Systems Administrator – TS/SCI required

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Category
Systems Administration
Location
San Antonio, Texas
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Active Directory (AD)

Microsoft Windows Server

System Administration

REQ#: RQ172423
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

Systems Administrator – TS/SCI required

Transform technology into opportunity as a Systems Administrator with GDIT. A career in enterprise IT means connecting and enhancing the systems that matter most. At GDIT you’ll be at the forefront of innovation and play a meaningful part in improving how agencies operate.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Systems Administrator you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on Systems Administrator joining our team to support the US Army Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM).

HOW A SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR WILL MAKE AN IMPACT

  • Deploy, configure, and document complex VMware environments including but not limited to engineering designs and recommendations, deployment plans, system configurations, assembly guides and operational smart books.
  • Install, configure, and maintain the vCenter server instance and it's applicable database server/services.
  • Install and configure Deployed Command Ground System -Army (DCGS-A) systems which include GWS, IFS, and P-MFWS .
  • Knowldege of DCGS-A setup and installation
  • Knowledge of Oracle data base administration
  • Install configure, and maintain all ESX/ESXi hosts within the environment.
  • Create virtual machines in support of POR system fielding, integration, and/or expansion.
  • Create, configure, and maintain resource clusters ensuring an efficient and balanced environment for all tenant POR systems.
  • Manages Virtual Machine snapshots to reduce overall impact to the system storage environment.
  • Document all configurations, changes, and proposed changes.
  • Ensure the control, integrity and accessibility of the VMware environment for the enterprise through compliance and usage of industry best practices and methods.
  • Ensure utilization of proper change management procedures regarding the installation and testing of all upgrades and enhancements for VMware infrastructure.
  • Ensure proper initial installation as well as subsequent installations of updates/patches.
  • Perform regular checks of system components for errors and application of necessary corrective action.
  • Provide technical support to internal and external users. To include tenant POR system administrators.
  • Troubleshoot problems and take corrective action on a timely and effective basis.
  • Provide routine status updates to organizational leadership.
  • Coordinate virtual environment infrastructure resource requirements with organizational IT resource management to ensure timely access to storage, networking, and backup/archive solution resources.
  • Performs remote administration to secondary sites as assigned.
  • Provides adhoc support to tenant POR server administrators.
  • May be required to perform routing server management functions for servers located in the Management servers group of the Fixed Site Server Segement. Primary responsibility will be for the vCenter Server.
  • May be required to Work as Teir ,I II and III Support.

WHAT YOU’LL NEED TO SUCCEED:

  • Education: High School Diploma/GED with 8 years of related experience, or Associate's Degree with 6 years of experience, or Bachelor's Degree with 4 years of experience
  • Required Skillset:
    • Experience utilizing remote access capabilities such as putty, cygwin, etc….
    • Experience utilizing vClient application to access enterprise assets.
    • Experience creating and managing virtual machines
    • Experience performing IAVA, OS, and application patching/updates
    • Experience working in a fast past multi-faceted environment preferred.
    • Experience with VMware benchmark tools and capacity management applications preferred.
    • Strong working knowledge of Internet networking technologies and principals including TCP/IP and DNS.
    • Experience integrating with Symantec Net backup solutions desired.
    • Experience operating in a DoD Intelligence environment or other national level agency preferred
  • Security Clearance Level: TS/SCI
  • Required Certification(s):
    • DoD 8570.01-M/8140 IAT Level II Computing Environment (CE) Certification as determined by the Program Manager is required prior to support on contract
    • Required Security Environment Certification: CompTIA Security+ CE or equivalent
    • Desired Computing Environment certification: MCSA Windows Server 2012, Solaris 10, Linux+, VCP5, etc
  • Location: On Customer Site
  • US Citizenship: Required
  • Additional:
    • Candidates must be willing and able to attain a CI Polygraph for certain positions as determined by the contract
    • Travel may be required to support the mission
  • GDIT IS YOUR PLACE:
    • 401K with company match
    • Comprehensive health and wellness packages
    • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
    • Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
    • Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
    • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays

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Work Requirements
Years of Experience

8 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree

Certification

CompTIA Linux + - CompTIA

VCP6-DCV: VMWare Certified Professional 6 - Data Center Virtualization - VMware

Microsoft Azure Administrator Associate - Microsoft

Security + - CompTIA

Travel Required

10-25%

Citizenship

U.S. Citizenship Required

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.