Please take this opportunity to join one of GDIT’s fastest long-standing growing programs! US Battlefield Information Collection and Exploitation System eXtended (US BICES-X) is a cutting edge program supporting DoD intelligence information sharing on current and emerging global threats to mission and coalition partners and emerging nations. With an internationally dispersed team supporting each combatant command, the US BICES-X team is in direct support of the war fighter and their missions. We are seeking a creative and driven professional with a passion for solving real world issues on a cross-functional, fast paced team.
The Systems Engineer Advisor is a strong, self-motivated, solution-oriented individual who will be joining an experienced team to support the implementation and sustainment of multiple networks. We are looking for an experienced, innovative and enthusiastic systems engineer to join us in delivering high quality IT systems.
Design, develop, evaluate, and modify virtual compute environment utilizing VXRail associated software and technologies, throughout the technology life cycle.
Design, develop, evaluate, and modify virtual compute environment utilizing Red Hat Enterprise Linux software and technologies, throughout the technology life cycle.
Participate in system conceptual design and documentation for enterprise messaging platforms.
Determine system specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility.
Provide system/equipment/specialized training and technical guidance as needed.
Provide operational support and troubleshooting for Microsoft Exchange and enterprise mail security appliances as a part of the Collaboration and Messaging Team.
Provide operational support of Microsoft technologies such as Active Directory Domain Services, MS SQL, and MS SharePoint.
Provide input to briefings, transitioning concepts to execution, course of action (COA) development, and assisting in project technical planning and implementation.
Develop standard operation procedures (SOPs) and system documentation.
Collaborate with managers, network engineers, team members, and customers on solutions and issues.
Review, analyze, and verify current security configuration and effectiveness in response to DoD requirements and emerging threats.
Achieve and maintain Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) compliance.
May be required to perform duties outside of normal day shift hours.
Mentor and coach less experienced system administrators and engineers.
Participate in special projects as assigned.
Continuous improvement mindset to ensure quality of delivered services.
9+ years of Systems Engineering experience required.
BA/BS required and 11 years of experience or 9 years and Master’s degree
A minimum of five (5) years experience in building, maintaining and supporting virtual technologies and related platforms: VMware Administration (VXRail), Linux Administration (Red Hat Enterprise), Storage Administration (NetApp, CIFS,NFS, vSAN), Scripting/Automation (Intermediate level PowerShell, Bash).
Understanding of Agile, ITIL, DevOps practices.
Must possess and maintain a TS/SCI clearance.
Must be IAT level II compliant with DoD 8570.1.
ITIL V4 Foundation within six months of hire.
A demonstrated strong working knowledge of virtual server environments, VMWare and Linux administration.
A demonstrated strong working knowledge of Storage and data Backup/Recovery.
May be required to work evening, weekend, and holiday hours as required.
Red Hat Certified Engineer(RHCE)
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE).
Experience implementing and supporting Virtual Environment (Red Hat and VMware).
Experience with Data Storage and Data Recovery/Backup.
Experience with Microsoft Exchange, MS SQL, and MS SharePoint.
Experience with scripting and automation.
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.