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Windows Systems Administrator with AWS experience

Chantilly, VA 20151
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Peraton Overview

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.

As a government contractor, Peraton abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The 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 the 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 contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).


Applicant must have the following:
  • The ability to see what needs to be done next and get it down without being told
  • A desire and drive to learn and seek solutions
  • Strong scripting capabilities (Powershell, Python, or JSON preferred)

It is very important for the applicant to be fluent in the following platforms, technologies, and standards :
  • Windows server 2016 and 2019 administration experience
    • Active Directory, Group Policy, patching, troubleshooting
  • VMWare 6.5 administration experience
    • Patching, vmotion, general troublehooting
  • AWS GovCloud EC2 administration and AWS SSM
  • DISA STIG server hardening standard
  • Experience with environment administration in an environment operating under DISA STIG hardening

It would be nice for the applicant to have experience with:
  • AWS GovCloud automation methodologies: CloudFormation, Lambda, etc.
  • VMware 7
  • IRS 1075 security standards


Peraton is seeking a Windows Systems Administrator with AWS experience to join a fast paced and dynamic team. This position will include responsibilities ranging from routine maintenance to opportunities to contribute to AWS migrations. Our customer runs in a hybrid environment split between a Peraton run datacenter and AWS GovCloud. Responsibilities will require knowledge and ability to administer both portions of the environment.

Speicific responsibilities include:
  • Routine system administration tasks with Windows server 2016 and 2019 in addition to troubleshooting problems and issues as they arrise.
  • VMware 6.5 administration and patching.
  • Weekly security reviews and remediaiton of findings as necessary.
  • The contract requires 24/7/365 inciendent response, as such, this position requires participation in an on call rotation.

For Colorado Residents
Colorado Salary Minimum: $77,209.60 Colorado Salary Maximum:$165,048.00 The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position, and is just one component of Peraton's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include annual bonuses, short- and long-term incentives, and program-specific awards. In addition, Peraton provides a variety of benefits to employees.


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Posted: 2021-06-28 Expires: 2023-10-01

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