AceInfo Solutions, Inc. Junior Systems Administrator (Intern) in Chesapeake, Virginia

Ace Info Solutions, Inc. (AceInfo) is a leading Federal contractor with a focused vision: empower our clients, challenge our employees, and grow our business. Founded in December 2000, we are deeply committed to ensuring quality and customer satisfaction. We have a mature corporate infrastructure, strong management, and quality practices. AceInfo is a trusted IT partner to the Federal Government, and we help various agencies transform and strengthen their processes, operations, infrastructures, and security practices to help them further their critical missions.

For over 15 years, we have successfully managed large and significant Federal programs. We have proven experience prioritizing client satisfaction, project quality, and providing innovative, cost-effective solutions to Federal clients.

AceInfo is prime on 95% of our contracts, is headquartered in Reston VA, and has geographically dispersed office locations throughout the country, to include: Kearneysville, WV; Chesapeake, VA; Fort Collins, CO; Boulder, CO; Quantico, VA; Kansas City, MO; Bowie, MD; multiple Washington, DC Metropolitan locations, and project presence in 23 states in all time zones. We offer excellent benefits and salary packages including free medical/dental/life insurance premiums for staff members. We offer relocation assistance for internal employees and external candidates, within 50 miles (minimum) of work location. We do not offer assistance for relocation and housing for internship positions.

AceInfo is currently seeking a Junior Systems Administrator (Intern) to support our federal project, in Chesapeake, VA

If you are looking for an opportunity to gain real-life IT experience, earn a real-life paycheck, and get on the fast track to an IT career, look no further than the Ace Info Solutions Intern Program. This is a hands-on technical, on-the-job training position for candidates enrolled in Associate or Bachelor Degree programs.

Schedule

Part-time: Typically 20-29 hours per week. Work days/hours can be flexible (within M-F normal business hours) to accommodate your academic schedule.

Typical work assignments include, but are not limited to:

  • Day-to-day operations and administration of IT systems for the US Coast Guard.

  • Automating server admin tasking including scripting and reporting

  • Technical support for the system including responding to Help Desk tickets and working with users to resolve issues.

  • Performing system upgrades and maintenance tasks, including installation and configuration of Windows and/or RedHat Linux operating systems, administration of user accounts, and maintenance of system security posture.

  • System performance tuning, data recovery, etc.

  • Report to senior level system administrators and perform various support tasks as needed.

  • Install and upgrade applications as needed

  • Run and evaluate Security Scans, STIG compliance and other security reports and respond accordingly.

  • Installing and upgrading system software and supporting operating system configuration in support of application and database software

  • Creating, maintaining, and restoring system backups.

  • Providing technical input for policies and procedures, and maintaining accurate documentation on those policies/procedures.

  • Adhering to Change/Configuration Management procedures and policies.

  • Research and investigate problems, diagnose and provide resolution or viable solutions for hardware and software issues; appropriately escalating and reporting recommendations clearly and effectively to management and team.

Required Education:

  • Currently enrolled in an accredited Computer Science, IT Engineering or related degree program. Will consider recent graduates.

  • Security + Certification or ability to obtain within 90 days of start date

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to work well in a team environment, promote customer service and handle complex technical issues

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision

  • Strong computer skills, including Microsoft office products

  • Knowledge of Windows and/or Linux OS

  • Must be flexible, intuitive and self-motivated

  • US Citizenship and ability to obtain a NACI background check required

  • Active security clearance highly desired

Additional Requirement:

U.S. Citizen is required for the position. Candidate must successfull pass a Federal Background Investigation.

Ace Info Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to diversity. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.

Clearance: Ability to obtain a SECRET or currently hold a SECRET clearance

External Company Name: AceInfo Solutions, Inc.

External Company URL: www.aceinfosolutions.com