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Systems Administrator - Germany

Sembach, Rheinland-Pfalz 67681
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Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the worlds leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our 22,000 employees do the cant be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.


  • Requires 5 to 8 years with BS/BA or 3 to 5 years with MS/MA or 0 to 2 years with PhD - or related technical training in computer science, engineering or information management, and at least 4 years solid IT experience, or successful completion of a certified technical/vocational school or major technical certification and at least 8 years related IT experience
  • Extensive independent travel by POV and other conveyances may be required.
  • Job will be performed primarily on US Military facilities throughout Europe.
  • Knowledge of military etiquette and protocol and ability to interface with customers at all ranks and position levels desired.
  • Able and willing to perform required administrative functions required by primary contractor, US Government, and host nation governments.
    • Must be able to obtain local drivers license and must be willing to drive in the host country.
    • Must be able to climb ladder(s) to install antennas and WAP
    • Must be flexible on duty hours may be required to work some evenings, weekends, and holidays as mission dictates.
    • Working knowledge of US Military is a plus.
    • Must be able to work outdoors and lift up to 70 pounds.
    • Must be able and willing to work in small multicultural team environment.
  • Position requires person who can perform job duties independently under general direction only, and with exceptional maturity and integrity.
  • Must be able to provide support to client and end users in contingency event.


This will be an EXPAT assignment based in Germany.Must be able to provide proof of residency in United States

Relocation to Germany will be required.

This position also requires TESA approval (Technical Expert Status) from the German authorities.

Must have or be able to obtain a current/active DoD Secret Clearance,Must possess CompTIA Security + certification or be able to obtain within 2 months of start to maintain position.

The Systems Administrator will perform integration, installation and configuration of system hardware, COTS and proprietary software, and network components (including Wifi).Advanced knowledge and experience with configuration and installation of Microsoft OS, RedHat LINUX, TCP/IP application software, and COTS hardware is required

  • Solid MS Windows 10 and windows Server installation, configuration and administration
  • Solid RedHat Linux installation, configuration and administration
  • Working knowledge of hardware, software, supporting both wired and wireless solutions.
  • Installation, configuration of antenna and wireless PDA, digital cameras and biometric capture devices such as fingerprint readers
  • Experience enhancing computer security by modifying OS configurations to ensure users can perform all functions needed, but no additional privileges(least privilege).
  • Building software images from scratch and disseminate
  • Provide expert telephonic application, program support to DMDC client end users, including problem identification and resolution.
  • Diagnose technical problems by working with the end user, opening trouble tickets with vendors and assisting in shipping parts back to manufacturers.
  • Troubleshoot, maintain and customize software and hardware to meet support and customer requirements.
  • Installing, configuring and maintaining a Microsoft Windows based infrastructure, to include supporting Active Directory domain controllers, Group Policy Objects, DNS servers, Certificate services, and virtualization of servers.
  • Oversee the manufacturers maintenance agreement/warranty on all equipment used
  • Support multiple enterprise applications such as Windows Server Update Services (WSUS), System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM), System Center Operations Manager (SCOM), Windows Deployment Services, Host Based Security System (HBSS), remote control software, backup software and/or ACAS network scanning software
  • Create and maintain documentation on all processes and procedures for support and disaster recovery operations
  • Knowledge of biometric hardware devices is preferred.
  • Provide classroom and field end user training in use of equipment and systems.
  • Perform detailed software and hardware testing.
  • Perform research and make recommendations for purchase of COTS hardware and software products.
  • Ensure compliance with all DoD Information Assurance requirements, to include responding to Information Assurance Vulnerability Alerts (IAVA) and applying patches for Windows, Linux, databases, upgrade software and other applications
  • Perform ACAS and WSUS scanning and apply patches and anti-virus updates as required, and provide scan results to local IA team.
  • Experience with Mobile management tool such as SOTI and Virtualization technology is a plus


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2021-06-28 Expires: 2023-04-09

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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