System Administrator in Rockville, MD at CALIBRE

Date Posted: 9/28/2018

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Job Description

CALIBRE, an employee-owned management consulting and information technology solutions company is looking for Systems Administrator to work within a larger team to provide support for installation /configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware and software and related infrastructure with a user base of 5000 users.

Administration activities include:

  • Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled jobs such as backups.
  • Apply OS patches and upgrades on a regular basis, and upgrade administrative tools and utilities. Configure / add new services as necessary.
  • Installation, configuration and maintenance of Windows-based components such as IIS, Tomcat, SSL-based components and .NET-based applications deployments
  • Communicate architecture to the customers and the developers;
  • Work with Project Manager to ensure projects are implemented by the development team within the time and cost budget;
  • Work with other administrators in development and integration of third party applications;
  • Work with other administrators in the set-up, maintenance, availability management, and problem management of infrastructure.
  • Debugging and/or optimizing SQL code.
  • Perform regular security monitoring to identify any possible intrusions.
  • Perform ongoing performance tuning, hardware upgrades, and resource optimization as required. Configure CPU, memory, and disk partitions as required.
  • Production support for servers including failover, backup recovery.
  • Assist other technical employees by providing experts’ advice, training and technical guidance as necessary in regard to infrastructure. Responding to internal and external audit requirement.

Job Requirements

  • Must be able to obtain a Public Trust Clearance
  • Bachelor (4-year) degree, with a technical major, such as engineering or computer science.
  • Linux-based components installation and configuration
  • Four to six years system administration experience.
  • Strong SQL skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with changing priorities.
  • Self-learner and self-starter.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to accomplish task within a given timeline with minimal supervision.
  • Able to work independently, under general supervision and as a part of a team, on several concurrent tasks with changing priorities.
  • Action oriented and results driven.
Required Experience
  • Strong expertise with Open Text Content Server administration;
  • Linux-based components installation and configuration
  • Windows-based systems configuration;
  • Strong SQL skills;
  • Has developed a broad perspective by holding several IT assignments with exposure to multiple IT, knowledge management, and business areas;

Desired Experience/Skills:

  • Microsoft SharePoint 2016 installation and configuration;
  • Experience working with CFR20 – Part 11 Validated environments;
  • Open Text Process Suite installation and configuration.

CALIBRE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer a competitive salary and full benefits package. To be considered, please apply via our website at Come join our dynamic team!

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