Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc. (SPA) is a well-established and progressive defense contracting company in the Northern Virginia area just a few miles south of the Pentagon. We are a professional services firm established in 1972 that has a long-standing reputation for unrivaled technical and analytical support to some of the top decision makers in the Federal Sector. We do state of the art work and have a cadre of outstanding professionals on our team.
The Information Technology (IT) Systems Administration Team establishes and maintains the technology infrastructure and application support services required by our analysts to deliver timely, objective and cost-effective analysis. We design, develop, and deploy hardware- and software based solutions in close coordination with SPA’s client-facing groups all while implementing the necessary measures to ensure network security and protect customer data.
We are looking for a Senior System Administrator with a positive attitude that can serve as the technical lead for SPA’s Exchange based email environment, administer multiple implementations of Microsoft SharePoint, and support a variety of other enterprise applications that require 24x7 availability. Other responsibilities include building and configuring physical and virtual servers, managing Active Directory and domain-level system settings via Group Policy Objects, planning for and responding to service outages, upgrading or migrating applications to ensure software remains current, managing system resources to optimize application performance, and supporting the development of disaster recovery and continuity of operations plans.