Systems Administrator

in Arlington, VA

Systems Administrator Job

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  • Job Location

    Arlington, VA 22202, US

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    Information Technology

  • Job Type

    9+ Month Contract

Blackstone Talent Group, an award-winning technology consulting and talent agency is seeking a Systems Administrator to join our team at our client’s site in Arlington, VA.


·      Administer web-based video retention system using the platform

·      Provision and deprovision user accounts

·      Assist users with gaining access to, or restricting access to, video files

·      Troubleshoot system or content access issues

·      Make changes to system categories, tags or other configurations as authorized by the system/business owner and through the change management process

·      Enable e-discovery holds on content and produce content as a part of an authorized e-discovery request

·      Maintain (Add, Modify, Delete) application user accounts

·      Monitor performance and maintain systems according to requirements

·      Troubleshoot issues and outages

·      Develop expertise to train staff on new technologies

·      Maintain (Create, Modify, Delete) local work instructions, Standard Operating Procedures, User Guides, User Training


·      Proven experience as a System Administrator or similar role

·      Experience servers, applications, 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

·      College Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or a related discipline; professional certification (e.g. Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA) is a plus

Security Clearance:

·      Must have an active security clearance

Blackstone Talent Group is a division of Blackstone Technology Group, a global IT services and solutions firm that implements technological solutions across commercial industry verticals and the US Federal Government. Blackstone’s global talent augmentation practice was founded in 1998. Blackstone Talent Group has offices in San Francisco, Denver, Houston, Colorado Springs, and Washington, DC. We specialize in providing clients the best talent across a variety of industries and sectors.

EOE of Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabilities

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Who We Are

Founded in 1998, Blackstone Talent Group is one of three divisions of Blackstone Technology Group. The other two divisions are Blackstone Federal, a premier engineering + transformation agency that serves the federal government, and Trellis Energy, the largest transaction management software firm fully dedicated to serving the natural gas industry. Blackstone Technology Group is a privately-held global IT services, solutions and resourcing firm. Headquartered in San Francisco, Blackstone now has more than 300+ employees across five offices nationwide. Blackstone Technology Group’s mission is to help clients adapt to the demands of a digital world, and has garnered an impressive track record of delivering successful results to a client list that includes Fortune 100 businesses and US federal, state and local government.

We provide contract, permanent and managed resource services to our clients. We source for commercial businesses and non-profits, as well as government clients requiring security clearances from public trust through multiple levels of top secret. Some of our skill specialties are IT, IT Operations, Engineering, Accounting and Finance, and Executive Search.

Our team never stops building connections with talent. And our network of fully-vetted, ready-to-work professionals allows us to provide exceptional speed and accuracy in our resource delivery that is unmatched in the industry. With a relationship-first engagement approach, we most often become a trusted partner with our clients and operate as an extension of their organizations.

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