AceInfo Solutions, Inc.

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Systems Administrator I

Systems Administrator I

Job Location 
US-OK-Norman
Type 
Regular Full-Time
Position Duration 
..
Clearance 
Public Trust Or ability to obtain a Public Trust

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Overview

Ace Info Solutions, Inc. (AceInfo) is a leading Federal contractor with a focused vision: empower our clients, challenge our employees, and grow our business. Founded in December 2000, we are deeply committed to ensuring quality and customer satisfaction. We have a mature corporate infrastructure, strong management, and quality practices. AceInfo is a trusted IT partner to the Federal Government, and we help various agencies transform and strengthen their processes, operations, infrastructures, and security practices to help them further their critical missions.

For over 15 years, we have successfully managed large and significant Federal programs. We have proven experience prioritizing client satisfaction, project quality, and providing innovative, cost-effective solutions to Federal clients.

AceInfo is prime on 95% of our contracts, is headquartered in Reston VA, and has geographically dispersed office locations throughout the country, to include: Kearneysville, WV; Chesapeake, VA; Fort Collins, CO; Boulder, CO; Quantico, VA; Kansas City, MO; Bowie, MD; multiple Washington, DC Metropolitan locations, and project presence in 23 states in all time zones. We offer excellent benefits and salary packages including free medical/dental/life insurance premiums for staff members. We offer relocation assistance for internal employees and external candidates, within 50 miles (minimum) of work location. We do not offer assistance for relocation and housing for internship positions.

 

 

 

AceInfo is currently seeking a Systems Administrator I to support our federal project, in Norman, OK .  When applying please provide a cover letter.

 

 

Project Overview: 

 

The National Severe Storms Lab is a Federal agency focusing on world-class weather research related to the initialization and development of severe weather. Ace Info Solutions currently provides IT-related services which are an integral part to the success of NSSL’s mission. An overview of services includes DNS/DHCP administration, multi-platform (Linux, Windows, and Apple) server and desktop support, Active Directory administration, hardware technical support, and data center management.

 

Position Description:

 

An experienced, hands-on administrator with expertise in Red Hat/CentOS operating systems, with preference to individuals with experience with Mac OS and/or SAN/NAS storage. Will be expected to work within a team to directly support end-users by troubleshooting and maintaining servers and workstations based on Unix platforms. Other responsibilities may include working to support with the web server, the enterprise backup system, Hazardous Weather Testbed infrastructure, and datacenter environmental monitoring. This position requires the ability to solve issues independently and work with other administrators to guarantee transfer of knowledge of work through both written and oral communication. BS/BA degree (or equivalent), plus 2 years in related field.

Responsibilities

  • Maintains data files and control procedures for a simple system of networked personal computers or for a group of desktop computers linked to a host server
  • Responsible for system security, data integrity, and use of resources
  • May produce periodic business reports, generate output such as labels, letters, and forms, and respond to frequent management request for information
  • Ensure systems are kept up-to-date by installing new software releases, system upgrades, evaluate and install patches to meet all government security requirements.
  • Have comprehensive knowledge and skills to independently resolve issues as required to mitigate and minimize outages
  • Maintain datacenter environmental monitoring system by tracking temperature and electricity usage, and report quarterly datacenter usage report to Senior IT
  • Provide technical guidance for system requirements on procurement requests
  • Perform maintenance and troubleshooting for Crestron video displays and act as local point of contact for problem escalation with vendors as well as maintain system diagrams and documentation of the system
  • Possess the ability to troubleshoot server and workstation hardware across several manufacturers and platforms (including, but no limited to Supermicro, Dell, HP, Apple)
  • Assist the IT group on tracking all assets through a central inventory system
  • Monitor and troubleshoot Linux-based RAID configurations, and assist with data-recovery efforts
  • Work alongside other team members to respond to end-user trouble requests through enterprise ticketing system
  • Possible participation in web server administration team
  • Possible participation in SAN storage administration team

Qualifications

 

  • BS/BA degree (or equivalent) in Information Systems
  • 2 years experience in related field
  • Diagnostic and troubleshooting ability for Linux workstation and server builds
  • Extensive knowledge of multiple network protocols including SSH, FTP, NFS, TCP/IP
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and work under tight deadlines
  • Ability to understand and carry out instructions provided in various forms (written, oral or diagram)
  • Strong communication skills: written, verbal, comprehension 

 

Additional Information:

  • Web server administration experience desired, but not required
  • VMWare administration preferred but not required
  • SAN Storage administration preferred but not required

 

Additional Requirement:

 

U.S. Citizen is required for the position. Candidate must successfully pass a Federal Background Investigation.  Public Trust Clearance or the ability to obtain one

 

 

Ace Info Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to diversity. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetics, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.