Linux Engineer - TS/SCI clearance with Poly

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Systems Engineering
Herndon, Virginia

REQ#: G2019-63521

Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

This position is not yet funded



We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that's important.


GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day.


We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can't turn into opportunity.


At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Linux Engineer, you will be trusted to design and define system architecture for new or existing computer systems. The successful candidate will work in a fast-paced and dynamic operational environment. The candidate will provide Linux engineering and administrative support a complicated distributed Linux-based system. Key duties include maintaining operating systems, automation scripting, application support, and infrastructure support.

  1. Provides Linux expertise to deployment team
  2. Provides operations and maintenance support for virtual server hosting infrastructure and associated services to include storage, server infrastructure, backups, and Linux infrastructure. Examples of responsibilities include patching, monitoring, log management, tier 1/2 incident/problem escalation support and troubleshooting, and performance monitoring.
  3. Maintains, and supports server infrastructure for high resiliency based on customer requirements and available resources
  4. Improves performance and provides dedicated expert support for troubleshooting of infrastructure issues and user questions
  5. Investigates, evaluates, and recommends solutions to customer's unique mission
  6. Interprets and implements system standards, processes, and security specifications to maintain organizational IT standards.
  7. Provides formal document and status reports to fulfill organizational compliance requirements and serve as reference material for other teams.






Bachelors Degree or related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.


8+ years experience


Active TS/SCI clearance with current polygraph



" 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.