NANA Regional Corporation Windows Systems Administrator ( Must have an active Secret Clearance) in Sterling, Virginia

Windows Systems Administrator ( Must have an active Secret Clearance)


SAVA Services and Solutions help our federal clients provide for national security, improve communications and collaboration, secure the integrity of information systems and networks, enhance data collection and analysis, and increase efficiency and mission effectiveness. We’re at the forefront of the communications breakthroughs that bring Federal, state, local and International organizations together for leading edge collaborative solutions in our fight against global crime and terrorism. Visit us at to learn about career opportunities.

SAVA is looking to hire a Senior Systems Administrator to support a very large complex operational environments for one of our valuable customers, a reputed Federal Agency in Sterling. The position requires technical skills at Enterprise-level and must be able to quickly and efficiently troubleshoot, identify, and resolve technical issues.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide daily operational support of a global complex IT enterprise

  • Administer and/or oversee systems for multiple projects and environments.

  • Analyze system faults, review diagnostic tests and troubleshoot Windows Operating Systems and underlying Dell and HP hardware to identify problems.

  • Analyze network outages or connectivity issues to identify causes of packet loss or network latency.

  • Participate in integrated project teams and provide feedback and/or recommendations for Enterprise IT projects.

  • Participate in rotating 24x7 on-call support


Basic Qualifications:

  • 8 years of operational experience focused on supporting large-scale Windows based environments is required.

  • Demonstrated experience in Windows Server 2008/2012/2016 administration including Active Directory replication, troubleshooting and monitoring is required.

  • Prior experience in the below are required:

  • Managing complex assignments associated with administering Windows Server operating systems;

  • Upgrading applications and appliances that support the environment

  • Enforcing security configurations and performing vulnerability remediation in the environment,

  • Understanding of network technologies and configuration of Cisco network devices is required, along with knowledge of HP and Dell server hardware including RAID controllers and configurat ions.

  • Must be able to work collaboratively and cooperatively as a member of a team, but also work independently and apply so und judgment as needed.

  • Should be capable of taking the initiative to get involved in troubleshooting efforts and identify process improvements.

  • Ability to juggle multiple tasks or projects at the same time and effectively prioritize what is most important is required.

  • Well-developed written and oral communication skills are required.

  • Effective time management skills with respect to deadlines, priority changes, and interruptions is required.

  • Must have current DoD Secret Clearance.

Desired Skills:

  • DEA suitability is highly desired.

  • Certifications like MCSE, CCNA are highly preferred.

  • Prior experience with SAN/NAS devices, CommVault, Hyper-V, VMware, and Cisco devices is highly preferred

Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

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Job: Information Technology

Primary Location: US-VA-Sterling

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: SAV03368