Senior System Administrator

Senior System Administrator

02 Nov 2021
Maryland, Bethesda, 20814 Bethesda USA

Senior System Administrator

job summary:

Our client is seeking a highly motivated, organized, customer focused, and detail oriented Senior Systems Administrator to join their growing team.

The Senior Systems Administrator is a strategic team member responsible for the deployment, maintenance, and support of a wide variety of technologies in data centers, offices, and public cloud instances. The ideal candidate will have diverse and extensive hands-on experience with Microsoft solutions, virtual technology, and cloud deployments.

location: Bethesda, Maryland

job type: Permanent

salary: $115,000 - 125,000 per year

work hours: 9am to 5pm

education: Bachelors


  • Analyzing organization's needs, conducting technical research, and implementing appropriate solutions to meet needs and comply with department standards
  • Ensuring high availability of all critical applications and servers while meeting or exceeding Service Level Agreements (SLA)
  • Architecting and migrating scalable, secure, and stable applications to the cloud and serving as the subject matter expert resource for service delivery areas
  • Reviewing, modifying, developing, and adapting security policies based on challenges posed by a multi-tenant public cloud
  • Managing the overall execution of projects by serving as the technical lead and subject matter expert and being accountable for the project outcome
  • Rapidly responding to patch management requirements by assessing risk, devising plans, and executing plans to all servers, server components, and other devices
  • Establishing and validating full functionality of enterprise backup and disaster recovery environment for critical business applications
  • Managing backup and recovery operations for multiple datacenters
  • Working closely with technical teams to detect network faults and performance issues and proactively implement monitoring services and alerts to prevent future occurrences
  • Maintaining highly secured systems through proper configuration and system access monitoring
  • Developing and maintaining technical documentation
  • Participating in 24x7 on call rotation
  • Performing special projects and other duties as assigned by management
  • Communicating and problem-solving daily with teammates, clients, vendors, and other stakeholders, often in combination with travel
  • Other skills related to building a career in systems administration


  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 8 years of experience
  • Education: Bachelors


  • System Admin
  • System Engineer
  • Exchange
  • Active directory
  • Windows
  • SQL Server
  • Powershell Scripting
  • Azure

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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