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Parsons Corporation System Administrator Sr. in Linthicum, Maryland

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When it comes to what you want in your career, if you can imagine it, you can do it at Parsons. Imagine a career working with intelligent, diverse people sharing a common quest. Imagine a workplace where you can be yourself. Where you can thrive. Where you can find your next, right now. We’ve got what you’re looking for.

Job Description:

Parsons is seeking a versatile System Administrator to tackle new challenges across the full stack as we continue to push security forward. Parsons’ extensive experience in the cleared space, combined with your technical knowledge, will propel your career forward with opportunity for advancement with top performance.

In this role you will analyze existing systems and define, design, develop, and implement moderately complex technical products and systems. You will be a member of a team comprised of system engineers and application and hardware engineers/developers for the design of unique subsystems that will be ultimately integrated into the overall operating system. Parsons offers training, development and opportunities to switch teams and projects as you and our fast paced business grow and evolve.

​​ Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Assess system architecture and current hardware limitations.

  • Participate in gathering business and product functional and performance requirements

  • Responsible for the administration of Linux systems, and Windows servers inclusive of applications, processes the system supports

  • Define and design system specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility on both Windows and Linux platforms

  • Designing, planning, and implementing both new and legacy technology that directly supports the goals of the mission

  • Analyze system logs and identify potential issues

  • Manage the operational day to day of the network

  • Install government provided software patches and updates

  • Install, and configure new systems and platforms

  • Perform security management and application performance optimization functions

  • Perform regular hardware maintenance of administered systems

  • Provide analyses of alternatives for identified system issues or future plans install, and configure new systems and platform

Required Qualifications:

  • High School and 20+ years; Bachelor’s degree in an IT related field and 15+ years experience as a System Administrator

  • Experience with administration of Windows servers inclusive of applications, processes the system supports.

  • Experience with Unix/ Linux

  • Active TS/SCI with poly clearance

  • DoD 8570 IAT II compliant (Security+ certified preferred, etc.)

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Top Secret SCI w/Polygraph

This position is part of our Federal Solutions team.

Our Federal Solutions segment delivers resources to our US government customers that ensure the success of missions around the globe. Our diverse, intelligent employees drive the state of the art as they provide services and solutions in the areas of defense, security, intelligence, infrastructure, and environmental. We promote a culture of excellence and close-knit teams that take pride in delivering, protecting, and sustaining our nation's most critical assets, from Earth to cyberspace. Throughout the company, our people are anticipating what’s next to deliver the solutions our customers need now.

Salary Range:

$79,100.00 - $161,400.00

We value our employees and want our employees to take care of their overall wellbeing, which is why we offer best-in-class benefits such as medical, dental, vision, paid time off, 401(k), life insurance, flexible work schedules, and holidays to fit your busy lifestyle!

The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by federal, state, provincial or local mandates or customer requirements.

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company’s core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+.

We truly invest and care about our employee’s wellbeing and provide endless growth opportunities as the sky is the limit, so aim for the stars! Imagine next and join the Parsons quest—APPLY TODAY!About Us

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+.

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