System Administrator III (secret, required) - Joint Base Langley Eustis, VA

Clearance Level
Langley AFB, Virginia

REQ#: RQ118082

Travel Required: 50-75%
Public Trust: Other
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.

The System Administrator III provides installation, maintenance and troubleshooting support of information systems applications and related peripheral hardware. 

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Monitors and responds to hardware and software problems utilizing a variety of hardware and software testing tools and techniques in support of F-22 IMIS. 

  • Installs and configures applications software and related hardware (such as desktops, servers, and related peripherals like printers, scanners, drives, monitors and video teleconferencing hardware). 

  • Provides software and system troubleshooting and support.

  • Provides technical support and training to end-users. 

  • May provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced technicians. 

  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned. 

  • Participates in special projects as required.

In addition:

  • System backup and recovery  

  • Potential for substantial travel.  Company paid with per diem. 

  • Ability to lift 40lbs, for example; computer equipment. 

  • Ability to attend and lead meetings with ranking military and contract personnel. 

  • Strong customer service and mission focused. 

  • Adequate medical health for deploying to austere locations where medications or treatments specialized may not be available.

BS/BA Preferred.  Associates' Degree in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience is acceptable.

Current CompTIA Security+CE or higher is required.

  • 5-8 years of directly related experience supporting information systems operations.   

  • UNIX operating system experience required.  

  • Oracle Database Administration or related database experience required.

  • Ethernet/IP networking required.

  • Shell Scripting experience desired.

  • Understanding and using ZFS. 

  • Self Motivated.  

  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking.

  • Strong verbal and written communication. 

  • Detail oriented. 

  • Windows System Administration helpful but not necessary.

Requirement: Current SECRET security clearance (PR within the last 5 years) with the ability to obtain a Special Access Program clearance. 

Potential for worldwide deployment to an austere location, on short notice, for an undetermined time period.

Wearing of Mission-Oriented Protective Posture (MOPP) gear and Individual Protective Equipment (IPE—helmet, flak vest, etc.) when directed during deployments and exercises.

Work hours consisting of more than 8 hours and different shifts, both when deployed or participating in exercises.

Medical, Dental, Immunization, and/or Psychological assessment reference HR-PRO-700E, International Assignment - Medical Assessment, Fitness for Duty.

Shall maintain medical and physical fitness sufficient to endure rigors of deployment in support of a military operation.

Shall meet training requirements equivalent to military members prior to deployments and training exercises.


  • Full-flex work week

  • 401K with company match

  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career

  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators

  • Ability to make a real impact on the world around you

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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.