Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or other computer or information technology-related field, plus a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience.
Agile experience preferred.
A TS/SCI security clearance with the ability to obtain a Polygraph is required at time of hire. Candidate must be able to obtain the Polygraph within a reasonable amount of time from date of hire. Must have at least a TS/SCI clearance. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
We have an immediate opening for a Windows Systems Administrator to support our award-winning Insider Threat Detection mission. This position provides an opportunity to further advance the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation’s core defense/intelligence services and systems. GDIT employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions
REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:
Seeking a Systems Administrator with experience in any of the following topics: Server or Workstation Administration, Exchange, Active Directory, Group Policy, Office, VMware, Citrix, SCCM, Change Management.
Will be a team member supporting the day-to-day operations of a production customer Insider Threat analytic network
Will work closely with a small team comprised of diverse skill sets
Will be responsible for maintaining the health and wellbeing of the current infrastructure
Candidates should have strong Tier 1-2 administrative and debugging experience
A strong candidate will be comfortable working in a multi-vendor network with a large array of COTS applications
Will work closely on Assessment and Authorization (A&A) efforts to ensure the infrastructure meets all requirements
Candidates must be self-starters and have the aptitude to work independently in a fast paced continuously evolving environment
Respond to customer and teammate service desk tickets and remediate application/infrastructure issues
Manage the Windows Server Infrastructure including Microsoft Office, Active Directory, Lync Server, Exchange Servers, SQL Clusters, File Clusters, Print Servers, Web Servers, and various application servers
Create and maintain system accounts using Windows Active Directory
Identify and develop automated tasks to streamline manual activities
Maintain Operating System baselines (Windows Server 2012/2016 and Workstation 7/10/embedded)
Ensure the systems meet security requirements
Maintain production Thin Client Infrastructure with Windows Embedded and HPE Thin Pro
Monitor and remediate system backup issues
Monitor SIEM for system incidents
Participate in internal / external security audits/inspections, create, and maintain Plan of Action and Milestones (POAM) as required
Assist team with continuous monitoring, implementation and troubleshooting of required patch compliance for all clients
Responsibilities may require periodic evening and weekend work in response to needs of the systems being supported
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Experience administering Windows Server 2012/2016 and Workstation 7/10/embedded environments
Experience with WSUS / SCCM for application patching
Experience with desktop support to users
Experience troubleshooting hardware related issues.
Support hardware installation and startup
Proficient with Veritas NetBackup
Experience with troubleshooting and maintaining data center and office equipment
Basic network experience
Basic understanding of systems engineering concepts, principles, and theories
Ability to multi-task
Ability to grasp and apply new information quickly and effectively handle complex assignments
Shows initiative on assignments, exercises independent judgment, and professionally executes projects with little direction
Ability to communicate issues, impacts, and corrective actions
PREFERRED DEGREE TYPES AND EXPERIENCE:
DoD 8570.1M compliant
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.