Senior System Administrator (EM25-004)

Quantico, VA

E&M Technologies, Inc. is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers’ mission and quest for professional growth. E&M provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.

E&M Technologies, Inc. is currently seeking a Senior System Administrator to join our team in Quantico, VA in support of a Federal Customer.

Job Description

  • Plan, lead and, if necessary, conduct site- surveys and uses the information acquired to produce a complete delineation of products and services, support equipment, computer, and electronic equipment installations required for the site to fully support mission operations.
  • Plan, direct, and, if necessary, conduct regular, special, and integrated system test programs.
  • Prepare and conduct special reports and presentations that contain actionable information, which is pertinent to individual site operations.
  • Conduct integrated equipment system test.
  • Plan, prepare and conduct on the job training.
  • Coordinate with other field engineers to the benefit of the customer.
  • Support the unit with other duties as assigned within the scope of work.
  • Support and maintain systems currently deployed by the customer to include but not limited to:
    • Skype for Business Server and client installations
    • SQL Server
    • SharePoint Server
    • Exchange
    • Azure Stack
    • System Center

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems Technology, Computer Science/Engineering, or a related field and a minimum of 6 years of experience building, managing, and maintaining IT systems in a production environment. An additional 4 years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
  • Experience in Systems/Equipment installation, configuration, implementation, and validation of installation of components. Components include but are not limited to:
    • Microsoft Hyper-V Manager
    • Microsoft’s System Center monitoring components/methods
    • Mass storage arrays and servers
    • Dell OpenManage essentials
  • Experience in the following:
    • Authoring and utilizing scripting languages, mainly but not limited to PowerShell, to automate tedious, repetitive, and/or error prone tasks related to installation, configuration, and management of IT systems and services
    • Installation and management of systems via hypervisors and virtualization sub-systems
    • Supporting a variety of networking, storage, virtualization, and other components that may span across multi-generational deployments
    • Evaluating effectiveness of existing technologies on site, and considering emerging technologies
    • Maintaining cloud (examples: Azure, AWS) infrastructure systems
    • Maintaining on premise cloud (examples: Azure, AWS, OpenStack) infrastructure systems
    • Adding, configuring, and managing Roles and Features on Microsoft Server (current Version) including but not limited to:
      • DHCP Server
      • DNS Server
      • File and Storage Services
      • Print and Document Services
      • Remote Desktop Services
      • Windows Server Update Services
      • .NET Framework
      • Failover Clustering
      • Remote Server Administration Tools
      • Windows PowerShell
      • Configure and monitor systems/servers utilizing Windows Admin Center
      • Configure and monitor systems/servers utilizing Failover Cluster Manager tool
      • Configure and monitor systems/servers utilizing Remote Server Administrative Tools (RSAT)
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen.
  • Must have and be capable of maintaining a U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) security clearance at the required level.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience / ability in:
    • Microsoft Storage Spaces Direct (S2D)
    • Microsoft Failover Clustering
    • Microsoft’s System Center monitoring components/methods
    • Containers
    • Data Center Bridging
    • Group Policy Management
    • Skype for Business Server and client installations
    • SQL Server
    • SharePoint Server
    • Exchange
    • System Center
  • Experience participating in and effectively contributing to a highly-collaborative team environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to be innovative and to work independently.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite (e.g., Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
To Apply for this Position:

You must have the Minimum Qualifications in your resume to be selected as a candidate.

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. In addition, E&M Technologies, Inc. provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays, and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business. More benefit details here.

The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042 ( we will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by January 18, 2022, or by your start date if it is after January 18th. Federal guidance allows for disability/medical and religious accommodations with respect to the vaccine requirement. Any requested accommodations must be reviewed and approved (if applicable) in advance of your start date.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Features

Job Category

Information Technology

Req. ID



United States Citizen

Clearance Type

Top Secret

Travel Required


Remote Work


Salary Range

$80K-110K USD

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