Job Description :
System administrator for State of Georgia
Location: Atlanta, GA
Duration: 5 Months

*Initial background check will be performed along with the submission*

We will only consider local candidates for this position.


The Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) in Atlanta, GA is seeking an experienced Information Technology professional who has interest in intellectually challenging and rewarding work.
We value bright, intellectually curious, growth oriented professionals and provide a work environment that allows work / life balance and opportunity for growth. GTRI employs about 2000 employees working in 8 labs across 14 locations with a main campus in Atlanta, Ga.
This opportunity is with our Cybersecurity, Information Protection, and Hardware Evaluation Research Lab (CIPHER)
Cybersecurity, Information Protection, and Hardware Evaluation Research Lab (CIPHER CIPHER conducts applied research focused on cyber threats and countermeasures, secure multi-level information sharing, resilient command and control network architectures, reverse engineering, vulnerability identification, and high performance computing and analytics.
CIPHER engineers develop and apply cutting edge technologies in computing, network architectures, signal and protocol analysis, network forensics, malware analysis, and reverse engineering (hardware and software) to solve the tough problems.
To learn more about CIPHER, please visit
Job Duties:
The Systems Administrator will build, deploy and maintain IT solutions to support CIPHER research initiatives and CIPHER support units.
This position will oversee VMWare virtual infrastructure, SAN storage systems, network devices, Linux and Windows servers, Citrix Infrastructure, and other technologies.
This position will work to improve existing Infrastructure, enforce IT policies, patch and maintain critical systems and research new technologies to improve CIPHER IT.
Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor''s Degree in Information Technology or Computer Science.
5+ years experience as a System Administrator or similar position.
Preferred Qualifications:
Valid VMWare VCP/VCAP or
Valid Microsoft MCSA or
Valid RedHat RHCSA or
Valid Amazon AWS Certification

Client : State of Georgia