System Administrator

Clearance Level
Systems Administration
North Charleston, South Carolina

REQ#: RQ108360

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is looking for a Systems Administrator to support our government customer in Charleston, South Carolina.  The candidate will provide technical assistance on a wide variety of IT functions to support the mission of the government organization. The candidate will be responsible for supporting servers and network components and will also provide IT support to end-users on hardware, software, and network related incidents, requests, questions, and use. 

The successful candidate will have a wide range of skills and knowledge in computer hardware and software as well as networking systems in use at the organization. Have experience in the set-up, configuration, use, and troubleshooting of computers and servers. 


  • Support Deployment and Maintenance of servers and network equipment
  • Respond and Resolve warning alerts received from monitoring systems for servers, switches, routers, and network printers
  • Manage and monitor electronic files and folders; ensure rights/permissions are correctly implemented
  • Resolve security vulnerabilities identified by scanners in a timely fashion.
  • Administer virtual desktop clients and thin clients
  • Administer Anti-Virus, Anti-Malware and Disk Encryption on end-user devices
  • Provide day-to-day telephone support to the end-user community including staff, and visitors at the organization. 
  • Monitor and track existing incidents and service requests through closure. 
  • Follow standard escalation procedures.  
  • Assists end-users with installation, configuration, and troubleshooting of hardware and software including, but not limited to: Network Connectivity, MS Office 365, Microsoft Outlook, tablet/smartphone support, basic Windows Operating System concepts and Apple (Mac) devices.  
  • Work well in a team environment with a diverse end-user population.
  • Work with inventory system to maintain up-to-date inventory records.
  • Troubleshoot Wi-Fi related issues with staff and students.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills when dealing with both internal/external customers and staff
  • Willingness to travel for training or as otherwise needed.
  • Maintains a professional attitude and appearance providing excellent customer service always, to include maintaining a good work ethic and assisting others when needed. 
  • Supports continuous improvement in the process and quality of the operations.

Must have:

  • Excellent communication skills (communicate technical issues to non-technical users)
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent writing skills – be able to write clear and effective instructions to end-users when needed.
  • Software:

o Microsoft Windows Server 2016 and above

o Microsoft Active Directory

o VMWare Horizon View

o MS Office (365)

o Windows Operating System (minimum Windows 7 and 10)

  • Hardware:

o Dell Server Hardware

o Cisco Switches and Wireless Access Points

o HP ThinClients

o Dell Desktop and Laptop computers

o Printers (network and stand-alone)

o Monitors

o Smartboards

  • Wireless

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement: To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, 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.

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.