Plan (DRP), backup systems and disk configurations.

  • Conducts system analysis and development to keep systems current with changing technologies.


  • Bachelor's Degree and minimum 6 years of prior relevant experience. Graduate Degree and a minimum of 4 years of prior related experience.

  • At least 6 years of experience with administration, maintenance and management of operating system and infrastructure.

  • Candidate shall hold and maintain a Security + certification or must be willing to obtain and maintain the certification within 6 months of employment.

  • Active Top-Secret clearance is required.

Please be aware this position requires the ability to obtain and maintain an active Top-Secret Clearance. Successful candidate must meet stringent customer driven security screening requirements.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

By submitting your rsum for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your rsum, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for considering you for other available positions.

Candidates will support Environment, Health and Safety by fulfilling the Harris EHS Policy, complying with Harris EHS programs and applicable regulations, and striving for continual HS improvement.


Location: USA - MD - Columbia

Activation Date: Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Expiration Date: Friday, September 6, 2019

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