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Telecommunications Senior System Administrator

Requisition ID:  248460

Requisition Posting End Date: 

 

Position Summary

This position is for Senior System Administrator for project located in Columbia, MD. We are looking for an enthusiastic team member that will provide system management and support across multiple complex telecommunication systems using both Linux and Windows operating systems. The operating systems could be hosted on virtual systems. The ideal candidate should have proficient oral and written communications skills and superb technical skills, problem-solving and troubleshooting skills. As a senior technical candidate you will be engaged in long-term strategy development, commission activities, configuration management, backup/restore, hardware and software planning, and network-related activities. Additionally, you should have the ability to lead small teams in the various noted activities.

 

*This position will be open until the position is filled.

 

Responsibilities

  • Coordinates with technical team leads and other stakeholders to meet the overall Infrastructure system requirements.
  • Serves as a technical expert in Windows and Linux administration in a traditional or virtualized environment for the overall project.
  • Works closely with network engineers to ensure network architecture is implemented and adhered to. Supports network architecture development as required.
  • Works closely with technicians to ensure hardware and software is installed and configured properly and documented. Provide leadership to the team as required.
  • Supports system performance monitoring which also includes storage utilization and needs.
  • Coordinates with property personnel to ensure computing assets are managed.
  • Assists stakeholders and team leads in planning hardware and software for the overall systems.
  • Works as part of the task team and individually, as needed, to deploy solutions.
  • Prepares progress and special reports for stakeholders as assigned.

 

Qualifications and Skills

Basic Qualifications

  • You must possess an active TS SCI security clearance. U.S. citizenship is required for this position.
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university with thirteen (13) years’ experience relevant to Information Technology OR nineteen (19) years’ work experience relevant to Information Technology in lieu of degree.
  • Salary and grade commensurate with experience.

 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Technical experience with IT Infrastructure and Telecom Equipment
  • Technical experience with Linux and Windows operating systems
  • Technical experience managing and deploying virtualized systems
  • Strong problem-solving and troubleshooting skills and network architecture
  • Schedule development and tracking experience
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and written skills
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Experience leading small teams

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Operating system and network certifications (e.g., Microsoft Certified Solution Expert, Cisco Certified Network Associate, Linux Professional Institute Certification System Administrator, etc.).
  • Working experience with Software Defined Networking (SDN) or Network Function Virtualization (NFV)
  • Experience performing configuration management.

 

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Oil, Gas & Chemicals; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.  

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Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.  
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