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Sr Systems Administrator

Company: Textron Systems
Location: Sterling
Posted on: January 11, 2022

Job Description:

Sr Systems Administrator295155Who We AreTextron Systems is part of Textron, a $14 billion, multi-industry company employing 35,000 talented makers, thinkers, creators and doers worldwide. We make things that fly, hover, zoom and launch. Things that move people. Protect soldiers. Power industries. We serve customers in industries spanning aerospace and defense, specialized vehicles, turf care and fuel systems.Textron Systems in Sterling, Virginia is a leading developer of sophisticated geospatial analysis software. Our software products combine a wide range of image analysis, full motion video exploitation, 3D modeling, feature extraction, LIDAR analysis, data management, and precision-positioning tools. We are looking for talented and innovative IT professionals that can assist our software development teams with deploying our products on both cloud-based and virtualized infrastructures to capture emerging customer needs. For more information visit: Sr. Systems Administrator is responsible for supporting IT Infrastructure at Textron Systems in Sterling, Virginia reporting to the Manager, IT Infrastructure in Hunt Valley, Maryland. The candidate must be able to balance daily operations, project work and provide critical outage support. The candidate should possess a natural enthusiasm for IT, diverse in-depth technical experience, business acumen, and strong customer service skills. Textron Systems values employees that enjoy researching technology trends and implementing their findings into existing systems to solve interesting problems within our markets.Responsibilities:Designing and implementing advanced IT solutions in conjunction with technical engineering teamsWorking with software development teams to optimize performance of our software products in both cloud (AWS and Microsoft Azure) and virtualized environmentsManaging multiple concurrent infrastructure projectsProviding full lifecycle management for server, storage, and hardware operationsProviding technical and analytical guidance as it relates to servers, storage, networking, telephony, and other IT systemsProviding technical troubleshooting and outage supportProviding infrastructure configuration management & change controlCreating and maintaining process documentationStaying abreast of industry trends and new technologiesBachelor's degree in Information Technology, Engineering, Computer Science or a related field.Minimum 7 years of hands-on experience in majority of the following areas:Windows operating systemsActive Directory, Group PolicyServer virtualization and cloud technologiesBackup and storage technologiesLAN networking technologies and topologiesDatabase technologies including Microsoft SQL serverClient server applications and SQLVirtualization technologies, specifically VMWare Horizons or CitrixExperience with AWS and/or Microsoft Azure tools and servicesMicrosoft Azure DevOps experience is a plusPossession of relevant technical certifications a plusDemonstrated effective communication skills (written and verbal)Strong organizational skills; ability to handle multiple assignments and stay on scheduleAbility to work under pressure and deliver results on timeAbility to quickly absorb and understand complex technologies, processes and systemsDeals with ambiguity wellPassion for technology; curiosity to learn new and emerging technologiesEEO StatementTextron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.Pay Transparency Policy StatementThe contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information.Job Field Information TechnologyPrimary Location US-Virginia-SterlingRecruiting Company Textron SystemsSchedule Full-timeJob Level Individual ContributorShift First ShiftJob Posting 08/11/2021, 8:41:51 AM

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