Areté Associates is seeking a full time Network Administrator to work in our Arlington, Virginia, facility. The selected candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret security clearance with SCI access and provide technical support for computers and associated networks. The incumbent will report to the Director of IT, collaborate with other network administrators, travel occasionally, and provide some after hours support.
The candidate selected will support a variety of Collateral, SCI and Special Access (SAP) classified programs.
Primary responsibilities include:
Provide administration and maintenance of LAN/WAN and VPN connectivity;
Manage company and customer network interfaces;
Maintain computer and network security with Symantec Antivirus Enterprise;
Create and manage backup network security using Symantec Backup Exec;
Implement system and software upgrades and patches;
Administer Toshiba Strata phone system;
Other duties, as assigned.
Active Top Secret security clearance;
Bachelor’s Degree in an Information Technology related discipline and/or current, applicable industry-standard certifications (CCNA, MCITP/MCTS, CISSP);
Minimum of 6 years working as a System Administrator, Network Administrator or similar role;
Knowledge of Microsoft Windows based WAN environment (Active Directory, Exchange/Outlook, SharePoint) with virtualization;
Knowledge of Linux/Unix;
Knowledge of Automated Information System (AIS) or System Security Plans (SSPs) and strong writing skills and the ability to document/diagram;
Proficient understanding of computer hardware configuration;
Proficient understanding of networking and infrastructure devices , protocols, and services;
Strong interpersonal skills, ability to work autonomously, and solution-oriented.
Active TS/SCI security clearance with CI poly
Areté Associates - 8 months ago