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System Administrator (REMOTE)

PeopleCom Washington, DC
  • Expired: 4 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Job Title: System Administrator

Location REMOTE


Duties and responsibilities depend greatly on the employer, but the most typical are the following:

  • Serves as a technical expert in the area of system administration for complex operating systems. In large companies, this requires understanding a global or multi-office network infrastructure.
  • Helps develop, document, communicate, and enforce a network technology policy.
  • Is responsible for the installation and configuration of new software and hardware, including the server network, devices and firewalls.
  • Is responsible for monitoring system performance, IT system operations and storage utilization.
  • Plans ahead for necessary hardware or software upgrades to support system growth.
  • Manages user accounts and assets, and assigns and updates security permissions on the network according to security policy.
  • Provides support with escalated help desk requests.
  • Leads a team of systems administrators, coordinates with different departments.
  • Mentors team members and educates users.

Required Qualifications

  • Candidate to have at least 6–10 years of experience working in the information technology sector.
  • Education: You need at least a bachelor’s degree in the field of computer science, information science, information systems or related field.
  • Technical expertise: You need advanced knowledge of networking and distributed computing environment concepts, as well as a sound understanding of the principles of routing, firewalls, and client/server applications.
  • You should also have experience with troubleshooting and issue resolution principles, methodologies and techniques.
  • As with most tech positions, you also need a strong desire to learn about new technologies.

Desirable Qualifications

  • Desirable knowledge. Candidate to have a good knowledge of applicable laws, ITAR, DFARS and data privacy policies.
  • Personal skills.
  • This position also requires team management and problem-solving skills, resourcefulness, strong organization skills, and initiative.
  • Change Controlled environment experience


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Washington, DC