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BigFix Administrator

Herndon, VA 20170
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Civilian, State and Local

Perspectas Civilian, State and Local segment partners with the U.S. Federal Civilian State and Local governments to provide infrastructure services, business solutions, and digital transformation services that help them achieve policy objectives and integrate citizen-centric services.


Perspecta has an immediate need for aBigFix Administratorin Herndon, VA.

Provide technical expertise in the design and development of IT operation environments. Develop strategy of the client/server system and the design architecture to support strategy. Research new technology and advise on purchases for the client regarding processing, data storage, data access and applications development.

Develop strategies for conducting studies to estimate the space, computer hardware, software and connection infrastructure resources required on a short and long-term basis. Develop models of the computer and computer application environment, identify and resolve computer operations systems performance problems. Measure system usage by workload type, identify trends and estimate further resource requirements. May be assigned responsibility for the management of the IT operations function, including associated staff.

The BigFix Administrator is responsible for supporting cybersecurity systems integration efforts on a large task order by performing hands-on operational support for asset management and vulnerability assessment functions. The administrator will also coordinate with other DEFEND E Service Area representatives to support additional issue, problem and incident management activities as required. The BigFix Administrator will need to be familiar with the methodologies and tools used to support CDM capabilities and the interoperability between BigFix and ServiceNow. Work closely with the CDM solution engineers, testers, training teams and the agencies themselves to ensure a successful operations and maintenance of the existing and new capabilities.



A BS degree with 8-10 years experience or a MS degree with 6-8 years experience. In lieu of a degree, equivalent combination of certificates, personal experience and years of related work experience will be considered.

  • Minimum 5 years of experience working in an Information Technology role.
  • 2+ years of experience configuring and administering the IBM BigFix tool.
  • Active certification consistent with the DoD Approved 8570\8140 Baseline Certifications for Information Assurance Technical (IAT) role and level of experience or will attain this within 90 days of date of hire.
  • Demonstrate experience with troubleshooting and diagnosing hardware and software problems.
  • IBM Certified Associate Administrator - BigFix Compliance V9.5 preferred.

Position Requirements:

  • In-depth working knowledge of IBM BigFix tool.
  • Experience in editing and updating technical and non-technical documentation for users and management.
  • Knowledge and experience with Microsoft Windows administration to include Active Directory and Group Policy creation and modification.
  • Experience in patch implementation, testing and remediation.
  • Working knowledge in reviewing vulnerability bulletins/findings and providing recommended mitigation and impact assessments.
  • Proficient in at least one scripting language (PowerShell, Python, Bash, Ruby, Perl, etc.)
  • Develop, document and automate technical processes and procedures as needed.
  • Communicate effectively with internal points of contact within the organization in writing or orally.
  • Primary place of performance is an agency location in Arlington, Virginia, with some activities performed at main offices in Reston, Virginia.


This position requires United States Citizenship and ability to obtain and maintain DHS Suitability. Active Top-Secret clearance is preferred.

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

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The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2020-01-18 Expires: 2020-02-16

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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