Sys Admin III

  • Job Reference: 663965057-2
  • Date Posted: 21 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Agile Defense
  • Location: Huntsville, Alabama
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: System Administration, Education/Training
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Requisition #:SYSAD003326

Job Title:Sys Admin III

Location:Redstone Arsenal, AL

Clearance Level:Active DoD - Secret

Required Certification(s):
  • DoD IAT Level III (Required within 6 months).

Selected applicantsmay be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

The Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO) provides Information Technology (IT) support to PEO MS which is a Continental United States (CONUS) organization. The OCIO provides centralized life cycle management, direction, guidance, and support for the acquisition, sustainment, maintainability, supportability, and implementation of the PEO, Information Mission Area (IMA). PEO MS is an approved Data Center providing hosting to multiple organizations, Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Cloud Platform as a Service (PaaS) throughout the US Army Acquisition community.

Position is 100% On-site. Systems design, development, implementation, operations, and maintenance. Systems administration and maintenance on 4 separate networks consisting of approximately 95-100 ESXi Hosts, 200+VMs/appliances and over 450 vDI Windows 10 desktops. Configure Virtual Machine (VM) servers, create virtual desktops, and create VM views. Provide system level applications written and maintained by in-house developers, file systems and restricted shell access menus. Perform system administration, monitoring, and reporting of system reliability, availability, maintainability, capacity, and performance across the enterprise. Provide hardware troubleshooting, maintenance, system backups, system updates and helpdesk support for the PEO s Information Systems users, both wired and wireless, with Personal Computers (PCs) and Personal Electronic Devices (PEDs) Perform hardware installations of new equipment, e.g., servers (e.g. Windows, Unix, Network Devices, and Virtual Machine Components), virtual file servers, and storage devices. Perform system analysis, design, implementation, sustainment and retirement activities in compliance with the PEO MS existing software development standards, including the PEO MS automated CM tool. Provide expertise in architecture, management, and performance tuning Provide hardware/software administration for server and network infrastructure. Responsible for access control, passwords, account creation and administration. Install, configure, test, operate, maintain, and manage networks and their firewalls, including hardware (e.g., hubs, bridges, switches, multiplexers, routers, cables, proxy servers, and protective distributor systems) and software that permit the sharing and transmission of all spectrum transmissions of information to support the security of information and information systems Continuously refine architecture, in order to sustain and scale current cloud infrastructure.


Education and Certifications
  • 10+ yrs. experience. DoD IAT Level III.

Background Needed and Years of Experience
  • 10+ yrs. experience.

Additional Skills & Qualifications

Must Have Technical SkillsExperience implementing and managing Active Directory infrastructure. Excellent experience and knowledge with designing installing and implementing VMware ESX server, VMware virtual center, setting up V-Motion, HA, DRS, vSan, and related VMware products such as Loginsight, vROPS, and Vcloud Director. Strong leadership and communication skills and working experience with customers, end users. Experience Installing and Hardening RHEL 7. Extensive Experience in Microsoft Server 2012 R2, Server 2016, Server 2019. Experience with using Secure Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) and STIG Viewer to assess and remediate vulnerabilities. Experience installing VMware Horizon Connection Servers and provisioning instant clone desktops.

Non-Technical SkillsStrong self-starter attitude, team oriented and good communication skills are a must.

Working Conditions

Working Conditions Required

Contractor site with 0%-10% travel possible. Possible off-hours work to support releases and outages. General office environment. Work is generally sedentary in nature but may require standing and walking for up to 10% of the time. The working environment is generally favorable. Lighting and temperature are adequate, and there are not hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust, etc. Work is generally performed within an office environment, with standard office equipment available.

Strength Demands RequiredLight - 20 lbs. Maximum lifting with frequent lift/carry up to 10 lbs. A job is light if less lifting is involved but significant walking/standing is done or if done mostly sitting but requires push/pull on arm or leg controls.

Physical Requirements Required
  • Stand or Sit
  • Walk
  • Repetitive Motion
  • Use Hands / Fingers to Handle or Feel
  • Stoop, Kneel, Crouch, or Crawl
  • Talk or Hear
  • See
  • Push or Pull

COVID-19 Vaccinations Requirements

As a federal contractor, Agile Defense is subject to any federal vaccine mandates or other customer/facility vaccination requirements. As such, to protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, Agile Defense may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

About Us!

Agile Defense is an Information Technology Solutions provider committed to partnering with our customers to deliver the highest level of service to our customers. We provided Information Technology (IT) services to the U.S. Government, including several United States Civil agencies and various branches within the U.S. Department of Defense.

Agile Defense has established a solid reputation of partnering with our customers to deliver innovative IT solutions with our "Listen. Think. Innovate." philosophy.

At Agile Defense, we know that our employees are our most important asset. We believe in our responsibility to our fellow employees, customers, company, and to our country. We promote teamwork, integrity, and creativity; we expect our fellow employees to also live these values.

Agile Defense, Inc. does not discriminate in practices or employment opportunities on the basis of an individual's race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, or any other proscribed category set forth in federal or state regulation