26 days old

Lead Systems Administrator

Washington, DC 20044

Accenture Cyber Defense is seeking qualified applicants for an on-site, full-time lead system administration position at its headquarters in Washington, DC. If you are an experienced systems administrator, with a keen interest in a career in IT Security, this position is for you. Candidates will be required to support the day to day maintenance, and future development of our corporate systems and network.

Responsibilities will include supporting servers, desktops and network equipment including monitoring of key systems and networks.

Successful candidates should be well versed in secure systems administration practices including but not limited to configuration hardening, firewall administration, operating system patching and patch management and asset management. This job requires the successful completion of a comprehensive background investigation process.

+ Desired Skills and Experience


Administration of Windows Servers & Desktops

Firewall & Router Administration

Strong UNIX/Linux/BSD Administration Skills

Understanding / knowledge of SIEM/SEM Solutions

Keen interest in IT Security

Experience with Microsoft Active Directory

Experience creating and managing hardware and software asset catalogs

Good project management and communication skills

Self-starter with the ability to work independently

** Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture. Accenture is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Equal Employment Opportunity: All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law. Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process. Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women. Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.


Posted: 2019-11-11 Expires: 2019-12-11

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