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Posted: Saturday, September 30, 2017 9:45 AM

About MDA Information Systems LLC The Company: MDA Information Systems LLC is a major supplier of weather information and geospatial intelligence. Our firm serves a diverse client base including commercial and governmental organizations in agriculture, energy, defense, and civilian government. We are an industry leader in earth observation remote sensing technology and image processing. We build satellite ground systems that enable users to acquire and process imagery from the most sophisticated Earth:observing satellites in the world:much of the satellite imagery that you see on Google Maps was generated by our software General Summary The Mid:Level Windows Systems Administrator is responsible for Windows AD architecture, implementation, security, interoperability, and all other activities that are necessary for the operation, including the daily monitoring and enhancements of MDA Information Systems LLC. and client systems. This position is essential to supporting the infrastructure throughout the Gaithersburg, MD office as well as working collaboratively with IT teams across multiple sites. This position will provide leadership to a small team of IT professionals, implement evolving security requirements, architect Windows solutions on multiple networks, and work closely with teams to deliver critical infrastructure to meet staff and govA?t customer needs. This position requires a highly motivated individual who can work independently in a fast:paced environment, implement new technologies, and provide senior:level expertise. To be qualified you must be a US Citizen and have the ability to obtain a TS/SCI clearance. Essential Job FunctionsAt least 5 yearsA? experienceDesign, install, and support Windows AD domains and infrastructureDesign, install and administer security controls via OS/application hardening and Group PolicyManage security:related solutions such as AV, Malware, and Endpoint protectionMonitor and manage system resource utilization and planningMonitor local system operations and investigation of system problemsSupport configuration management processes and procedures (DR reporting, audits)Perform OS and network performance tuningSupport approved OS and software upgradesTroubleshoot and resolve application and OS issuesAttend and support planning meetingsMaintain user accounts and group assignmentsPerform and coordinate preventive maintenancePerform backup operations and archive managementSupport statistics report generationConduct operational and integration problem investigation and resolutionProvide system administration and hardware supportProvide customer support including, but not limited to, systems administration for assigned servers, application support and hardware configurationIdentify, define, and document process improvements and methodsConsult/coach other team membersDesired QualificationsExpertise with Windows Active DirectoryExpertise in using GPOs to manage and secure all servers, desktopsExpertise in deploying and managing network anti:virus and endpoint protection solutionsExperience with Microsoft Exchange environmentExperience with server hardware and Data Center operationsExperience with Hyper:V/VMwareExperience with patching with SCCMExperience in mixed Windows/Linux environmentWorking knowledge of PowerShell, batch scriptsProficiency with IP networking, DNS, DHCPSome familiarity with RHEL/Unix, SQL, other RDMS.Strong customer service skillsAbility to work independently and effectively in a small team environmentLead and coach other team members as neededStrong customer service skills and ability to interact in a professional manner with customersExperience with Cloud solutions such as Office365, Azure, AWS, Google Cloud a plusFamiliarity with GIS software (ArcGIS, Imagine) a bonusMCSE, MCSA, Security+ certifications a plusAbility to obtain Security Clearance


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