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Systems Administrator

Date: Nov 20, 2020

Location: Lynchburg, VA, US

Company: BWX Technologies

Headquartered in Lynchburg, Va., BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) is a leading supplier of nuclear components and fuel to the U.S. government; provides technical and management services to support the U.S. government in the operation of complex facilities and environmental remediation activities; and supplies precision manufactured components, services and fuel for the commercial nuclear power industry. With approximately 6,350 employees, BWXT has 11 major operating sites in the U.S. and Canada. In addition, BWXT joint ventures provide management and operations at more than a dozen U.S. Department of Energy and NASA facilities. Follow us on Twitter at @BWXTech and learn more at


BWXT is currently seeking a Systems Administrator for its Lynchburg, VA location!


Job Description/Duties:

  • Builds and maintains server/storage infrastructure.
  • Maintains and manages Active Directory/Group Policy/Exchange/VMware/Splunk.
  • Participates in IT Operations projects.
  • Updates/patches software.
  • Performs Audits for compliance.
  • Provides Tier 3 support role for customers.
  • Tracks progress through IT ticketing system.
  • Applies and troubleshoots high level security settings within the environment.
  • Assists application team with server and security settings.
  • Assists with backups as needed.
  • Builds scripts to automate processes.
  • Participates in continuous process improvement activities, making recommendations whenever possible.
  • Documents procedures and solutions.


Job Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field and 3 years of experience in Information Technology are required.
  • Hands on experience with Active Directory, Exchange, and Group Policy.
  • Hands on experience with Sever 2008/2012/2016 and Windows 7/10.
  • Hands on experience with VMware.
  • Knowledge of SAN infrastructure is a plus.
  • Knowledge of computer security settings.
  • Project oriented with the ability to prioritize multiple tasks.
  • Strong verbal, written, interpersonal, and organizational skills.
  • Must have demonstrable troubleshooting and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to improve processes to become more efficient.
  • Works well under pressure and in a team environment.
  • Must be a US Citizen with no dual citizenship.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) clearance.


<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">US Citizenship, with no dual citizenship is required for this position.


<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or matter. Position requires U.S. Citizenship with (no dual citizenship) ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Energy (DOE) security clearance which involves an extensive criminal and financial background investigation, drug test and previous employment reference verifications.


<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">BWXT supports diversity and is committed to the concept of Equal Employment Opportunity. We have established procedures to ensure that all personnel actions such as recruitment, compensation, career development, benefits, company-sponsored training and social recreational programs are administered without regard to race, color religion, gender, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or veteran status.


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Nearest Major Market: Lynchburg
Nearest Secondary Market: Virginia

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