PAE, Inc Systems Administrator in Falls Church, Virginia

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Systems Administrator

The candidate will perform systems administration duties for multiple servers in multiple security domains. The Systems Administrator’s responsibilities include, but not limited to, ensuring daily operations, performing routine maintenance activities, implementing baseline changes, responding to change requests; documenting changes, maintaining configuration documentation, performing technical evaluations, analysis, troubleshooting, and restore for all supported servers; building servers by providing technical configuration, setup, installation services, hardware and coordination of application projects, and performing patch management. The Systems Administrator will also track server capacity, ensure server performance thresholds at operating in accordance with industry standards based on the life of the server, collaborate with networks and storage teams continually to ensure the infrastructure capability is providing the most effective and efficient performance. Coordinate with internal providers on requirements. Participate in the appropriate governance forums.

Job Qualifications:

  1. Demonstrated on-the-job experience rebuilding, testing, restoring, and performing routine maintenance activities for Windows and Linux based OS operating as physical and virtual servers entities.

  2. Demonstrated on-the-job experience using network tools in a fast pace environment to maintain and/or improve the environment, measure performance, diagnose/fix problems, and monitor servers.

  3. Demonstrated on-the-job experience operating and maintaining multiple physical and virtual servers in multiple security domains.

  4. Demonstrated on-the-job experience through examples how you participated in/contributed to a IPT (Integrated Product Team). Specifically address your contribution as the IT Network Mgr/Server Administrator/System Engineer/Systems Admin POC, the outcome, being a critical thinker and a self motivator. (Note: the IT titles can be used synonymously).

  5. Demonstrated on-the-job experience documenting changes, maintaining configuration control, and keeping a system security accreditation in good standing.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. PAE’s hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a workforce of approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), should you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a currently open position with PAE, please call Recruiting at (703) 656-6064 or email with "Disability Assistance" in the subject line.

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