USMC TSO Sr. Application Administrator

Clearance Level
Systems Administration
Kansas City, Missouri

REQ#: RQ105969

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Pipeline

Join General Dynamics IT and be a part of the team of men and women that solve some of the world’s most complex technical challenges. The US Marine Corps Technology Services Organization (USMC TSO) program is seeking a Applications Administrator to join their team in Kansas City, MO.

The Administrator:

  • Independently provides advance level technical interpretation and solutions in the management of networks, software, hardware, configurations, and architectures.

  • Troubleshoots system hardware and software specific issues that are moderate to high complexity in scope.

  • Trains end users on the proper use of hardware and software.

  • Performs advance software installations and upgrades to operating systems and layered software packages.

  • Monitors and tunes the system to achieve optimum performance levels.

  • Ensures workstation/server data integrity by implementing standard software and hardware solutions.

  • Independently ensures data/media recoverability by following a schedule of system backups and database archive operations.

  • Conducts advance hardware and software audits of workstations and servers to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines.

  • Ensures that performance and security of computers meet the needs of network users.

  • Applies practical knowledge of job area typically obtained through advanced education and work experience. May provide guidance to less-experienced personnel.

  • Evaluates existing systems and assists with planning long-term strategies.

  • May coach and review the work of less-experienced professionals.

Systems Include:

•    IBM Analytics 11
•    SunOne LDAP
•    Oracle Identity Manager
•    Oracle HTTP Server 
•    Oracle Weblogic 
•    Microsoft IIS
•    Apache Tomcat
•    BigIP F5
•    RedHat
•    JIRA
•    SharePoint
•    Confluence

Daily Activities:  

•    Deployments
•    Troubleshooting
•    Monitoring
•    CPU Patching
•    Cognos Patching
•    Research
•    Certificate Maintenance
•    DOD Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG)
•    Log review
•    Start/stop servers
•    New installations
•    Documentation
•    Scripting
•    Disaster Recovery
•    Password Management

Basic Qualifications:

  • BS degree; additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of degree

  • Experience providing level 2 and/or 3 support

  • Operations or support experiences to driving efforts to monitor, escalate, consistency, and to streamline operational processes with a true global team around the world.

  • Ability to be part of a 24x7 on-call rotation for after hours and weekend production support.

  • Experience with TCP/IP and basic networking, virtualization software (VMWare), load balancing technologies and http/https protocols

  • Security+

  • Secret clearance


  • Excellent customizable health benefits (Medical, Dental and Vision)

  • 401K with company match

  • Flexible work week

  • Educational Assistance and eLearning

  • Internal mobility team dedicated to employee advancement

  • Rewards and Recognition programs

  • Innovative and collaborative environment encouraging of highly motivated critical thinking

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Texas or Montana or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.

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.