COLSA Corporation Senior Systems Administrator (Windows) in Huntsville, Alabama

Senior Systems Administrator (Windows)

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Job Description

General Summary

Performs and leads Windows system administration tasks in a classified lab environment

Principal Duties and Responsibilities (*Essential functions)

  • Administers Windows servers and systems

  • Administers an Active Directory Server

  • Provides assistance to the end user community on system usage and tools

  • Applies security guidelines and best practices to systems

  • Implements security controls, baselines, IA scanning, patching, IAVAs, etc.

  • Works with iSCSI and SAN/NAS

  • Maintains automated build systems

  • Implements cross platform authentication and cross platform backup systems

  • Investigates and recommends solutions for Windows systems, network and storage performance issues

Required Experience

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field preferred. May use related experience in lieu of education.

  • Minimum of five years of experience administering Windows systems as a system administrator is required

  • Working knowledge of desktop applications including word processing, spreadsheet, and database programs

  • Working knowledge of Active Directory configuration and administration

  • Working knowledge of O/S and security patching, STIGs, IAVAs, and IA scanning

  • A DoD SECRET security clearance is required

  • A Security+ CE or equivalent, and a Windows O/S certification, are both required within six months of hire

Preferred Qualifications

  • Security+

  • Windows O/S certification

Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. COLSA Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.

Job Location

Huntsville, Alabama, United States

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