Systems Administrator - Secret clearance w/SSBI (T5) clearance - Dahlgren, VA

Clearance Level
Systems Administration
Dahlgren, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
REQ#: RQ139340
Public Trust: SSBI (T5)
Requisition Type: Pipeline
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Job Description

GDIT is searching for a Systems Administrator to support the Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD) in Dahlgren, VA.

The Systems Administrator will be responsible for providing installation, maintenance and troubleshooting support of information systems applications and related peripheral hardware in support of the Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD). Assesses user needs and is able to solve a range of problems. Provides installation of new equipment and performs equipment modifications or enhancements. Prepares and maintains documentation for processes for policies and procedures related to computer systems and operations.

The Systems Administrator tasks include:

  • Contributes to the completion of specific programs and projects.

  • Provides technical solutions to a range of difficult problems.

  • Provides installation and troubleshooting support of a range of moderately complex issues for systems applications and related peripheral hardware.

  • Provides incident response and performs customer support tasks.

  • Deploys a variety of new hardware, software, and the upgrade of existing installations.

  • Prepares and maintains a range of documentation for processes and procedure related to computer systems and operations.


  • Secret clearance w/SSBI (T5)

  • BA/BS or equivalent

  • 2+ years of experience in Computer Operations, Customer Support, or another related area

  • Familiarity with an operating system and its commands/utilities at a user level such as editing files, issuing commands, finding user home directories, navigating through a file system, and using I/O redirection

  • Professional and effective communication skills (both verbal and written) between customers, team members, and line management

  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team with guidance from senior leadership and through the use of SOPs

Travel Required: None
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.