Senior Systems Administrator - Active Directory

    • Stafford, VA

Smartronix, LLC., is an information technology and engineering solutions provider specializing in Cloud Computing, Cyber Security, Health IT, Network Operations, and Mission-Focused Engineering.

In support of our Department of Defense (DoD) client's mission to provide enterprise network operations and computer network defense, the successful candidate will provide Enterprise Active Directory support to the Enterprise Service team.The candidate shall configure all aspects of the Microsoft Enterprise Active Directory organization in support of a 255,000 user accounts across several AD forests on a DoD operated networks. The services the Platform Support team supports in Active Directory include accounts and group management, security, Windows Internet Name Service, Domain Name Service, Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol, File Replication Service, Group Policy Object's and other directory services technologies as applicable.

The candidate shall possess recent and relevant experience with Active Directory at the Tier II and III level and utilize their knowledge of the Windows Server Operating System and applications that are supported by Active Directory to provide Enterprise AD support. The environment is VMware based and requires the candidate to use their knowledge in VMware Virtualization, applicable certifications (e.g., VMware VCP) and VMware vCloud to perform the specialized Active Directory tasks. #cjpost

The candidate will be expected to perform the following Active Directory tasks:

  • Resolve all Active Directory tickets escalated from the service desk.
  • Provide guidance and instruction to the service desk for handling standard Active Directory related incidents and service requests.
  • Provide Active Directory Service Desk Resolution Reports documentation to the service desk on the procedures for completing the task.
  • Submit and execute AD related Request for Change (RFC) tasks.
  • Maintain the overall health of technologies associated with AD.
  • Monitor the health of AD with provided event management tools and make corrective actions to incidents that lower the health of AD.
  • Provide project support for AD related technologies.
  • Coordinate with other sections on AD-related issues.
  • Participate in the Change Review Board.
  • Escalate issues to third party product vendors.
  • Follow all ITIL version 3.0 (and later versions) processes as they are applied to the environment.
  • Implement monitoring tool thresholds and conduct proactive event remediation.

Smartronix provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Required Experience
  • Active Top Secret/SCI clearance
  • 7 years related experience
  • Professional series Certification within the product groups technology scope (e.g. MCSE (AD or Exchange), MCITP (AD or Exchange))
  • IAT III - (CISA, GCIH, GCED, CASP or CISSP (Associate)


Travel Requirements No Travel Required

Clearance Level Required 05. Top Secret, 06. SCI

US Citizenship Required Yes

Category Information Technology

Position Type Full-Time/Regular

Smartronix is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, protected veteran status, race, color, religious creed, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, sexual orientation/gender identity, age, or genetic information. Selected applicant will be subject to a background investigation. Smartronix is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.


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