System Administrator, Senior

Job ID 19-00126

Industry Computer/IT

Job Type Contract

Location Martinsburg, WV


A Sr. System Administrator has the thorough knowledge to create plans to assure effective management, operations, and maintenance of systems and/or networks.  Manages teams of system admins and can prioritize work and identify high risk critical problems and dedicate appropriate resources.  Has extensive knowledge of a wide variety of systems and networks to include high volume/high availability systems.

Senior level Windows and Website maintenance and administration skillset required to include concentrated focus on security implementation, operating systems characteristics and volume management, security event assessment and WordPress administration.  


Expert-level skills in:

Virtualization (Emphasis on VMware and Hyper-V is important as well)
Web hosting Infrastructure
o    IIS (Knowledge of non-Microsoft web servers like Apache is helpful too)
o    Content management (Content publishing tools, CDNs, etc.)
o    Load Balancing
Public and private cloud infrastructure and concepts
Databases (Microsoft SQL, MySQL, Postgres, MongoDB, etc.)
Windows Server 2008R2, 2012R2, 2016

High-level skills in:
Common network protocols and services (TCP/IP, SSL/TLS, DNS, etc.)
Network routing and firewalls.
Storage protocols (Fiber Channel, Fiber Channel over Ethernet, iSCSI)
Windows Server 2008R2, 2012R2, 2016
Monitoring software with SolarWinds

Education Level    Bachelor's Degree 
Degree In       Computer Science, Electronics Engineering or other Engineering or Technical discipline is required.    
Yrs. exp.     5   
Substitutions  8 years of additional relevant experience may be substituted for education