Windows Systems Admin 3/4 (TS/SCI) in Colorado Springs, CO US at Apex Systems

    Apex Systems
    Colorado Springs, CO 80915
    Full-time, Part-time
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    Job Description

    Apex Systems Inc., is immediately seeking a Windows Systems Admin3/4 who is a self-starter, highly organized, has a strong drive for quality, and eagerness to learn/grow. This position will support one of our highly-regarded clients in the government arena, and offer a strong upside for growth within the organization.

    Client: Enterprise Government Integrator

    Location: Colorado Springs, CO

    Compensation: Competitive based on years of relevant experience & education

    Clearance: Able to maintain or obtain TS/SCI security clearance

    Description of Work:
    • Install, configure, design, and maintain Active Directory, Exchange, and third party migration products for the duration of the contract
    • Manage, build, and support the Windows environment ensuring the security, integrity, and availability of authentication, authorization and LDAP related services to the enterprise environment.
    • Administer and maintain a Windows-based server network, with a combination of physical and virtual servers; light on virtual.
    • Install, configure, create, and troubleshoot group policy and administrative templates via Active Directory
    • Install, configure, troubleshoot, and maintain server-based applications running on the network including Exchange, Active Directory Services, and Lync.
    • Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of active components, resources and key processes.
    • Reviewing system and directory services logs.
    • Work with other engineers to upgrade current environment to more updated OS (ie. OS 2008 R2 to 2019)
    • Analyzes internal or external customer needs, and determines equipment and software requirements for solutions to problems by means of automated systems.
    • Prepare security documentation for submission to regulatory agencies.
    • Recommends and implements system enhancements that will improve the performance and reliability of the system including installing, upgrading/patching, monitoring, problem resolution, and configuration management
    • Knowledge of NISPOM (Chapter 8) and/or DCID 6/3-ICD 503 information system requirements.
    Basic Qualifications:
    • Active TS/SCI security clearance (CI-Poly highly preferred)
    • Bachelor's Degree with 5-9+ years of experience or 9-13+ years of relevant work experience in lieu of degree. Degree must be in a Software Engineering, Computer Sciences, Communication, Management Information Systems, or related field.
    • Must be 8570 IAT Level II Compliant: Security+ CE, CCNA, GICSP, Cy SA+, GSEC, SSCP
    • Minimum of 4-6+ years of experience within varying Windows systems/products including Active Directory, Exchange, Lync, etc...
    • Must have strong experience with Windows Server OS 2012, 2016, & 2019 as well as Window 2007 & 2010 Desktop/Workstation side; to include building these servers from the ground up into production
    • Must have hands-on experience configuring, installing, and/or maintaining a Virtualized environment with VMware, as well as the physical servers these VM's live on.
      • Specific experience with VDI highly favorable
    • Demonstrated experience being part of and/or helping lead large system upgrades/migrations.
    • Experience supporting and doing basic troubleshooting Layer 2 network type of issues (vLAN, Port Security, VPN, Routers, Switches, WAN, etc...)
      • Experience with Network monitoring tools such as Nessus, Retina, ACAS.
    • Hand's on experience implementing/updating DISA STIGs (Security Technical Implementation Guide) on server environments
    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Experience in larger government contracts supporting Airforce or Navy
    • Experience with large systems migrations
    • Experience training junior team members
    • Experience in virtualized environments spinning up/down VMs
    • Any past Network Admin experience
    • Experience with RHEL 6 or 7
    Posting ID: 559413724Posted: 2020-07-08