We're Hiring a
Systems Administrator

As a Systems Administrator, you will be part of an integrated team of software engineers, database developers, testers, and business analysts in maintaining mission-critical systems for the government in an AWS (Amazon Web Services) environment (dev, multiple test environments and production).


  • Maintain all AWS hosted environments (Dev, multiple test, and production). This includes keeping the environment operational and properly patched.
  • Maintain and support the following applications: IIS Web Server, ColdFusion application server, Oracle database server, and Tableau server.
  • Provide input to different status reports.
  • Document tasks and steps to monitor and maintain the different environments.
  • Author and system configuration management scripts.
  • Interface with agency and client help desks to troubleshoot and resolve environmental issues.
  • Keep SSL certificates current.
  • Keep product version up to date.
  • Monitor public forums for zero-day vulnerabilities.
  • Respond to various data calls.
  • Work with client Shared Services to ensure Production environments are properly backed up and can be quickly restored to operational status.
  • Provision and decommission AWS resources as the project needs.

Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

  • Minimum of 6 – 10 years of systems administration experience.
  • 3+ years of production Web application support.
  • Bachelor’s degree in technical field, engineering, science, mathematics, etc. (or 4 additional years of relevant experience in lieu of a bachelor’s degree).
  • Able to install, configure, and harden Windows and Linux operating systems from a bare system.
  • Able to author and maintain system installation and configuration management scripts (e.g., Chef or Terraform scripts).
  • Able to read and address vulnerability scan reports (e.g., Nessus, WebInspect, and DB protect).
  • Write and maintain System monitoring scripts in AWS OpenSearch framework.
  • Strong communications skills:
    • Able to work with a help desk to resolve issues (AWS, application, and/or networking issues).
    • Able to contribute to different status reports.
    • Able to communicate with the development team.
    • Able to communicate with project management.

Bonus points if you have:

  • AWS Certification: SysOps Administrator Associate
  • Oracle DBA experience

Additional Information

  • Remote work, with possible travel to Washington, DC up to two times per year
  • Ability to obtain U.S. Government Clearance (Public Trust)

Join Us!

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