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Sunday, November 28, 2021

AMB - System Administrator - Senior

System Administrator - Senior
Clearance: US Citizen with TS/SCI with Poly
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Job Description:
Zavda was founded in 2006 and is an 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 sectors.  Zavda is looking for a System Administrator to join our team!


  • Apply in-depth knowledge and experience with Linux (Red Hat, CenTOS) operating systems, and Window desktop 
  • Design, deploy and administer virtualized platforms
  • Work with VMWare, Active Directory, Group Policy, DHCP, shared storage, and databases
  • Provide software and hardware configuration management
  • Provide systems design analysis and consultation
  • Assess and troubleshoot system outages
  • Provide Systems Security compliance (accreditation and certification)
  • Create automated processes via scripting (e.g. Python, Powershell, etc.)
  • Provide patch management and deployment
  • Build, install and configure infrastructure-related software such as DNS, McAfee EPO Servers, CENTRIFY, LDAP 
  • Responsible for developing applications software for small to highly complex computer systems or portions of large integrated systems and/or for providing analysis and engineering of functional aspects of software and hardware architecture and system support


  • Shall have three (3) years of direct experience with an intelligence community or signals intelligence activity.
  • Shall have ten (10) years of experience with installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of LAN, WAN, computer hardware, and software.
  • Shall have five (5) years of demonstrated experience performing and assisting with equipment specification, setup, problem resolution, network support, etc., related to computer hardware and software; and providing assistance to users.
  • Shall have five (5) years of demonstrated experience optimizing system operations.
  • Shall have five (5) years of experience ensuring licensing agreements and system currency.
  • A Bachelor’s degree in a related field (e.g. Business Management, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Management, Program Management etc) is desired.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in implementing solutions with PKI-controlled access is desired.
  • Experience in Agile methods is desired.
  • A deeper understanding of how various components interact
  • The ability to troubleshoot higher-level problems 
  • The ability to resolve complex technical issues where documentation is either lacking or non-existent 
  • Experience with BigFix
  • Security+ CE certified

Job Location:

  • Laurel, 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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