• Windows/Virtualization Administrator

    Job Locations US-DC
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2 weeks ago)
    Job ID
  • Overview

    AnaVation is looking for a talented Windows Administrator who is passionate about technology and working with cutting edge software and hardware. The ideal candidate appreciates partnering with our customer and a group of engineers to create innovative engineering solutions.


    Our team of engineers is working to provide our customer with enterprise level system engineering, integration, scripting and hardware experience. The candidate will be responsible for providing feedback, recommendations and implementation of new requirements. monitoring existing systems for issues and proactively maintaining a diverse windows server environment consisting of bare metal and virtualized installations. The Candidate will be responsible for the upgrades, patching, firmware updates and design improvements for efficiency. The candidate will also be responsible for providing support to the user community and management by maximizing uptime and minimizing unplanned outages.


    Our engineers are continually evolving in their professional skill sets and raising the standard of support to the users and customer we support. If you are looking to be challenged and grow as an engineer then this is the environment for you!



    • Bachelors degree in a related field

    • Experience planning and engineering hardware and software technology refresh efforts

    • 2+ years of experience with Windows Server 2003-2012

    • 2+ years Administering Microsoft Active Directory

    • 2+ years Creating and Administering GPOs

    • 2+ years of experience with system management tools such as Microsoft Systems Operations Manager, Microsoft Systems Configuration Manager, IBM Big Fix, Solar Winds, IPMonitor, HP Operations Manager, Dell iDRAC, HP Integrated Lights-Out, and Microsoft Active Directory.

    • Selected applicant will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information



    • Experience with Incident Management systems, such as Remedy, HEAT, HP Service Manager

    • Experience with SQL Server Management and Cluster Configuration\

    • Experience with VMWare software including VSphere

    • Experience with Dell Power Edge M and R series servers

    • Experience with HP ProLiant series blade servers

    • Experience developing and supporting system management automation tools to deploy, patch and monitor servers

    • Experience developing and supporting one way transfer capability across security domains

    • Understanding of TCP/IP and OSI model

    • Familiar with Change Control Board and Change Management Processes

    • Excellent written and Oral Communication Skills

    • Individual capable of working alone or with team as required to meet project goals

    EEO Statement

    AnaVation is an Equal Employment/Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate in hiring on the basis of sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.


    If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by email at accommodations@anavationllc.com and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address.


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