Duties and Responsibilities
. Deploy and support Windows Server 2008 R2 / Windows Server 2012 R2 on physical hardware and virtual machines.
. Deploy and support Web applications using technology such as IIS, ARR, Microsoft SQL Server and other web related technologies.
. Provide operational support such as server monitoring, backups, patching, and other duties as required.
. Support deployment of new Web applications.
. Write PowerShell scripts to automate redundant tasks.
. Find novel solutions to difficult problems.
. Constantly learn and improve.
. Share knowledge and collaborate with your teammates.
. 5+ years relevant professional experience.
. Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills.
. Strong written / verbal communication skills.
. Strong demonstrable knowledge of Microsoft Windows 2008/2012 Server.
. Scripting Skills (PowerShell strongly preferred).
. Experience with a virtualization platform such as VMWare.
. Fundamental knowledge of networking and common protocols.
. Understanding of IIS and related Web technologies.
. Working knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server.
. 8570 compliance or ability to immediately obtain is required.
. US citizenship and either an active clearance or the ability to immediately obtain an Interim Secret is required.
Additional Helpful Skills
. Splunk experience is a plus;
. Knowledge of configuration management using tools such as Desired State Configuration (DSC), Chef, or Puppet is a plus;
. Working knowledge of source control tools such as Git is a plus;
. Experience with Cloud/IaaS providers such as AWS and Azure is a plus;
. Experience with a CDN such as Akamai is a plus;
. Helpful certifications include but are not limited to: MCSA, MCSE, Server+, CISSP, and/or Security+.