System Administrator - 25673 in Panama City, FL at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 4/16/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Position Summary
Responsible for the installation and maintenance of servers, networks, software and related infrastructure.  Installs new software releases, patches, updates and manages the overall configuration to ensure it is up to date and secure.  Travel to remote facilities to support the installation and maintenance of Enterprise Server hardware and software. 

Duties and Responsibilities          

Maintains smooth operation of multi-user computer systems, including coordination with software engineers and software support activity

Installs new software releases, system upgrades, evaluates and installs patches and resolves moderately complex software related problems

Uses systems management software and various system tools to monitor servers and applications, troubleshooting problems and coordinating with other teams when problems occur

Apply monthly security patches to baselines

Document software patches and updates

Review Documentation and provide redlines

Log system related trouble tickets

Perform production procedures for new/updated systems

Support Test and Evaluation activities

Track system metrics for fielded systems

Monitors network traffic and makes necessary recommendations for additional resources or hardware

Performs system backups and recovery

Develops and tests Software Installation procedures

Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned

Travel up to 25% may be required

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in related discipline plus at least two years of directly related experience.

Security+ Certification is required

In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for more than 7 years applicable work experience.  Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience for positions involving new technology or labor market shortages as reflected by
market survey data.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

Excellent interpersonal skills

Good analytical skills and attention to detail

Knowledge of the principles, practices, and procedures used in systems administration

Knowledge of Enterprise Architectures

Knowledge of Virtual Technologies

Knowledge of networking principles

Strong troubleshooting skills

Candidate must be eligible to receive a SECRET security clearance with SSBI will be required.  Preference given to candidates with Top Secret eligibility (with SSBI).



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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