ManTech International Corporation is looking for a Systems Administrator for our client site in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The Systems Administrator position will provide expert level systems configuration and administration for a 24/7 enterprise infrastructure operation. This includes designing, configuring and troubleshooting Microsoft and other Linux based servers and associated Microsoft Windows desktop technology. The candidate should be comfortable supporting Active Directory domains using standard Microsoft suite of server applications such as Exchange, Lync, SCCM, SQL, SharePoint and Project server. In addition to Microsoft technologies they should be familiar with other standard Enterprise software packages such as: SCCM, Symantec Virus and Backup Exec software, WhatsUp, gold, SolarWinds, and Track-It. The qualified professional should possess all necessary troubleshooting and problem solving skills pertinent for a Systems Administrator as well as excellent written and verbal communication skills. This position supports the Project Management Information System (PMIS) in the Office of Program Management- Ministry of Interior (OPM-MOI), Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA). Activities will be headquartered in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
General Responsibilities: • Works with OPM-MOI leadership, US and KSA team members, and committees to ensure compliance to design, software, security, and governance and taxonomy standards as related to the program. • Manages the program sites on a daily basis • Provides status updates to OPM-MOI leadership through the Deputy for Management or his representative • Configures and maintains new and existing sites • Trains staff on new feature-sets as necessary • Evaluates new and existing products to address customer requirements and develops recommendations where appropriate
The infrastructure includes the components typically considered to be a part of the technical architecture, including, but not limited to, the following: • LAN components and devices • WAN components and devices • Network operating systems, network protocols, LAN file and print server components and devices • Application server components and devices, operating systems, interfaces, system management software and COTS applications
Self-Managed, motivated •Management and user-support of all technology equipment including data, video, voice, audio-visual, and imaging equipment
Qualifications: • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training or work/military experience. 10 + years’ experience.
Required experience with the following: - Microsoft Server 2008 - Microsoft Server 2012 - Microsoft Exchange 2013 - Microsoft SharePoint 2010 - Microsoft SQL Server 2008 - Microsoft SQL Server 2012 - Microsoft Office 2013 - Microsoft Lync 2010 - Microsoft SCCM - Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 - VMWare - Symantec Endpoint Security - Citrix XenServer - Cisco Routers and Switches - Nutanix Storage Systems - PolycomLync Integrated Phone System - Samsung Surveillance System
Skills: • Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Windows, Active Directory, DNS, and DHCP management and implementation. • Strong experience configuring and administering Microsoft services such as Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, and Group Policies, Exchange, Office 2013, VMWare SCCM and Lync integrated phone systems. • Strong Systems Administration experience and problem solving skills. • 6+ Years designing, installing, monitoring and supporting enterprise class Microsoft environments to include SCCM, Group Policy, Exchange, Lync and desktop support. • 4+ Years Windows Server/Active Directory Administration • 2+ Years with Systems support products such as Monitoring, Backup Software, Virtualization, Citrix and mobil phone support in a XenApp environment for users. • Experience as a programmer with JQuery and ASP .Net technologies. • Experience with PowerShell and VBScripting languages. • Must be comfortable with Windows server and workstation platforms • Expert troubleshooting and problem solving skills • Solid diagramming and documentation skills
Clearance Requirements: Active Secret Clearance Required
Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Requires Bachelor’s degree (in Computer Science or Management Information Systems) or equivalent, and seven to nine years of related (data center environment) experience.
Equivalent Experience/Education Bachelor's Degree
Years of Experience
13-15 years w/High School Diploma 07-09 years w/Bachelors Degree 04-06 years w/Masters Degree
ManTech International Corporation is comprised of approximately 7,300 talented employees who use advanced technology to help government and industry meet some of their greatest challenges around the world. We adhere to the simple, no-nonsense values on which ManTech was founded more than four decades ago, aligning squarely with the mission objectives of our customers. As our customer base continues to expand and diversify, we continue to diversify our workforce and solutions. Nearly half our employees have a military background, and approximately 70 percent hold a government security clearance. As a leading provider of innovative technology services and solutions for the nation's defense, security, health, space, and intelligence communities; we hold nearly 1,100 active contracts with more than 50 different government agencies.