Must possess or obtain (within 6 months of employment) and maintain Microsoft Certified System Associate (MCSA) Windows Server/Windows 10 OR Microsoft 365 Certified: Modern Desktop Administrator Associate certification and a minimum Information Assurance baseline security certification of Security+ equivalent (or higher certification) in accordance with DoD 8570.01-M, Information Assurance Technical, Level II technicians. Specialized IT experience and/or completion of specific, intensive training or IT certification which demonstrates skill in applying: Principles and methods for integrating information systems components; Performance tuning tools and techniques; System diagnostic tool and fault identification techniques; Systems administration methods; and IT security principles. ONLY THOSE CANDIDATES MEETING HIGHLY-QUALIFYING CRITERIA WILL BE INITIALLY REFERRED. IF MANAGEMENT DOES NOT SELECT A HIGHLY-QUALIFIED CANDIDATE, THEY MAY REQUEST AN ADDITIONAL REFERRAL INCLUDING ALL QUALIFIED APPLICANTS. HIGHLY QUALIFIED CRITERIA FOR THIS POSITION ARE: – At least 3 years of experience performing in a System Administration, Desktop Technician, or IT Helpdesk role. – Knowledge and skill in principles and methods for integrating information systems components, such as basic networking fundamentals including subnetting, and/or switch and server configuration. – Knowledge and skill in performance tuning tools and techniques such as a server hardware replacement, and/or network and cabling diagnostics. – Knowledge and skill in system diagnostic tool and fault identification techniques. – Knowledge and skill in systems administration methods, such as server configuration, and/or management of Active Directory/Azure, Group Policy, Domain Name System (DNS), or Exchange Server Management/Office 365. – Knowledge and skill in IT security principles, such as system hardening, STIGS, conducting security audits, and/or vulnerability checks. – Experience in implementing, testing, restoring, and performing system backups. – Experience performing desktop support, customer service, or helpdesk tasks. – Information Technology experience in a hotel environment. – Experience with Point of Sales system and Property Management systems – Experience working with virtualization platforms, including but not limited to Hyper-V and VMWare. – Experience with Windows Server platform, including Windows Server 2008 R2, Server 2012 R2 or Server 2016. – Experience and strong knowledge using Microsoft desktop applications such as Word, Excel, Teams, Outlook, and Powerpoint.