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Koniag, Inc Systems Administrator Windows in Fort Collins, Colorado

Description Koniag Government Services is looking for a Systems Administrator(Windows) in Fort Collins, CO. Pursuant to PL 93-638, as amended,Preference will be given to qualified applicants who are a member of aFederally Recognized Native American Tribe. We offer competitive compensation and an extraordinary benefits packageincluding health, dental and vision insurance, 401K with companymatching, flexible spending accounts, paid holidays, three weeks paidtime off, and more. The Systems Administrator (Windows) will provide IT Support for theDepartment of Interior s 24/7/365 data center environment. Applicant mustpossess superior knowledge and demonstrated technical proficiency in MicrosoftWindows Server 2008, 2012, and 2016 as well as expert knowledge of otherMicrosoft Products used to manage an enterprise operation. The successfulcandidate must have a strong background with TCP/IP networks, includingthe use of troubleshooting tools, scripting (PowerShell), resourceskit and diagnostic tools. Ability to develop and maintain documentation,manage and initiate project work and be able to work independently and in ateam environment. Support would include (but not limited to): backup andrecovery of systems, patching of systems, providing Tier II/III supportto lower tiers, performance tuning, hardware upgrades, operationalconfiguratio * Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, and other related areas, thisincludes troubleshooting those products at the expert level in an enterpriseenvironment * Monitor server performance and availability * Ensure Windows server availability and compliance with Service LevelAgreements (SLA). Manage and respond to IT requests via Trouble TicketSystem in accordance with these customer SLA requirements * Address/troubleshoot operational systems issues including file andshare permissions, user accounts and installing applications * Install, upgrade, patch, and maintain Windows Servers utilizingmanagement/deployment tools * Troubleshoot and resolve technical problems and provide on-callsupport. Perform research for problems, define solutions, and coordinateimplementation of solutions with staff and customers * Assist security staff in conducting internal system reviews and auditsin accordance with defined policy/procedures. Ensure system/componentsettings remain in order, as specified by security guidelines and STIGS.Provide applicable documents as resolution of security findings * Manage and maintain IT system changes via the Change Control System inaccordance with the organization s Change Management Policies and Procedures * Collaborate with team members to solve problems; this includesworking with other application teams to provide assistance troubleshootingissues and with problem resolution * Able to perform Security procedures (change service accountpasswords, validate security software functionality and consistency acrossall the servers, etc.) * Have the ability to work on servers in a large scale environment andhave some knowledge of scripting to assist administration * Assist in planning and coordinating for new Active Directory Forestbuilds, to include Forest/Domain requirements for Domain Controllers andsupport servers * Has the ability to take a task or project and work independently withminimal guidancePosition Requirements Required Qualifications * Expert level experience with Microsoft Windows 2008, 2012, and 2016 * Extensive experience with Hyper-V * Occasional weekend and after hours on-call work required * Experience with Active Directory * Large Enterprise experience Desirable Qualifications * Bachelor s degree preferred * Microsoft Certifications (MCSA, MCSE) highly preferred * Experience with DNS, DCHP * Experience with Group Policy, AGPM * Experience with SCCM and SCOM * Change Controlled environment experience * Experience with scripting (PowerShell) a