Senior Systems Administrator (SSA) – Virtualization

Full Time, Top Secret
Quantico, VA
Posted 2 months ago

Functional Responsibilities:

The SSA/Virtualization shall plan, lead projects as required and be capable of producing a complete delineation of products and services, support equipment, computer, and electronic equipment installations required for the site to fully support mission operations. The SSA/Virtualization shall plan, direct, and, if necessary, conduct regular, special, and integrated system test programs on virtualization equipment. The SSA/Virtualization shall prepare and conduct special reports and presentations that contain actionable information, which is pertinent to individual site operations. The SSA/Virtualization shall conduct integrated equipment system test. She/he shall plan, prepare and conduct on the job training to the customer and junior Contractor personnel, as required. The SSA/Virtualization shall coordinate with other field engineers to the benefit of the customer. The SSA/Virtualization shall support the unit with other duties as assigned within the scope of work.

Relevant Experience:

  • Top-Secret clearance is required.
  • Install, configure, implement, and validate installation of components on networks including but not limited to:
  • Citrix Virtual Apps & Desktops
  • Citrix ADC (Netscaler)
  • Microsoft (current Version) Failover Cluster
  • Microsoft (current Version) Hyper-V Manager
  • Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
  • Hypervisors and virtualization sub-systems
  • Container Systems
  • Infrastructure as Code methodologies
  • Custom design solutions based on available technologies to deliver virtualization platforms to end users with defined groups and access controls
  • Administer a variety of virtualization environments including Windows,
  • Citrix and Linux
  • Author and utilize scripting languages, mainly but not limited to PowerShell, to automate tedious, repetitive, and/or error prone tasks related to installation, configuration, and management of IT systems and services
  • Step in mid-problem and provide advanced troubleshooting and support to others

Preferred Skills:

  • Citrix Virtual Apps & Desktops
  • Citrix ADC (Netscaler)
  • Microsoft (current Version) Failover Cluster
  • Microsoft (current Version) Hyper-V Manager
  • Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM) (current Version)
  • Hypervisors and virtualization sub-systems
  • Container Systems
  • Infrastructure as Code methodologies

Minimum Education and/or Experience:

Four (4) year college degree in system administration, information technology, computer science, computer engineering, plus five (5) years’ experience designing, managing, administering, documenting, troubleshooting, and supporting multiple, heterogeneous computer networks in both production and development environments. Or in lieu of education ten (10) plus years of experience in designing, managing, administering, documenting, troubleshooting, and supporting multiple, heterogeneous computer networks in both production and development environments.

Job Features

Job CategoryIT, Top Secret
Clearance RequiredTop Secret

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