Sr. Systems Administrator

  • South Dr, Scott AFB, IL 62225, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Investing in People, Serving our Nation

Job Description

Highlight Technologies is seeking a Sr. Systems Administrator to manage virtual and physical servers in support of the United States Air Force in St. Louis, MO. 

Responsibilities include: 

  • Provision and maintain secure Linux (RHEL and CentOS) and Microsoft Windows 2012R2/2016 Servers
  • Support physical and virtual servers of multi-tiered HA/Clustered applications and databases 
  • Manage virtual servers through VMware vCenter 
  • Implement clear and concise Group Policy Objects (GPO) 
  • Implement and maintain backup/disaster recovery solutions 
  • Perform task automation through the creation of scripts 
  • Collaborate with customer to identify support and technology advancements 
  • Produce clear and concise documents and diagrams capturing networking and operational procedures and LAN/WAN topology

Qualifications

  • Current Top Secret Clearance
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Technology Management, Information Technology, e-Business or other related field (4 +years’ experience), OR an Associate’s Degree in Technology Management, Information Technology, e-Business or other related field (6 +years’ experience), OR a High School Diploma and 10+years’ experience 
  • 8570 IAT Level I certification (i.e. Security+, Network+)

Working experience in the following: 

  • Configuring and deploying Microsoft Windows servers using Windows Deployment Services or VMware templates 
  • Virtualized server administration (VMware) 
  • Security administration (group policy and permissions; vulnerability scans, audits, and mitigations; patch management 
  • Implementing and supporting enterprise system monitoring tools 
  • Performing system hardening through STIG review, GPO, and scripts 
  • Disaster recovery 
  • Troubleshooting OS and applications 
  • Windows scripting language (PowerSheel or VBScript)

Additional Information

Highlight Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action employer.