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SBD is committed to the development of a creative, diverse and inclusive work environment. In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at SBD will be based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. SBD does not discriminate against any person because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or any other characteristic protected by law (referred to as "protected status").



System Administrator

Location: Fairfax, VA
Date Posted: 01-09-2018
SBD is seeking a motivated System Administrator to join an exciting modernization project for our client working in a fast-paced and forward-thinking agile environment. The project team will be responsible for developing and supporting a custom developed web-enabled system. This includes the user story development, architectural design, coding, testing, implementation, and maintenance of new functionalities as well as enhancements to existing ones. Data Analytics support is a critical function of the system and will provide users the ability to analyze and use the health insurance and related information. This includes a data repository and analytics solution to act as a cloud-based data platform for capturing, sharing, aggregating, and analyzing health insurance and related information to support improved decision making, improved business practices and improved services to states and federal agencies.
 
 

Responsibilities:
  • Technical Leadership, project management, execution
  • Plan, install, configure, and maintain networking equipment. WAN / LAN
  • Install and maintain Windows Server networks, email systems, and backup systems
  • Troubleshoot client/server problems, cabling, and software application problems
  • Create and maintain a highly efficient environment by tools and automation
  • Provide detailed documentation of work and environment
  • Provide analysis and proposals that coincide with a technological vision
  • Handling multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Dealing with the public and maintaining great customer relations
 
 

Skills/Qualifications (Required):
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience.
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience as a System Administrator
 

The ideal candidate shall have the appropriate certifications and years of experience for their roles and have demonstrated experience with the following technologies:
  • Java application development
  • Apache open software
  • Spark or equivalent
  • Redshift (includes Spectrum), RDS, Aurora, or equivalent
  • Dynamo DB or equivalent
  • AWS, PaaS, SaaS, tools, experience
  • Monitoring and Managing AWS
  • Hadoop
  • Oracle
  • Sqoop
  • Spark
 

Required Experience:
  • Strong working knowledge of PC, and laptop hardware, PC Operating Systems, Microsoft Office Productivity Applications Installation and Configuration, Microsoft O/S patches and updates, and PC Operating Systems.
  • Experience with Azure and or Amazon Web Services.
  • Working knowledge of MS SQL Server
  • Working knowledge of server hardware, Microsoft Server OS configuration, and server backup devices.
  • Must have high level of understanding of a variety of networking equipment, including firewalls, routers and switches.
  • Management of Microsoft Active Directory and Group Policy Management.
  • Assist in developing and implementing plans for upgrades and system enhancements
  • Deploy, configure, and maintain software and core services
  • Troubleshoot Server technical issues as well as both networking and storage technologies
  • CompTIA Security+ certification
  • Support complex client/server interaction problems and complex workstation issues such as registry based issues and application conflicts.
  • Perform advanced network consulting, design, installation, and support.
  • Manage/configure SAN (Storage Area Networks) and NAS (Network Attached Storage)
  • Design and install complex server cluster groups and their maintenance.
  • Design and install mid to large scale server infrastructure, troubleshooting complex problems between platforms and vendors.
  • Assess complex network needs and recommend solutions.
  • Generate technical documentation
  • Design and implement new solutions and technologies for solving complex problems and providing integration between miscellaneous vendor products.
  • Must be able to pass background investigation
  • Must be forward thinking and passionate problem solver able to work in a group environment that contributes to global client and company mission and culture
  • Able to take on new challenges and professionally communicate and collaborate with peers and executive client and corporate leadership
 

Desired Skills and Experience:
  • Prior experience supporting Federal agencies including HHS, CMS or other health IT business domain.
  • Knowledge and experience with CMS-specific lifecycles a plus (e.g., XLC).
  • Understand basic fundamentals of iterative development
  • Understand basic fundamentals of software development processes and procedures
  • Understand incremental delivery and the value of metrics
  • Familiarity with common Agile practices, service-oriented environments, and better development practices
Solutions By Design II, LLC (SBD) is committed to the development of a creative, diverse and inclusive work environment. In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at SBD will be based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. SBD does not discriminate against any person because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, IWDs, Veteran Status or any other characteristic protected by law (referred to as "protected status").
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