Windows Systems Administrator - (CYB00007G)

  • Jacobs
  • United States-Virginia-Herndon-20361-VA48
  • Jul 13, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description


The Windows System Administrator will be responsible for maintaining, scheduling, executing software and hardware upgrades, patches, and reconfigurations, identifying and troubleshooting hardware and software issues with workstations and servers, and continuous system monitoring. The Contractor shall demonstrate the ability to create and maintain detailed documentation, assist individual users, participate in group collaboration/project planning, and effectively communicate issues and resolutions to all levels within the organization.

This position may require shift work.  

 Required Qualifications:  
  • Demonstrated experience with Windows domain setup, group policy, and user account administration

  • Demonstrated experience troubleshooting virtual machine/operating systems in virtual environments

  • Demonstrated experience creating, updating, and executing basic scripting with batch, PowerShell, BASH, and/or Python

  • Demonstrated experience with cloud service providers and administration (i.e. AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud)

  • Demonstrated experience with automation tools, such as Ansible, Cloud Formation, etc

  • Demonstrated experience with Cisco and Juniper networking equipment focused on maintenance and upgrades

  • Demonstrated experience with the OSI model, particularly Layer 2 and Layer 3 technologies, such as VLANs, port security, 802.1Q, IP subnets, IP routing, VRF and BGP

  • Demonstrated experience with network and IT security

  • Demonstrated experience maintaining Access Control Lists and zone based firewalls

  • Demonstrated experience with network monitoring tools, such as Whatsup Gold, Solarwinds, etc

  • Demonstrated experience in Network and System Administration

Desired Qualifications:



  • Demonstrated hands-on experience with/qualifications as an AWS Solutions Architect

  • Demonstrated experience with A+/N+/Security+. 3. Demonstrated experience with PKI certificates tools and libraries, and DevOps

  • Security certification(s), such as Cisco CCNA-Security or any other CCNA and/or CISSP. 8. Juniper Certification(s) - JNCIA-SEC or any other JNCIA

Clearance Requirement:

Position requires a Top Secret/SCI security clearance, based on current background investigation (SBI), as well as the favorable completion of polygraph.  Clearance and polygraph processing will be completed by the U.S. Government.
U.S. Citizenship (Required)
• Favorable Criminal History Check
• Education Verification
• Abuse/Illegal Drug Use
• Credit Check
• Subject Interview


 Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language. 

Primary Location

: United States-Virginia-Herndon-20361-VA48

Job Posting

: Jul 9, 2020, 6:20:07 PM


: Information Technology



Job Type

: Experienced
Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Work Locations

Customer Site 
 Herndon 20171
Capabilities: Cyber Security