Systems Administrator

Location: Dayton, OH
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $1.00 - $1.00
Degree: Bachelor of Science;
Date: 2/28/2018
Job ID: 02575410
Job Description
Location: Dayton, OH or Montgomery, AL
(Future Potential for Remote Working Location or Home Office)
Clearance: SECRET
Certifications:  CISSP, Security+, 

This project involves the migration of legacy business system applications from existing Government hosting environments to Amazon’s AWS or Microsoft Azure.  This will include the development of all relevant project plans, the implementation of a structured program management and systems engineering process, the implementation of Agile software development principles, and the coordination and collaborate implementation of all activities across stakeholder groups such as Government PMOs, functional user communities, DISA (current hosting environment), AWS or Azure (target hosting environment), multiple test organizations, the Government Capabilities Integration Environment (CIE), and multiple security groups.

  • Define installation, configuration, and maintenance policies associated with operating system software as well as Web Application, and Database servers
  • Perform software installations upgrades
  • Patch operating systems and installed software packages
  • Schedule installations and upgrades and maintain them in accordance with established policies and procedures
  • Monitor and recommend system tuning to achieve optimum performance levels
  • Ensure server data integrity by evaluating, implementing, and managing appropriate software and hardware solutions
  • Ensure data/media recoverability by implementing a schedule of system backups and database archive operations
  • 5+ years focused on operating systems administration, inclusive of installation, configuration, and maintenance of application and database servers
  • Application migration experience
  • Security+ certification
  • CISSP certification
  • Experience with rapid deployment of DoD accredited Secure Cloud Computing Architecture (SCCA) and Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) operating environments
  • Performance tuning
  • Experience with a wide variety of existing mainframe, client server, and web-based application hosting platforms, peripheral devices, and monitoring tools
  • Knowledge and experience with various operating systems (i.e., Unix, Oracle Solaris, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Unisys, Windows Server 2008-2016, etc.)
  • Amazon’s Machine Images (AMI) and like concepts
  • Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) concepts
  • AWS EC2 and ElasticCache (Redis) for distributed session management
  • MS Azure VPC