System Administrator III

Location: Annapolis Junction, MD
Date Posted: 08-21-2018 #11290316
The System Administrator provides Tier I - 3 support for implementation, troubleshooting and maintenance of information Technology (IT) systems. The selected candidate must have an ACTIVE TS/SCI with POLYGRAPH CLEARANCE.
Provide Tier III system administration support for CentOS operating systems.
Install, upgrade and configure Linux workstations.
Maintain smooth operation of multi-user computer systems, including coordination with network engineers.
Sets up administrator and service accounts, maintains system documentation, tunes system performance, installs system-wide software, and allocates mass storage space. Interacts with users and evaluates vendor products.
Makes recommendations to purchase hardware and software, coordinates installation, and provides backup recovery.
Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources.
Must be able to communicate effectively with customers and work in a team environment.

MANDATORY SKILLS: Must be well versed in Linux.
System Admin III experience providing Tiers 1-3 support.
BS or equivalent + 5 yrs. related experience, or MS + 3 yrs. related experience

OPTIONAL SKILLS: Able to support system in a hybrid Linux and Windows environment

About Avid Technology Professionals 
Avid Technology Professionals, LLC (ATP) is a premiere provider of software and systems engineering, and acquisition program management services for the community. ATP is actively seeking to pursue contract opportunities with other departments and agencies in the federal government, in state governments, and in the commercial sectors. Delivered by seasoned experts in the IT field, ATP solutions adeptly address the IT concerns manifesting in both the federal and commercial sectors.
Employee Benefits
The ATP Employee Benefits package includes:
  • A Supportive and Equitable Working Environment that is both Stimulating and Challenging
  • Competitive Hourly Salary
  • Unique Employee Success Sharing Program that allows ATP employees to Share in Company's Successes
  • Automatic Approved Overtime (as long as contract permits)
  • Retirement Pay (401K); 100% company paid, immediately vested with Profit-Sharing Component
  • Company Medical Coverage Plans - HMO, Open Access, PPO plans
  • Company Dental Plan - widely accepted, comprehensive, and flexible
  • Progressive Overtime Policy
  • Flexible Spending Account benefit
  • Lucrative Referral Bonus Policy
  • Holiday Scheduling that Coincides with Government Holidays
  • Robust Professional Expenses & Training Program
  • Computer Allowance
  • Internet Allowance
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
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