System Administrator Jobs

Organize, install, and support computer systems. Systems administrators work with a wide range of networks, including local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), intranets, and network segments. They are responsible for installing and updating all hardware and software. Occasionally, they collaborate with network engineers to design and analyze models as well as plan what hardware and software to buy in order to improve computer systems. They are also responsible for collecting data regarding network performance and inferring how to increase its speed.

Systems administrators are largely responsible for managing the day-to-day functioning of companies’ computer systems. They perform regular maintenance on its security components and ensure that all servers and data storage networks are operating properly. Depending on the job, some administrators are also expected to provide tech support for other employees.

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Polaris Inc - Wyoming, MN
At Polaris Inc., we have fun doing what we love by driving change and innovation. We empower employees to take on challenging assignments and roles with an elevated level of responsibility in our...
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Lockheed Martin Corporation - Herndon, VA
Job Description . The coolest jobs on this planet or any other are with Lockheed Martin Space. Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing people are on a mission to...
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Northwestern Memorial HealthCare - Chicago, IL
The Systems Engineer is responsible for keeping the hardware systems, their associated operating systems, and connectivity capabilities fully operational and well integrated into NMHC information technology...
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NECI - Mansfield, MA
About NECI NECI, an Emerson Impact Partner, is the leading Digital Automation solutions provider transforming manufacturing, lab operations, process development and process control across a range...
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Frankenmuth Insurance - Frankenmuth, MI
Working knowledge and understanding of InTune products and the Cisco AMP antivirus product Understanding of virtual server infrastructure (VMWare), storage technologies, and operating systems Strong...
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Nikola Motor - Phoenix, AZ
electric vehicles Experience in Zero-emission technology and high voltage power electronics such as electric motors, inverters, DC/DC converters, fuel cells, high voltage batteries, onboard chargers, A/C...
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Northrop Grumman - Colorado Springs, CO
Category: Engineering Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes Clearance Type: Secret Telecommute: No Teleworking not available for this position Shift:...
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Oshkosh - Greenville, WI
Job Information OSHKOSH CORPORATION IT Systems Analyst Lead in GREENVILLE, Wisconsin JOB REQUIREMENTS: About Pierce, an Oshkosh company At Pierce Manufacturing, we build trucks that protect people...
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Donya Consulting Group, Llc - Reston, VA
Job Information Donya Consulting Group, LLC System/Linux Administrator (Government) 8570 IAM TS/SCI w POLY Must Have in reston, Virginia Job Descriptions: Type or Copy/Paste Job Description here...
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Sentek Global - San Diego, CA
The Team: At Sentek Global, we are always seeking highly motivated professionals, bold innovators, and top industry talent. Headquartered in beautiful San Diego with worldwide capabilities and...
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Hornblower - Washington, DC
The Systems Administrator will support shipmates' technology issues in a Tier 2 and Tier 3 capacity....
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Murphy USA, Inc. - El Dorado, AR
This position requires an intermediate knowledge of the Microsoft Windows operating system, as well as an understanding of basic networking concepts....
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Nrel - Golden, CO
Share knowledge with other NREL OCFO system administrators to standardize processes and complete cross training efforts....
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Delek US Holdings - Tyler, TX
Administers and maintains security of operating systems. Restores files or systems by designing, writing and implementing back-up procedures....
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ZocDoc, Inc. - New York, NY
Your impact on our mission: You will lead a high-caliber team of Salesforce administrators, and help to build the Systems organization of the future to ensure we keep pace with the ever growing...
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NoSQL systems
Welcome to the specialization course of NoSQL Systems. This course will be completed on six weeks, it will be supported with videos and exercises that will allow you to identify the differences...

Database systems
This specialized program is aimed at computer people who want to enter the field of information systems and learn their different types of requirements, architectures, performance, techniques and...

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Salary for System Administrator Jobs in Ashburn, VA

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

System Administrators offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (44.6%)
  • Master's Degree (29.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (10.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (8.0%)
  • High School or GED (4.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.2%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by System Administrators
  • 6-8 years (35.3%)
  • 4-6 years (25.7%)
  • 2-4 years (17.2%)
  • 8-10 years (12.7%)
  • 1-2 years (9.1%)

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