Job Details

Windows System Administrator


Chenega Corporation


Huntsville, AL 35801




Company Job Title:
Windows System Administrator
Huntsville, AL
Reports To:
Project Manager
FLSA Status:
Exempt, Full Time, Regular


Summary: The Windows System Administrator will maintain smooth operation of multi-user computer systems.  
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: (Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position)
  • Maintains smooth operations of multi-user computer systems, including coordination with network engineers
  • Monitors and manages system resources, including CPU usage, disk usage, and response times to maintain operating efficiency
  • Performs systems security administration functions, including creating user profiles and accounts
  • Sets up administrator accounts, maintaining system documentation, tuning system performance, installing system wide software and allocating mass storage space
  • Interacts with users and evaluates vendor products
  • Coordinates installations and provides backup recovery
  • Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources
Non-Essential Duties: Other duties as assigned
Supervisory Responsibilities: May be assigned responsibility for the management of the systems administration function, including associated staff
Minimum Qualifications: (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)
  • High School Diploma/ GED required  
  • 5 + years’ experience: To include but not limited to;
    • 5+ years’ experience with Windows System Administration
    • 5+ years’ experience with Windows Server Update Services
    • 3+ years’ experience with Windows Active Directory
    • Experience with problem diagnosis and resolution for operating system and applications in VMWare EXSi/Windows environment
    • Experience with MS SQL
    • Experience with virtual server solutions and cloud environments
    • Experience with high availability server, network and storage solutions for Windows based servers
    • Experience working in large data center environments (300+ Windows Servers)
  • Secret Clearance required
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to develop policies and standards
  • Shows respect and sensitivity for cultural differences; Educates others on the value of diversity; Promotes a harassment-free environment; Builds a diverse workforce.
  • Treats people with respect; Keeps commitments; Inspires the trust of others; Works with integrity and ethically; Upholds organizational values.
Physical Demands:
  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.
Work Environment :
  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
  • The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.
  • During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions.  Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.
Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Native preference under PL 93-638.
We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.
Post Date:
Minimum Clearance:
Job Category:
IT - Hardware
Unspecified annual salary
Unspecified hourly wage
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