NANA Regional Corporation Sr. Systems Administrator in Sterling, Virginia

Sr. Systems Administrator

Description

Cloud Lake Technology, LLC (Cloud Lake), an Akima, LLC company and a provider of services to today’s Big Data and Cloud market with one crucial difference: our services are highly-specialized, data-centric services. This enables us to focus laser-like on helping our government and commercial customers quickly and cost effectively harvest, analyze and leverage the greatest

possible value from the increasingly vast amounts of data they are acquiring and need to manage.

Cloud Lake Technology is looking for a Senior-level Systems Administrator to join our team supporting one of our current government customers! We are seeking a motivated individual to assist in supporting the server infrastructure and provide high level and end user support. A strong knowledge of Windows Server OS (2012-2016), Active Directory, VMware, and Hyper-V is required. In addition, general knowledge of Cisco networking, virtual infrastructure, IAAS, PAAS, and NetApp Storage would be highly beneficial. A strong customer service background is a must.

Responsibilities:

  • Sustain infrastructure in support of US Army MWN locations using AtHoc, and/or possibly MIR3/OnSolve, as well asEnhanced (E9-1-1) systems comprised of Motorola VESTA, MicroAutomation Call Center Millennium and spok pcpsap software

  • Serve as server administrator for a cloud based effort using a VMWare offering and standard isolated networks with Windows based servers

  • Install, configure and manage customers’ server software and systems via hardware replacement, backups, patching, and upgrades

  • Develop and maintain standard operating procedures in the lab for private and public cloud environments to provide to local technicians at production sites

  • Diagnose and troubleshoot problems with the private and public cloud environments and implement cloud services support, cloud operations, and security for all private cloud operations

  • Diagnose and troubleshoot problems with the Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) software and hardware and implement solutions in the lab prior to advising the end user

  • Configure, maintain and perform tasks utilizing Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) integrated software for vulnerability scanning and remediation

  • Evaluate products and upgrades

  • Execute tasks provided using best practices in cloud computing methodologies and standards

  • Assist in the discovery process by capturing legacy requirements that must be transitioned to the new environments

  • Develop and implement functionality based on provided guidance and requirements for private and public cloud services

  • Establish and comply with organizational standards and frameworks

  • Document and post development activities to include Operations and Management (O&M) support

  • Sustain compliance with all program Change Management (CM) processes and procedures as elements evolve from development to test to production

  • Collect and provide data/metrics that support all required Service Level Agreements (SLA), Memorandums of Understanding (MOU) and Memorandums of Agreement (MOA). Produce reports on demand as needed in support of mission status

  • Utilize metrics to generate queries that will provide weekly, monthly, quarterly and yearly customer reports

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum of seven (7) years Windows server Operations & Maintenance (O&M) sustainment for a large organization or Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP)

  • Current Security certification as well as an additional current technical certification such as Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA), Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE), Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), Network , etc.

  • Demonstrated administration skills on various operating systems and VMWare server configuration and management

  • Demonstrated experience in securing IT resources per government regulations, to include working change requests or new development through DoD Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process (DIACAP C&A or Risk Management Framework (RMF) Assessment and Automation (A&A) processes

  • Ability to work flexible hours and be on-call 24/7 to travel under short notice

  • Must have an active secret clearance

Desired Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • UNIX experience

  • Three (3) years’ experience with remote management of resources

  • Three (3) years’ experience with OS and software patching

  • Experience with MWN system(s) using AtHoc, MIR3, Blackboard, OnSolve

  • Experience with e911 systems (VESTA, MicroAutomation, Spok)

  • Experience with Agile methodology

  • PowerShell script or equivalent demonstrated experience

  • Security Plus

The duties and responsibilities listed in this job description generally cover the nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. This is not intended to be a complete list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required.Subject to the terms of an applicable collective bargaining agreement, the company management reserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties and to assign other duties as may be necessary.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment, without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, gender or gender-identity, age, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, disability, pregnancy or parental status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you have a physical and/or mental disability and are interested in applying for employment and need special accommodations to use our website to apply for a position please contact, Recruiting Services at job-assist@akima.com or 571-353-7053.

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Job: Information Technology

Primary Location: US-VA-Sterling

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: CLO00281