System Administrator at Tantus Technologies, Inc. in Washington, Washington DC

Posted in Information Technology 11 days ago.

Job Description:

Tantus Technologies, Inc.

ID: 2022-1790
Active Clearance Required: Public Trust
Type: Regular Full-Time


Tantus Technologies, Inc. (Tantus) - recognized by the Washington Post as a Top Workplace - is seeking a System Administrator (SA) to provide effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware, software, and related infrastructure. SA is responsible for the upkeep, configuration, and reliable operation of computer systems. This position seeks to ensure that the uptime, performance, resources, and security of the computers meet the needs of the users.

In accordance with applicable law and Company policy, full vaccination against COVID-19 is required for this position, and proof of full vaccination status will be required on the first day of employment.

What You'll Do

  • Acquires, installs, or upgrades computer components and software
  • Maintains security policies
  • Performs troubleshooting as required. As such, leads problem-solving efforts often involving outside vendors and other support personnel and/or organizations
  • Analyzes system logs and identifies potential issues with computer systems
  • Installs and configures new hardware and software
  • Responsible for adding, removing, or updating user account information, resetting passwords, etc.
  • Answers technical queries and assisting users
  • Responsible for system performance tuning
  • Develops procedures to maintain security and protect systems from unauthorized use, acts of nature and user abuse.

Must Haves

  • At lease 2 years of experience in a system admin role
  • Proven work experience in IT
  • Experience with or knowledge of programming languages and operating systems; current equipment and technologies, enterprise backup and recovery procedures, system performance-monitoring tools, active directories, virtualization, HTTP traffic, content delivery, and caching
    Experience in project management, application design and integration, and cloud computing
  • Expertise in creating, analyzing, and repairing large-scale distributed systems
  • Bachelor's degree in technology or related field (preferred)

Why Tantus? We Provide:
  • Competitive total compensation package based on the work you do and the contributions you make
  • An environment that supports balancing great work with a great life
  • A learning organization that invests in you with $3000 annually for professional development opportunities
  • Excellent healthcare programs available through United Healthcare
  • Community engagement events where you will have ample opportunities to give back by volunteering
  • Discretionary quarterly bonuses for above and beyond contributions and outstanding performance

About Us

Tantus is an IT development and management consulting firm helping federal programs become more successful, cost-effective and mission-focused through program management oversight and system development and implementation. Our people are committed to making our world better by delivering solutions to improve the effectiveness of government services and citizen experience. Tantus is Latin for "so great" or "so much" - we strive to put great things into everything we do.

Tantus is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, age (40 or older), disability, military status or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law.PI160778173
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