System Administrator/ IT Generalist at BAE Systems

Quantico, Virginia, United States

Job Description

BAE Systems is offering an exciting opportunity to support an important and dynamic Department of Justice customer as a System Administrator/ IT Generalist within a highly capable network infrastructure team. The IT Generalist will support server operations and maintenance as well as support desktop workstation and peripheral requirements. The IT generalist will have the opportunity to work with exciting cutting edge technology, deployed in standard and unique ways.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 4 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

The successful candidate for the System Administrator/ IT Generalist position will meet the following education and experience requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in either Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Operations Research, Systems Analysis, Information Management, and /or Business Process Management from an accredited college/university with 3 years of relevant experience (or equivalent combination of training and experience).

Preferred Skills and Education

The desired candidate should have a passion for technology. This individual should be driven to provide innovation while also being able to excel in a team environment. In addition, the following skill and experience are helpful:

  • Able to execute instructions from system designs and action plans.
  • Understanding of firewalls, routing, and switching.
  • Knowledge of various VPN technologies such as Internet Protocol Security (IPSEC), and Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encrypted tunnels.
  • Experience with operating VMware and OpenStack environments.
  • Experience with cloud provider services such as Virtual Private Servers (VPS), Dynamic DNS, and Web Hosting.
  • Experience with Microsoft Windows environment, Linux Deployment, and managing VMware, Active Directory, DNS, Storage Area Networks (SAN), and complex enterprise IT infrastructures.
  • Experience patching and maintaining Windows Servers to include Windows Server 2012R2 and newer.
  • Experience deploying and maintaining desktops and laptops utilizing the Windows OS as well as supporting peripherals such as printers and scanners.

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security

BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do—from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That’s BAE Systems. That’s Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit and follow us on Facebook:

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