System Engineer/Administrator

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Category
Systems Administration
Location
Chantilly, Virginia

REQ#: RQ126400

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

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.

There is no challenge that we can’t turn into opportunity, and our work depends on a System Engineer/Administrator joining our team to support critical Government activities in Chantilly, VA.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator.  As a System Engineer/Administrator supporting the mission partner, you will be trusted to provide software and hardware support.  In this role, a typical day will include:

We need a System Administrator who understands the principles of System Engineering and supporting DevOps environments, networks, applications, and applications developers. This includes the customer's development environments, AWS, and networks.


Required Skills:

  • Demonstrated ability with operations and maintenance of production systems, specifically with Linux systems.
  • Demonstrated ability with managing and troubleshooting AWS systems (EC2, S3, RDS, CloudFormation, etc.).
  • Demonstrated ability in managing and coordinating with the Sponsor's enterprise IT organizations.
  • Demonstrated ability in communicating (both verbally and in written form) with customers, especially regarding communicating status, schedules, performance, outages, and issues.
  • Demonstrated ability in exhibiting customer service skills.
  • Demonstrated experience working in a team environment.
  • Demonstrated success in conducting troubleshooting and resolving service issues.
  • Demonstrated ability in maintaining application and PKI certs.
  • TS/SCI clearance with active Polygraph
  • BS/BA degree or equivalent work experience

Desired Skills:

  • Demonstrated ability in managing server configurations and orchestration software (Ansible or Puppet).
  • Demonstrated ability in supporting monitoring and/or troubleshooting databases.
  • Demonstrated ability in writing and maintaining script systems (Python and/or Ruby preferred).
  • Demonstrated ability using distributed source control systems (i.e., Git and GitHub).
     

WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU

  • Alignment to a mission-critical role that directly impacts the customer’s ability to effectively prosecute its mission.
  • Direct engagement with contractor leadership that centers upon career development/mobility, enhanced performance evaluation, and corporate information sharing & networking opportunities.
  • Placement on a dynamic team of talented professionals that organically fosters an environment of innovation, collaboration, and trust.
  • Full-flex work week
  • 401K with company match
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
  • Ability to make a real impact on the world around you

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About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.