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Position: Junior System Administrator
Contact: Human Resources
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Closeout Date: 2018-09-25
Description: Junior System Administrator

Position Location: Washington, DC

Praxis Inc. engineers aerospace capabilities for problems
of national interest. Our core competencies are system
engineering, mechanical and electrical systems,
spaceflight qualification and testing, software
engineering, cybersecurity, robotics, and program
management. We solve challenging problems, provide
competitive salaries, and offer excellent benefits.
Looking for a career with purpose? Come and join the
Praxis team!

Job Description:

Praxis, Inc. is collecting resumes for Junior System
Administrators for future contract opportunities to work
on various projects.


• Gain a thorough understanding of the Government
environment, unique needs, and applications, to be able
troubleshoot and address PC hardware and software issues
in a timely fashion
• Identifies, evaluates, and prioritizes customer
problems and complaints to ensure that inquiries are
resolved appropriately
• Coordinate technical activities in support of
DoD/DoN security compliance management
• Support basic IT issues such as password resets,
peripheral configurations, hardware diagnostics, and
coordinate repairs
• Provision new hardware for new and existing
users, including reimaging computers and installing
• Performs administrative tasks and other
activities as assigned (e.g., document management,
scripts, SOPs)
• Acquire and maintain a highly competent level of
knowledge on relevant products, current support policies,
and methods of support delivery


Required Qualifications:

• Associate’s degree in Computer Science, or
equivalent experience.
• Knowledge of computer and/or network security
systems, applications, procedures and techniques
• Ability to install, configure and maintain
personal computers, networks and related hardware and
• Excellent interpersonal skills to interact with
customers and team members
• Strong written and oral communication
• Basic understanding of TCP/IP networking

Preferred Qualifications:

• Prior System Administration experience on
Windows, Linux and Cisco.
• Ability to solve complex technical problems
• Ability to learn and support new systems and
• Security+ IAT Certification
• Self-starter with excellent analytical and
problem-solving skills, flexibility, good judgment and
the ability to coordinate multiple, concurrent tasks in
an effective manner
• Practical knowledge of LANs, DHCP, and DNS Server
• Familiarity with the following applications and
operating systems preferred:
o Microsoft Windows
o MacOS
o MS Exchange
o MS Office 2010/2013
o VMware/Virtualbox virtualization environments
o Basic Linux/Unix scripting (bash/tsch)

U.S. Citizenship Required: Yes

Eligibility to Obtain and Maintain a DoD Security
Clearance Required for this Position: Yes, cleared to
Secret is required.

Travel: Yes; 5% or less.

Relocation Assistance Available: No

Position Contingent Upon Award of Contract: No

Praxis Benefits:

Praxis offers a stable work environment, a competitive
salary and a comprehensive benefits package; including
ESOP participation, 401k Plan, Flexible Work Schedules,
Tuition Reimbursement, Co-Sponsored Health Plan, Paid
Leave and much more.

Applying to Praxis:
Only those candidates invited for an interview will be
contacted. Employment at Praxis is contingent upon the
successful completion of a comprehensive background check
and security investigation.

Praxis is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse
workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity
Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions
without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex,
sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status,
national origin, age, veteran status, disability or any
other protected class.
Date Posted: 2017-12-01
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