Linux Administrator

Clearance Level
Systems Analysis
Warrenton, Virginia

REQ#: RQ76071

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Pipeline

We are currently seeking a Systems Analyst to join our team. In this role you will be a change agent by working on the NAS Aeronautical Services contract. NAS Aeronautical Services manages NAS Services and infrastructure 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year in support of the Traffic Flow management System.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Provide technical support to field sites
  • Select, install, configure, and administer hardware and software systems over a LAN/WAN
  • Install and maintain system upgrades, operating and security patches
  • Performs moderately complex systems and database administration
  • Support, monitor, test, and troubleshoot hardware and software problems related to equipment
  • Recommend and schedule repairs or replacement of equipment
  • Collects and reviews system data for capacity and planning purposes
  • Analyzes capacity data and develops capacity plans for appropriate level enterprise-wide systems
  • Coordinates with appropriate management personnel in implementing changes
  • Provide end user support for the server and server-based applications and connectivity
  • Install, configure, and manage the equipment and software necessary to perform system backups and recovery of applications and data
  • Maintain system and data files, and monitor system integrity
  • Supports the design and configuration of complex system landscapes
  • Supports complex data/media recoverability through system backups and database archive operations. Plans, coordinates and directs appropriate level data refresh strategies;
  • Develops and maintains appropriate system documentation to ensure that documentation is current
  • Interacts with client management to answer questions, problems, and requests regarding complex system issues
  • Update documentation when system changes are applied
  • Other duties as required
  • Bachelors degree (Science, Math or Engineering required) plus 5 years relevant experience
  • This position requires shift work possible nights/weekends
  • Must be able to take direction from others
  • Must have good communication skills
  • Ability to work efficiently in a team environment
  • Experience with Linux (Oracle, VMWare, Windows, and HTML – highly desired)
  • Experience with Redhat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
  • Linux troubleshooting and performance monitoring experience
  • Familiarity with common system and web application vulnerabilities
  • Strong troubleshooting and critical thinking skills
  • Detail-oriented, strong work ethic and high standard of excellence
  • Strong people skills to identify requirements and deliver results
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with emphasis on complex technical projects
  • Experience in supporting network/system monitoring tools such as Nagios and HP OpenView technologies
  • Experience working with appropriate complex systems administration, database administration
  • Experience working with company and client documentation and storage procedures
  • Experience working with complex system implementations and organizational processes
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.