ABBTECH Professional Resources, Inc. System Administrator - Norfolk, VA in Norfolk, Virginia

Job Specific:

Administer mission-critical infrastructure. Provide technology support to team members of the Help Desk team as an escalation point for unsolved issues. Monitor existing servers and configure hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories, storage, etc. in accordance with standards and project/operational requirements. Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled jobs such as backups. Perform daily backup operations, ensuring all required file systems and system data are successfully backed up to the appropriate media, recovery tapes or disks are created, and media is recycled and sent off site as necessary. Contribute to and maintain system standards. Research and recommend innovative approaches for system administration tasks, automated where possible. Identify approaches that leverage our resources and provide economies of scale. This position requires the understanding of processes to maintain high security profiles on servers via installation of operating system patches and DOD security vulnerability patches.

The work location is within the Joint Staff, NSA Norfolk, VA.

This position will require:

  • Maintenance/Afterhours Support (1800 hours to 2400 hours)

  • Shift Schedule will be Monday -thru- Friday with the occasional Wednesday or Saturday Maintenance Window coverage rotated thru out the Server Ops Team

Education Requirements

High School diploma, or equivalent experience/combined education, with additional specialized technical training equivalent to a technical Associate degree and/or demonstrated ability to perform assigned technical/para-engineering tasks and 3 Years or more of experience.

Clearance: DOD Top Secret/SSBI


DOD 8570.01m IAT Level II certification

- Security+CE

- Current server operating system certification (MS Server 2012 R2 or newer)

Dress Code : Business Professional

ABBTECH is an EOE/Minorities/Women/Disabled Individuals/Veterans