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Saturday, June 19, 2021

GW-GES System Engineer 2 - Server Services - System Admin

System Engineer 2 – Server Services – System Admin
Clearance: US Citizen with active TS/SCI with poly

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Job Description:
Zavda was founded in 2006 and is a SDB certified, Service Disabled Veteran owned, and Woman owned small business that offers leading IT management, Intel, and Cyber opportunities in both the private and public sector.  Zavda is looking for a System Engineer 2 – Server Services – System Admin who will provide operational support of the on-site Application Hosting infrastructure, to include not only support of the virtual environment but also as needed “smart hands” support to the system hardware which houses the virtual environment.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Operational support of virtual environments that are supported for customers at various locations
  • Monitoring of systems to include system capacity and planning, acceptable performance and customer accessibility
  • Response to alerts from monitoring software
  • Maintain security compliance via the review, compliance verification and installation of monthly operating system patches


  • Fourteen (14) years of experience as an SE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type and complexity is required. Bachelor's degree in System Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management, or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Five (5) years of additional SE experience may be substituted for a Bachelor's degree.
  • Minimum of 7 years of computer systems- or networking-related experience
  • Minimum of IAT Level 2 certification (ie: CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, Security+ CE, SSCP)
  • Thorough file server support and maintenance knowledge
  • Minimum of 4 years of general Windows server administration, and client/server support and troubleshooting experience
  • Good troubleshooting, Problem solving and Analytical skills
  • Team-oriented with professional attitude and customer focus
  • Thorough system administration (policies and procedures) knowledge
  • Organizational skills to participate on projects and the drive to take ownership of them
  • Excellent customer relations
  • In-depth knowledge in one or more of the following areas: Directory Services, File Services, Messaging Services, WEB Services, SOE/Engineering Services, and Solaris 10
  • Thorough knowledge of SupportIT ticketing system
  • Working knowledge of Ethernet cabling and switching 

Desired: Preferred Experience

  • Knowledge of NetApps, Linux, and/or VMWare
  • NetApps hardware/software support, SAN hardware support, Veritas NetBackup support

Job Location:

  • Annapolis Junction, MD

Zavda is a small business and an equal opportunity employer- Veteran/Female/Minorities/Individual with Disabilities.  With Zavda you have the opportunity to provide dependable solutions and support that with benefit the national security missions.  Zavda prides itself to providing continual professional growth and success for the Zavda Team.

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