US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION: Yes
RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Relocation assistance may be available
CLEARANCE TYPE: SCI
Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the worlds leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our 22,000 employees do the cant be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.
Peraton is actively recruiting for an Associate System Administrator to join our team in Landover, MD. Maintains smooth operation of multi-user computer systems, including coordination with network administrators. Interacts with users and evaluates vendor products. Makes recommendations to purchase hardware and software, coordinates installation and provides backup recovery. Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources. Ancillary duties may include setting up administrator and service accounts, maintaining system documentation, tuning system performance, installing system wide software and allocating mass storage space. This position is M-F 1st Shift 11am 7pm (flexible by 1-2hrs).
Additional Responsibilities Include:
Installing, configuring and maintaining Oracle Sun Server X4 Series, x86 and including virtualized servers.
Perform regular day-to-day Systems Administration activities such as User Administrations, Disk Management, Package Install, Patch Management, Storage Management, NFS Administration and disaster recovery/fail-over.
Identify, analyze, fix, and determine root cause, follow-up and coordinate changes to resolve complex problems involving hardware, software, networking and applications
Ensure backups are completed successfully.
Perform backup restores from NAS and tape for system users.
Monitor and ensure adequate security for hosts and provide access control for file systems.
VMWare: Assist in maintenance of virtualized server environment.
Create and configure hosts and VMs and allocate corresponding system resources as required.
Maintain and patch existing hosts and VMs using VMWare COTS product.
Application Administration: Support a variety of server and desktop COTS, agents, and GOTS applications.
Other duties: Maintain operational procedures and guides and create tickets to document all break/fix incidents.
3+ years of systems administration experience with a BS Degree or 7 total years of experience in lieu of degree.
DOD 8570 Compliant IAT Level II Certification.
Minimum of 5 years of experience in administration; implementing and troubleshooting within UNIX environment.
Experience with NAS and SAN technologies, EMC2 or Isilon.
Experience in administering VMWare and ESXi 5.0 or later.
Active TS/SCI clearance is required for this position.
Environmental Certification (Linux+, Oracle Certified Professional, Solaris 10 System Administrator).
Familiarity with COTS products like Mac OS X, Oracle 11g r2, Veam, Atlassian Confluence.
Possess the ability to read shell scripts.
Special consideration would be given to individuals direct PDAS knowledge.
Supporting a 24×7 Network Operation Center.
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.