Systems Administrator

Washington, DC

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Job Description


Are you looking for an opportunity to join a growing company that is innovative, entrepreneurial and mission centered?  Our technical and management consultants work closely with our customers in a dynamic, solution-oriented environment and we invite you to apply to our Systems Administrator opening today.

Buchanan and Edwards is looking for a great Systems Administrator for an important national security client. 

Required skills and experience include:

  • Candidate shall have demonstrated at least 5 years of experience in requirements analysis, systems engineering, operations and maintenance, network/ systems administration, and configuration management.
  • Candidate shall have demonstrated at least 3 years of experience in Windows Server OS and Linux Red Hat+.
  • Candidate shall have extensive experience in Windows system administration and engineering experience supporting a production environment.
  • Candidate shall have extensive experience in Windows server administration tasks.
  • Candidate shall have extensive experience in performing root cause analysis in complex and distributed environments.
  • Candidate shall have experience writing scripts.
  • Candidate shall possess excellent oral and written communication skills and effectively communicate details with all levels of management.
  • Candidate shall possess the necessary people skills to identify requirements and deliver results.

Preferred skills include:

  • Experience with virtualization (VMware) is preferred.

Clearance requirements: This position requires that qualified candidates have a Top Secret clearance

Buchanan and Edwards (BE) is an Information Technology and Professional Services consulting firm located in Arlington, Virginia. BE is a diversified high-technology services company, providing military, government, commercial and nonprofit agencies technology solutions and organizational management services to ensure mission success. Serving the federal sector since 1998, we base our solutions on an in-depth understanding of our clients, their mission, and the unique challenges they face. BE is the winner of the 2011 Small Business of the Year Award for the US Department of State and as an INC 500/5000 awardee.