System Administrator 3 [P] - Chantilly, VA
Chantilly, VA 
Posted 16 days ago
Job Description
System Administrator 3 [P] - Chantilly, VA

Location: Chantilly, VA

Req. Number: 4703


M.C. Dean is Building Intelligence in the form of cyber-physical solutions for the nation's most recognizable mission-critical facilities, large-scale infrastructure, and global enterprises.

Our success relies on great people delivering innovative projects and solutions for Fortune 100 companies and the most recognized agencies in government, defense, and security.

Join our more than 3,000 employees worldwide who engineer and deploy automated, secure and resilient power and technology systems; and deliver the management platforms essential for long-term system sustainability. Together we are creating the integrated systems and technologies that shape the built and cyber-physical world.

We offer an excellent benefits package including:

  • A competitive salary
  • Medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
  • Paid-time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Military Reserve pay offset
  • Paid maternity leave
The IT System Administrator is involved in evaluating and scheduling system patches, upgrades and changes at the customer site. The IT System Administrator determines root cause of complex network and system problems. Responsibilities include: resolving escalated trouble tickets; preforming server maintenance and updates, replacing hardware as needed; updating Operating Systems and Anti-virus definitions; performing PC imaging as required; assisting in maintenance calls relating to workstations, software and servers; trouble shooting and resolving server event logs and communication systems; participating in the implementation phase for projects; documenting and tracking model and serial numbers for inventory tracking; performing and documenting warranty research to ensure all equipment warranties are valid; developing and maintain preventative maintenance checklists.

Education: High School Diploma or equivalent; A Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Math or Physics is preferred.
Experience with MS Windows Server and Active Directory is a must. Candidates must have the ability to develop technical documentation in support of system maintenance. Experience with virtualization is desired.
Minimum requirements: High School with 10-12 years of experience troubleshooting medium to large scale network and systems with a heavy emphasis on complex issue resolution.

Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and may meet eligibility requirements, including U.S. Citizenship, for access to classified information; DoD Top Secret/SCI clearance with polygraph is required.
Desired Certifications: Windows Server Administration, Lenel, MS Windows 2008 Server Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Must be able to obtain MS Windows Server Certification after starting.


  1. Exposure to computer screens for an extended period of time
  2. Sitting for extended periods of time.
  3. Reach by extending hands or arms in any direction.
  4. Have finger dexterity in order to manipulate objects with fingers rather than whole hands or arms, for example, using a keyboard.
  5. Listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
  6. Communicate information and ideas in speaking so others will understand.
  7. Read and understand information and ideas presented in writing.
  8. Apply general rules to specific problems to produce answers that m ake sense.
  9. Identify and understand the speech of another person.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
10 to 12 years
Required Security Clearance
Top Secret/SCI w/ CI Polygraph
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