SRA International, Inc., A CSRA Company Systems Administrator (Virtualization) in Djibouti

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

Secret (NACLC)

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

Top Secret SCI

Suitability:

No Suitability Required

Job Family:

Information Technology

Job Description:

We are seeking a Systems Administrator with virtualization expertise in HOA Djibouti .

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Perform administrative duties in a Microsoft and Cisco centric environment on multiple military networks (Unclassified, Classified, and Coalition).

  • Primary duties include management and maintenance of VMWare virtualization environments both local and downrange through WAN connections, along with the installation and upgrade of Windows server virtual machines (VM).

  • Administering Microsoft Active Directory and Group Policies as well as ESXi host platforms.

  • Responsible for system security and data integrity, assigns passwords, and monitors use of system resources.

  • Analyze current plans, processes and procedures and promote changes to ensure the server availability, reliability, scalability and other performance goals.

  • Schedule server update tasks to ensure software updates are installed in a timely and efficient manner.

  • Provide a team approach to problem resolution working with higher headquarters engineers and application vendors to troubleshoot problems that arise in the environment.

  • Research and coordinate technical issues and requirements related to systems and solutions.

  • Provide tier III support for issues relating to Microsoft infrastructure, Windows 10 desktop, print servers, network scanners, peripherals, device connectivity, along with equipment and software.

  • Maintain and administer a wide range of applications in the server infrastructure, including database servers, web servers, print server, and application servers.

  • Install and maintain VMWare environments on both Dell and Cisco UCS platforms.

  • Plan, create and maintain server VM templates right-sizing resources to application requirements.

  • Create Snapshots and restore VMs as necessary.

  • Monitor and resolve issues in Remedy ensuring detailed descriptions are documented before closure.

  • Resolve Tier III level issues relating to Microsoft infrastructure, SharePoint installation, Cluster services, Windows 10 desktop, print servers, network scanners, peripherals, device connectivity, along with equipment and software.

  • Maintain Microsoft infrastructure DNS, DHCP, AD and other associated services.

NOTE: The position will require working a shift schedule of day or night, 12 hours per day and a 5 day work week.

REQUIRED SKILLS / QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must posses an active Secret Clearance and have the ability to obtain/maintain a Top Secret/SCI Clearance.

  • Must posses an Associates Degree in IT related field or equivalent experience

  • Must posses a CompTIA CISSP or CASP IAT DoD 8570.1 Technical Level III certification or higher

  • Must posses a VCP Certification - Virtual infrastructure operating environment

  • 4+ years of Systems Administration experience

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Cloud and Infrastructure

  • Microsoft Active Directory and Group Policy management

  • Knowledge of installation and maintenance clustered server solutions

  • Experience in customer support in both datacenter and remote locations.

  • Strong customer-service orientation

  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • Self-motivated with the ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment

  • In depth working knowledge of Microsoft server and workstation products

  • Shift work required

  • May be required to sign for equipment

DESIRED SKILLS / QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Currently hold OR the ability to obtain a MCSE Server 2012 or 2016 Platform Certification within 6 Months of Start Date.

  • Solid understanding of Cyber security and Information Assurance principles.

  • Strong working knowledge of the Windows operating system environment, security compliance measures in a DoD environment (STIG’s, IAVA’s, VMS, etc)

  • An in depth understanding of supporting technologies: IIS, DHCP/DNS, Anti-Virus, Systems Management, High Availability configurations (Microsoft Clustering, etc)

  • A thorough understanding of enterprise datacenter technologies including Networking, Security, TCP/IP, NetApp storage, VMware, and physical datacenter security practices

  • Experience supporting Microsoft SQL environments.

  • Preference given to the following skills:

  • VMWare virtualization experience

  • NetApp storage administration

  • Firewall configuration experience

  • May be required to sign for equipment

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# of Openings:

1

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

T elecommuting Options:

Telecommuting Not Allowed

Work Location:

DJI Djibouti (APCDJI)

Additional Work Locations:

CSRA is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

THINK NEXT. NOW.

CSRA is tomorrow’s thinking, today. To “Think Next. Now.” is to imagine a better future and to deliver it, today. For our customers, our partners, and ultimately, all the people our mission touches, CSRA is realizing the promise of technology to change the world through next-generation thinking and meaningful results.

We understand that our customers' missions require new methods and imaginative thinking. We bring together government IT professionals, emerging technologies, and the brightest, cutting-edge advisors in the industry to deliver a broad range of innovative, next-generation IT solutions and professional services to help our customers modernize their legacy systems, protect their networks and assets, and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of mission-critical functions for our warfighters and our citizens.

Everywhere you look, CSRA is there. We’re in our nation’s infrastructure, in training and education, in cyber security, in serving veterans who served us—and, so much more. Take some time to learn more about CSRA. You might be surprised to learn how we touch your life.

We are a company of 18,000+ smart, talented individuals, yet we enjoy a start-up culture that inspires us to make a difference while delivering results in this rapidly evolving world. Join our team and use your skills and expertise to support the safety, security, health and well-being of the nation.