BAE Systems Senior Systems Administrator in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Job Description

Seeking an experienced IT systems administrator to support our Pittsburgh, PA classified lab environments with expertise in setting up and managing Windows based systems and Virtual Machines.

A successful candidate will be a Windows Server Administrator joining a team supporting internal customers, designing, implementing and managing lab infrastructure to meet the customer requirements. In this role, you will build, configure, administer and troubleshoot Windows (and VM) servers and user workstation hardware and software; design and implement workgroup-scale networks; build and manage authentication, file-share, and other collaboration servers to support groups of heterogeneous client systems. You will work with Industrial Security to develop and apply hardening configurations for systems for classified use to RMF requirements. Document system configuration for new and existing systems. Experience with centralized authentication technologies such as LDAP and Active Directory domains in supporting Windows/Linux cross-platform clients is desirable. Knowledge of Network equipment (switches and routers) is a plus.

You should be customer service oriented, attentive to detail, self-motivated and work well in teams. Flexibility in approach to finding solutions, the ability to understand and act on the customer needs and priorities, and learn new technologies quickly are some of the qualities a successful candidate will have. You will also need to be willing to respond to occasional off-hours outages and take part in subsequent service restoration efforts. This is not inclusive of all job duties.

CompTIA Security (or equivalent) is required to work in some of the customer labs.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 6 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

  • Top Secret clearance with SCI

  • Security CE

  • 8 yearsof experience in enterprise level Windows Server/Workstation operating environments

-Experience with Microsoft Active Directory and Group Policies

  • TCP/IP and Microsoft Networking concepts

  • Virtual machine (VM) technologies (ESXi, VCenter, Vsphere, VMware)

  • NetApp Management

  • Automated backup systems

Preferred Skills and Education

  • Windows and Unix/Linux interoperability services (e.g. centralized authentication technologies for cross-platform clients)

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux and CentOS

About BAE Systems, Inc.

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. People are the greatest asset in any Company. BAE Systems is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Senior Systems Administrator


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