AECOM System Administrator in Virginia Beach, Virginia

Business Line Government

Position Title System Administrator

United States of America - Virginia

Virginia Beach

Job Summary

Responsible for the day to day maintenance and operation of Windows Servers in support of a classified and unclassified DoD network. Supports the availability and consistency of the operations of the Windows 2008 or later Windows Domain environment. Able to work in a geographically dispersed team environment responsible for the management of a classified and unclassified DoD network.

Responds to server monitoring system alerts to evaluate and remedy identified problems. Maintains, Installs and configures servers, workstations, Ethernet network cabling, and other related equipment, devices, and systems. Supports the installation, maintenance and monitoring of an Unclassified and Classified Wide Area Network (WAN) and provide network administration support for VMWare Virtualized Microsoft Windows and Linux Servers and Workstations. Maintains a Microsoft Windows based network infrastructure including, Microsoft Active Directory with IAS / RADIUS, DNS, and Access Control Lists. Supports Network and System Vulnerability Assessment and Remediation, Backups and Disaster Recovery. Maintains up-to-date equipment and software inventories, and up-to-date network drawings. Troubleshoots networks, systems, and applications to identify and correct system malfunctions, operational difficulties, and re mediate vulnerabilities. Position requires ability to participate in an on-call rotation (outside normal working hours or weekends) to supporting the Network Infrastructure to address critical outages.

Work Environment, Physical Demands, and Mental Demands:

Typical office environment with no unusual hazards, occasional lifting up to 50 pounds, constant sitting and use of a computer terminal, constant use of sight abilities while writing, reviewing, and editing documents, constant use of speech/hearing abilities for communication, and constant mental alertness.

Minimum Requirements

Associates Degree in an Information Technology related discipline (Information Technology, Computer Science, Information System Management, or related field) or at least 2 years of experience in lieu of degree in a combination of IT Training, IT Certifications and progressively relevant work experience in the areas of:

  • Microsoft Server Administration

  • Information Technology Management.

Minimum of 2 years’ experience in the following areas:

  • Implementing and maintaining Enterprise Level Microsoft Domain infrastructure

  • Experienced Windows Server Administration

  • Microsoft Active Directory, Group Policy Objects, RADIUS, DNS, Access Control Lists.

  • Ability to successfully manage and maintain current patch levels on servers in an environment distributed across multiple locations using automated Patch Management solutions such as WSUS

  • Installing and maintaining VMware server.

  • Must have a strong grasp of computer system security to include Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Security technical Implementation Guides (STIG)

  • Backups and Disaster Recovery systems

  • Participates in primary on call rotation supporting the Server Infrastructure and be available for after-hours and weekend support of critical servers as necessary.

  • Must maintain DoD 8570.1 certification requirements for IAT-II

  • Documented formal training in maintaining 2008 or later Microsoft Servers and Active Directory Domain infrastructure.

  • Documented formal training in Linux Server Administration (May be required)

Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret level Security Clearance and a valid state issued driver's license

Preferred Qualifications

Group Policy Objects, RADIUS, DNS, Access Control Lists

Installing and maintaining VMware server.

Linux Server Administration

Database administration

Active DoD Security clearance preferred.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Information Technology

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 189025BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.