Job Description :
Job Title: Security Admin
Location: Harrisburg, PA
Duration: 6 months
Direct Client Position

The System Administrator is responsible for server back up and security, along with performance tuning and capacity planning. System Administrators should possess an understanding of network and distributed computing concepts. This is accomplished by working with the Systems Management Team Lead to understand the scope of services to be provided and assessing the impact they will have on the technical infrastructure.

Role Description:
Responsible for operating and other system software.
Responsible for upgrading the operating and system software and keeping patches current.
Familiarity with fundamental networking/distributed computing environment concepts.
Able to do minimal debugging and modification of programs.
Executes the disaster recovery/back up procedures and archiving procedures.
Manages security for servers.
Responsible for performance tuning, capacity planning, database administration, and fault management.
Provides tier two support of the technical infrastructure.
Coordinating efforts with vendors if tier three support is required.
Responsible for ensuring high priority issues are resolved in a timely manner.
Responsible for keeping the environment up and running.
In many cases is responsible for identifying and reporting hardware problems.
Capable of writing purchase justifications.
Understands basic routing concepts.
Identifies and tracks issues, risks, and action items.
Resolves and/or assists in resolving issues.
Reviews, prioritizes, and researches service requests.
Anticipates and resolves issues specific to the team.
Determines time estimates and schedule for own work and resolve issues in a timely manner.
Familiarity with most basic system administrator tools and process; for example, can boot/shutdown a machine, add and remove user accounts, use back up programs, and maintain system database files.
Maintains the project servers.
Maintains the file and print capacity
Ensures that backups are performed as appropriate.
Acts as a front-line interface to users.
Accepts trouble reports and dispatch them to appropriate system administrators.
Able to write scripts in a particular administrative language.
Programming experience with any applicable language.
Communicates accurate and useful status updates.
Manages and reports time spent on all work activities.
Follows quality standards.
Able to work in a team environment
Completes assigned tasks.
Strong communication skills; both written and spoken

AGENCY ADDED:
The individual will be primarily responsible for:
Identity and access management including, but not limited to, the creation, deletion, provisioning and de-provisioning of system access to the Department’s suite of information systems using Active Directory (AD) and IBM Tivoli Identity Manager (ITIM)
Troubleshooting and resolving technical issues related to identity and access management at the information, operation system and hardware levels
Provide Tier-1 technical (system/device access) support in response to the Department’s information system user base submitting requests via email, telephone and the Departments’ change request system
Assist with administration of laptop endpoint encryption implemented by McAfee Endpoint Encryption solution as needed
Assist with administration of remote access, or VPN, accounts and software for remote access as needed
Maintain a list of active projects and regularly update status reports for supervisor
Provide knowledge transfer to team members where applicable
Assist with security audits of applications, operating systems, and procedures as needed
Complete assigned tasks efficiently, accurately and in a timely manner
Adhering to our confidentiality and code of conduct

{CONTRACTOR POSITIONS/HOURS CONTINGENT ON BUDGET/FUNDING. ALL HOURS/COSTS ARE ESTIMATED. Estimated start date is 1/11/16, and the estimated end date is 6/30/16.

Administer & maintain user & group objects in the enterprise Active Directory structure Required2Years
Analyze and resolve problems related to access control Required2Years
Analyze and resolve problems related to operating system security Required2Years
Maintain list of active projects and regularly update status reports for supervisor Required2Years
Experience with 1st lever IT security support Required2Years
Experience with written & oral communication skills & customer focus Required2Years
Administer & resolve issues with laptop endpoint encryption access Required1Years
Administer & maintain user & group objects in the enterprise Active Directory structure Required2Years
Administer & maintain user & group objects in IBM Tivoli Identity Manager (ITIM) Desired1Years
Maintain manual & procedures to document & support the security program Desired1Years
Review system reports to monitor system settings and controls Desired2Years
Administer and maintain IT security in a mainframe environment Nice to have1Years
Assist w/security audits of applications, operating systems, and procedures Nice to have1Years
Administer registry based policies and systems management software Nice to have1Years
Create and manage remote access accounts Nice to have1Years
Administer and configure laptop encryption accounts and software Nice to have1Years