System Administrator

Job Description

Practical Intelligence, LLC is looking to bring on an experienced System Administrator, with minimum 8 to 12 years experience maintain, upgrade and manage our software, hardware and networks.  Candidate must be proficient in VMware or MS Hypervisor to support virtual desktop environments.

Resourcefulness is a necessary skill in this role. You should be able to diagnose and resolve problems quickly. You should also have the patience to communicate with a variety of interdisciplinary teams and users.

Your goal will be to ensure that our technology infrastructure runs smoothly and efficiently.


  • Install and configure software and hardware
  • Manage network servers and technology tools
  • Set up accounts and workstations
  • Monitor performance and maintain systems according to requirements
  • Troubleshoot issues and outages
  • Ensure security through access controls, backups and firewalls
  • Upgrade systems with new releases and models
  • Develop expertise to train staff on new technologies


  • Proven experience as a System Administrator¬†or similar role
  • Experience with databases, networks (LAN, WAN) and patch management
  • Knowledge of system security (e.g. intrusion detection systems) and data backup/recovery
  • Familiarity with various operating systems and platforms
  • Resourcefulness and problem-solving aptitude
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Must be able to meet DoD Directive 8570.01 Certification for IAT Level I, II, or III
  • Minimum clearance requirement: TS/SCI w/ CI polygraph

Please send your resume to, thank you!