As an intermediate systems engineer, performs design of server and application architectures. Performs the administrative operation and maintenance of server hardware and software. Maintains system security and executes practices and procedures, monitors usage statistics and logs, monitors and remedies attempts to penetrate or corrupt server files. Maintains baseline configurations and performs modification of configuration settings. Institutes troubleshooting and incident response procedures. Troubleshoots system related problems. Provides team leadership and guidance to less experienced administrators. Responsible for the training, motivation, discipline and performance evaluation of assigned employees. Remains current in operating systems/software analysis and technological developments and applications. Recommends future direction or projects to management. Provides expertise and direction in the development or modification of software programs and applications to enhance an operating system.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
DOD 8570 IAT Level II required (Level III preferred)
Experience with Enterprise Email (MS Exchange 2010 & 2013)
Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory administration and Windows Server platforms (2008/2012R2)
Strong experience with server virtualization (VMWare VCP5 or Microsoft Hyper-V)
Experience with management of Storage Area Networking environments
Experience with Enterprise-Level backup and restoration concepts and products
Understanding of the Cisco UCS integrated infrastructure and Flexpod Data Center solutions
Competent to work at a high technical level on all phases of systems engineering activities
Excellent communication and briefing skills; shows tact, effective listening skills and follow through
Solid worth ethic and the ability to work in a mission critical environment
Detail oriented and organized; able to understand information systems and ensure accuracy of work
Provides technical guidance and leadership to engineers with less experience
Desirable Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
ITILv3 Foundation certification
MCSE with Server Infrastructure or Private Cloud concentration
Must be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret / SCI (TS/SCI) security clearance
Lift over 35 LBS
Pass DoD’s medical requirements for OCONUS positions
Work environment is administrative office
Potential 90-120 days rotations to overseas locations – as needed
BS or equivalent experience + 4-8 yrs experience as a systems engineer
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.
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.