Systems Administrator - 30145 in Chantilly, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 7/30/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description



This position supports an intelligence community customer storage site with a staff of between 20 - 30 made up of both government employees and contractors.  The site receives equipment from contractors, conducts test and inspection activities on new equipment, on equipment being prepared for issue and on equipment returned after use.  Other technical staff build equipment components that support unique equipment configuration requirements.

The Systems Administrator will be:

  • Windows systems administrator for several active directory LANs (from unclassified to TS/SCI) located at a customer site.
  • Strong helpdesk skills with assisting customers remotely and providing support for Windows Server 2016/2012 R2, MS Exchange 2016/2013/2010, Windows 10, Office 2016/2013/2010. Demonstrated high degree of proficiency in communicating with end users in a non-technical manner while gathering maximum troubleshooting information for problem resolution.
  • Ability to configure, maintain and troubleshoot active directory, group policy and logon scripts. Install and update Software licensing servers.
  • Highly proficient in managing and maintain VMWare ESX 5 and 6 host servers. Able to adequately maintain SQL 2017/2016/2014/2012, conducting routine management tasks such as performance monitoring and backup.
  • Experienced in disaster recovery software. Knowledge of SharePoint 2016/2013 in configuration and management of portal servers in a secure manner.
  • Manage configuration of all software on site, including applying updates and security patches under the direction of the customer network operations center.
  • Knowledge of networks, TCP/IP, WAN, LAN with the ability to isolate and troubleshoot root cause connectivity issues. Procurement support to acquire software and software maintenance services.
  • Able to work after normal duty hours, weekends and holidays as necessary.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.
  • Must have 2-3 years helpdesk experience
  • 5-10 years Windows systems administration in a large enterprise environment.
  • Well versed in troubleshooting hardware and software issues.
  • TS Clearance with access to SCI within the last two years.
  • Must be TS with current access to SCI based on SSBI. CI Polygraph desired, candidate must pass a Polygraph examination



Security Clearance

  TS/SCI with Poly

Diversity Statement

  Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply.  Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information

U.S. Citizenship Required.

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