Guard Enterprise Cyber Operations Support (GECOS) – Software Application Administrator

Clearance Level
Software Development
Chantilly, Virginia

REQ#: RQ123136

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

Guard Enterprise Cyber Operations Support (GECOS) – Software Application Administrator

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day.

GDIT has an opening for a Software Application Administrator position supporting the Army National Guard (ARNG) in Chantilly, VA. This is an IT Service Management contract in support of the operation, modernization, expansion, and further evolution of the ARNG’s global Information Technology (IT) services including networking, compute, storage, infrastructure, applications, hosting, and program management services.  The GECOS program supports the ARNG enterprise IT infrastructure, its Wide Area Network (WAN), authentication and directory services, cybersecurity, application hosting, and associated services. GECOS uses ITIL best practices framework as the basis for IT Service Management (ITSM) model.

The Software Application Administrator will:

  • Researches, designs, develops, and/or modifies enterprise-wide systems and/or applications software

  • Gathers requirements

  • Develops storyboards

  • Creates mockups and models

  • Diagrams software functionality

  • Codes, tests, and integrates software code and components

  • Documents code and applications

  • Supports development of user documentation

  • Performs break-fixes

  • Develops patches

  • Embeds security requirements in design and code

  • Collaborates with service teams, project teams, and stakeholders to deliver optimal applications and systems

  • Supports application migration to the cloud

  • Performs work under supervision, as necessary


Required Skills and Experience: 

  • A minimum of 8 years of relevant IT experience with software development to automate IT tools and services

  • Experience integrating network and security tools with enterprise SIEM

  • An active Secret security clearance.

  • Possess the appropriate baseline and computing environment certifications to achieve DoD 8570.01-M Information Assurance Manager (IAM) Level II.

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.