Systems Administrator

System Administration Columbia, MD


Active Top Secret (TS/SCI) clearance with polygraph is required. 
Visionist has an exciting new opportunity for a Systems Administrator. You will join our small IT team and growing company to support our headquarter operations.  As a Visionist engineer supporting our IT infrastructure, you work with a variety or technologies and systems across multiple locations in our building for operations staff, as well as prime and subcontractor staff on site. If you have a can-do attitude, willingness to learn, and a desire to get hands on with running cables, setting up desks, and racking equipment, then this is the spot for you!
For over 13 years, Visionist has been solving the Intelligence Community's toughest software and analysis challenges. We embed small engineering teams with analysts to rapidly identify and solve mission capability gaps playing a critical role in defending our nation’s cyber infrastructure & providing expertise in malware analysis, attribution, mapping adversarial infrastructure, pen testing, and operational planning.  If you'd like to join a collaborative group supporting mission critical tasking in a cleared environment, then Visionist is the place for you. Learn more about us at  
Benefits of becoming a Visionist:
  - We are a 100% employee-owned company, so our employees see the benefit of their contributions and have a stake in our overall success!
  - 10% ESOP contribution + 5% 401K match + 8% employee 401K contribution = 23% combined annual contributions
  - 4 weeks paid time off that is never “use or lose”, 12 paid holidays, comp time, AND flexible work hours
And MORE… Your new career - Visionist, Inc. (
Your contributions are…  
  - Maintain, configure, and support the reliable operation of computer systems, network servers, and virtualization in both unclassified and classified spaces
  - Respond to help desk tickets, install and upgrade computer components and software, manage virtual servers, and integrate automation processes
  - Troubleshoot hardware and software errors, document problems and resolutions, and assess the impact of issues
  - Perform backup operations and implement appropriate processes for data protection, disaster recovery, and failover procedures
  - Support capacity, storage planning, database performance, and emerging CMMC L3 and NIST 800-171 compliance measures
Requirements for your new career… 
  - Bachelor's degree in a technical field. (Additional 5 years of experience may substitute degree)
  - 5 years of experience in systems administration
  - Strong knowledge of systems and networking software, hardware, and networking protocols
  - Familiarity with: Linux Ubuntu, Microsoft Windows, Server, and Active Directory, VMware products, Cisco networking products, and Citrix
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Next steps: Apply online and one of our recruiters will reach out to you. We have a streamlined process of phone screen with a recruiter, interview with a Visionist team at our HQ in Columbia, MD, and that is all!
Interested in learning more about Visionist and the work we do? Check out our website!
U.S citizenship required (green card holders and permanent residents are not eligible). Applicants selected will be required to obtain / maintain a government security clearance. 
Visionist, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action / Protected Veterans / Individuals with Disabilities employer.