LINUX Systems Administrator (Shifts)

Clearance Level
Systems Administration
Wiesbaden, Germany

REQ#: RQ135233

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is seeking a Linux System Administrator to support 24/7/365 operations in Wiesbaden, Germany supporting U.S. Army Europe as part of our EMITS Program Team

The Systems Administrator is responsible for maintaining a Red Hat Enterprise Linux environment, including establishing and maintaining logging policies, as well as collecting and managing data.

This position is part of a shift work schedule which includes coverage on nights, weekends, and holidays.

Additional Job Duties

  • Provide routine technical support in the management of networks, software, hardware, configurations, and architectures

  • Troubleshoots system hardware and software issues

  • Trains end users on the proper use of hardware and software

  • Performs basic software installations and upgrades to operating systems and layered software packages

  • Monitors and tunes systems to achieve optimum performance levels

  • Ensures workstation/server data integrity by implementing standard software and hardware solutions

  • Ensure data/media recoverability by following a schedule of system backups and database archive operations

  • Conducts basic hardware and software audits of workstations and servers to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines

  • Ensures that performance and security of computers meet the needs of network users

  • May evaluate existing systems and assist with planning long-term strategies


  • Active Secret Level Security Clearance

  • BA/BS or equivalent, 2+ years of experience

  • Must be able to obtain German TESA

  • Experience managing systems in a virtual environment is a must.

  • Successful candidates should also have a fundamental knowledge of networking fundamentals and basic Windows administration. Experience with Mobile Device Management platforms, such as Samsung Knox, is a plus.


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.