Windows Server Admin

Rockville, MD

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Job Description

Octo Consulting Group is seeking an experienced Windows Server Administrator to join our growing team in support of a Federal customer in Rockville, MD.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Evaluating and scheduling system patches, upgrades and changes at the customer site.
  • Determining root cause of complex network and system problems.  
  • 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
  • Developing and maintaining preventative maintenance checklists.   ​

Skills & Requirements

  • 3-5 years of experience
  • Experience with MS Windows Server and Active Directory
  • Experience with virtualization is desired.
  • Experience troubleshooting medium to large scale network and systems with a heavy emphasis on complex issue resolution.


  • Bachelor's Degree


  • Rockville, MD 


About Octo Consulting Group, Inc.

Octo Consulting Group (Octo) is an industry-leading, award-winning provider of digital services for the federal government. Octo specializes in providing agile software engineering, user experience design, cloud services, and digital strategy services that address government’s most pressing missions. Octo delivers intelligent solutions and rapid results, yielding lower costs and measurable outcomes.

Our team is what makes Octo great. At Octo you'll work beside some of the smartest and most accomplished staff you'll find in your career.  Octo offers fantastic benefits and an amazing workplace culture where you will feel valued while you perform mission critical work for our government.  Voted one of the region’s best places to work multiple times, Octo is an employer of choice!

Octo Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, protected veteran status, race, color, religious creed, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, sexual orientation/gender identity, age, or genetic information. Octo Consulting Group’s commitment to diversity and inclusive selection practices includes ensuring qualified long-term unemployed job seekers receive equal consideration for employment. 

Other Considerations: This position is W-2 only; no Corp-to-Corp or 1099 candidates. Relocation will not be offered. Selected applicants will be subject to a background investigation. Individual’s primary workstation is located in an office area. The noise level in this environment is low to moderate. Regularly required to sit for extended periods up to 80% of the time; frequently required to move about to access file cabinets and use office equipment such as PC, copier, fax, telephone, cell phone, etc. Occasionally required to reach overhead, bend, and lift objects of up to 10 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include the use of computer monitor screens up to 80% of the time.

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