Senior System Administrator

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Category
Systems Administration
Location
Fort Meade, Maryland

REQ#: RQ86501

Travel Required: 10-25%
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. We stay at the forefront of innovation to solve complex technical challenges. 

GDIT is your place. Make it your own by discovering new ways to securely and expertly apply the latest technology. Own your opportunity at GDIT and you’ll be a meaningful part of improving how agencies operate. Our work depends on a Senior System Administrator joining our team to support one of our Maryland customers.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Five or more years’ experience as a System Administrator providing support for the implementation and maintenance of IT systems including day-to-day operations, monitoring and problem resolution.
  • Experience installing, configuring, upgrading and migrating Microsoft Windows 2012 R2 servers.
  • Practical application and troubleshooting experience with systems that interface with Active Directory, Exchange and NetApp Tier 2&3 support in an enterprise level, globally distributed environment.
  • Experience running scripts to manage/automate tasks related to Windows platforms
  • Experience with the deployment and maintenance of current and next generation Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) desktops
  • support experience to include phone, email and in person contact as well as experience assisting end users with new desktop capabilities and/or software
  • Demonstrated aptitude for learning and rapidly mastering new applications and technology.
  • Excellent organization and communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Ability to work well both independently and in teams.
  • Proven ability to multi-task and to prioritize rapidly-changing task assignments.
  • Ability to resolve configuration and or logistical issues using technical problem-solving skills.

WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

  • Active TS/SCI with Polygraph required to start.
  • One of the following DoD approved certifications is necessary to meet the category/level IAT-2 (DoD 8570) requirement for this position:  Security+, GSEC, SSCP, CCNA-Security, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), CASP, GCIH, or GCED.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Leadership skills to guide and mentor the work of less experienced personnel
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong personal computer and business solutions software skills
  • Ability to lead and work as part of a team
  • Required Education & Experience: High School/GED + 12 years’ experience OR Associates + 10 years’ experience OR Bachelors + 8 years’ experience OR Masters + 6 years’ experience OR Doctorate + 4 year experience.

DESIRED SKILLS:

  • Windows Server 2013
  • VDI
  • SCOM/SCCM Integration
  • PowerShell scripting
  • Change Auditor, Identity Manager, Total Privilege Access Manager, GPOADmin

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.