Systems Engineer Advisor - SOCOM MacDill AFB

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Systems Engineering
MacDill AFB, Florida

REQ#: RQ44368

Build, maintain, and troubleshoot multiple Active Directory Domains; encompassing domain controllers, AD Sites and Services, DNS, and ADFS.

Create group policy objects, service accounts, service principle names.

Maintain domain name services; both internal and external to the organization.

Construct Microsoft PowerShell scripts to automate tasks.

Implement approved CRQs into production.

Resolve incidents in a timely fashion using BMC Remedy 2.0.

The Systems Engineer performs tier three systems support in accordance with the SIE OPORD. In addition to in-depth technical knowledge of the Government’s software and hardware, Systems Engineers need advanced analytical, troubleshooting and design skills. The ability to communicate with technical and non-technical users also is essential. The Systems Engineer must be familiar with the systems engineering process and data as a fundamental building block for performance improvement. Participation in working groups, design reviews and system tests is required. Candidates will help generate assessments, as well as develop and implement actionable recommendations based on reviews. Candidates require extensive knowledge of the development process, including specification, documentation, and quality assurance. Because of the broad range of demands Systems Engineers must meet, candidates who have demonstrated strong project planning skills are preferred. Systems Engineers must have the ability to focus on engineering from a performance perspective.  Candidates will have knowledge of data structures and relational database systems (e.g., Oracle, MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server, PostGres) along with working knowledge of network and information exchange technologies (e.g., TCP/IP, RESTful, SOAP, HTTP).  Finally, Systems Engineers must be familiar with system engineering processes and techniques, possess excellent collaboration and communication skills and demonstrate strong technical writing skills. If applicable, the contractor shall be responsible for ensuring system availability and reliability of the Global Command and Control System - Joint (GCCS-J) and related GCCS Family of Systems (FoS) on the networks.

Typical Duties
  • Developing, maintaining and supporting technical infrastructure, hardware and system software components
  • Performing installation, maintenance and support of system software and hardware
  • Performing user support
  • Configuring, debugging and supporting multiple infrastructure platforms
  • Performing high-level root cause analysis in support of service interruption recovery as well as creating and documenting preventive measures
  • Working as a strong team contributor and providing technical expertise
  • Staying abreast of emerging trends in information technology and helping shape the work for the Government
  • Working with the Government to understand their requirements and evaluate possible technical solutions
  • Creating and maintaining operational checklists
  • Identifying performance issues and trends in operational systems
  • Providing recommendations for process and configuration improvements
  • Documenting system configurations and dependencies
  • Reporting service status, issues, and recommendations to senior leaders
  • Mentoring and leading junior systems personnel
  • Establishes complex operational databases, software configuration control and system interfaces for computer systems related to customer Global Command and Control Systems. (GCCS Engineer)
  • Maintains file servers, network access; documents, analyzes and troubleshoots systems anomalies to ensure optimum equipment performance. (GCCS Engineer)


             Required Clearance: TS/SCI

Required Education:  Bachelor’s Degree; significant relevant experience will be considered in lieu of formal education

Required Experience:

Years: 8Description: Related experienceProfessional (VCP)
  • DoDD 8570.01-M IAT II or higher
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.