Location: Alexandria, VA
Small environment with around 100 users, and we need someone who
can wear multiple hats (systems, network, user support, etc)
THEY WANT TO START SOMEONE ASAP
Bachelor?s degree in computer or information science, or equivalent
combination of work experience and/or professional certifications;
experience in the development, implementation and maintenance of
LAN, WAN; experience managing Windows and Macintosh (Mac is
preferred, since they do have a few MAC workstations) operating
systems; experience managing desktops, and associated software in a
networked environment; experience configuring and managing Active
Directory, domain controllers, DFS, Group Policy and login scripts;
experience initiating countermeasures for dealing with network
security and virus protection; configuring & managing switches;
experience with managing network storage devices; configuring
firewalls and VPN; demonstrated ability to administer a 100 + node
Experience with VMware VSphere, Windows Server 2012
Certifications and/or Licenses preferred/required:
MCSE, CCT, CCNA, and/or CCNP (some combination of these)
? Design, install, implement and maintain virtual & physical
infrastructure, network and operating systems.
? Design effective and efficient architectures for networks and
? Maintain backups of systems and their data; assist with disaster
? Plan and deploy timely software and hardware upgrades.
? Assist in the preparation of the budget and make recommendations
regarding hardware, software and other computer equipment.
? Plan, configure and troubleshoot networked devices including
storage area networks, network attached storage, SSL appliances,
firewalls, printers, ESX servers, desktop computers, switches, hubs
and routers. Troubleshoot and correct network related issues. Keep
systems patched, updated and secure.
? Monitor overall network performance. Takes appropriate action to
tune network devices for optimal performance.
? Administer local and remote user access to network resources
Administer electronic mail systems.
? Maintain the network firewall and ensure the highest levels of
network security including antivirus and anti SPAM
? Schedule and ensure that system backups are performed verified
and transported offsite.
? Maintain hardware inventory, including the storage or disposal of
? Identify and resolve hardware and software problems.
? Add and maintain users on the network; assign application access,
ensure security and ensure their configurations are within
o Windows server: 2003, 2008, 2012
o Windows desktop: XP, win7, win8
o Experience updating & managing Active Directory
o Experience managing user/service accounts, security groups in
o Experience managing mailing lists, email aliases.
? Project: Workstation/laptop setup, imaging & deployment for
o Experience writing login scripts
o Create Group Policy for logins, security, updates
o Experience with printer server & mapping printers.
o System imaging, use of sysprep for computer deployment
? Project: Data protection
o Update current backup solution
o Set up and administer Symantec Backup Exec We are an equal
employment opportunity employer and will consider all qualified
candidates without regard to disability or protected veteran