SharePoint Administrator SkillBridge Internship

Clearance Level
Fort Huachuca, Arizona

REQ#: RQ83821

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Pipeline

GDIT’s SkillBridge Internship Program is an approved SkillBridge Program under Dept. of Defense Instruction 1322.29. Any rank, enlisted or officer, may apply for SkillBridge. SkillBridge participants are not eligible for compensation from GDIT, as they continue to receive military compensation and benefits as active-duty service members. A SkillBridge Internship is an opportunity for service members to gain valuable civilian work experience through specific industry training and through individual internships during the last 180 days of military service. Your unit Commander must authorize participation in GDIT’s SkillBridge Internship Program prior to start of internship.

We are in the business of finding and providing IT solutions to our government customers. Our program is designed for those with an interest in the continued support of our country with a desire to learn civilian skills. It will give you a chance to experience civilian life at GDIT first-hand. You will have real responsibilities and work alongside experienced leaders and other smart, motivated people. This program will help you develop best in class skills while working on mission critical work. Continue your mission to serve with General Dynamics Information Technology.

The SharePoint Administrator is responsible for providing technical support for the program. Duties will include implementation and assessment of current and new capabilities in the SharePoint environment. Serve as the SharePoint Administrator while providing direct support to the customer. Work closely with team members on various projects and to prepare for upcoming projects. Develop expertise in the clients functional missions.

  • Manage the functionality and efficiency of a SharePoint farm, site collection, and assist Site Collection Administrators.

  • Communicate all system outages to the 24x7 operations center.

  • Provide guidance to Site Collection Administrators, end-users and lower level SharePoint Administrators on the correct and appropriate use of the SharePoint functions and capabilities.

  • Configure administrator and service accounts.

  • Evaluate vendor products.

  • Make recommendations to purchase hardware and software, coordinates installation and provides backup recovery.

  • Develop and monitor policies and standards for allocation related to the use of SharePoint resources.

  • Develop and implement testing strategies and document results.

  • Provide advice, guidance and training to end-users.

  • Provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced staff members.

  • Maintain current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.

  • Monitor Quest/Metalogix replicator to provide redundancy.

  • Participate in special projects as required


  • Understanding of STIG application and system hardening, file system structures, and machine architectures related to SharePoint.

  • Basic knowledge and understanding of SharePoint infrastructure technologies such as database, network, security, server, storage, and workstations

  • Intermediate Powershell scripting experience

  • Exceptional analytical and problem solving skills

  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills

  • Prefer experience using Quest (Metalogix) tools.

  • 5+ years of Systems Administration experience with 2-3 years of SharePoint administration experience

  • BA/BS or equivalent years of experience.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret DoD Security Clearance

  • 8570 certification: IAT Level II Certification (CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, Security+ CE, CND, or SSCP)

  • MCSA certification or equivalent within 6 months of hire date


GDIT SkillBridge Minimum Requirements:

·       Currently serving on Active Duty in the U.S. Armed Forces

·       Service member must have completed at least 180 days on active duty

·       Be expected to be discharged or released from active duty within 180 days of starting their internship

·       Will receive an honorable discharge

·       Has taken any service TAPS/TGPS

·       Received Unit Commander approval to participate in DoD SkillBridge


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.