Systems Engineer - Shift Wed-Sun 3:00pm -11:30pm - US Citizenship required

Clearance Level
Systems Engineering
Washington, District of Columbia

REQ#: RQ100819

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is seeking a Systems Engineer to support the management and maintenance of all Enterprise Management Tools for a 24/7/365 operations center within a component agency of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).  These tools include management and administration of all Microsoft System Center tools including SCCM, SCOM and SCSM products.  Tools also include network management tools such as SolarWinds Enterprise Suite, Netcool, and syslog-NG.  

Shift Schedule is Wednesday -Sunday 3:00pm-11:30pm

Contract requires US Citizenship and must be able to obtain a Secret clearance

No telecommuting allowed. Must be local to the office.


  • The Systems Engineer will both proactively and reactively monitor the network infrastructure, critical computing systems, and ENTERPRISE services, overseeing functionality, capacity, and performance.  Understand IT Infrastructure and application in general to better manage the clients IT Enterprise. 
  • Server administration of all Servers running the Enterprise Tool Applications 
  • Monitoring Enterprise Tools systems and troubleshooting problems identified 
  • Escalating issues to senior team members as needed 
  • Administration of network monitoring tools including upgrades and fulfilling network management requests. 
  • Troubleshooting and deploying applications to workstations or servers. 
  • Reporting on application, patch, and compliance success 


  • BA/BS or equivalent plus 3+ years relevant experience 
  • Experience using Microsoft System Center tools such as SCCM and SCOM. 
  • Experience administering processes and applications on Linux servers. 
  • 3+ years working with Desktop and/or Server incident troubleshooting 
  • Understanding of ITSM and ITIL Framework is a plus 

Required Certifications

  • 1 of the following or equivalent:
    • MCSE or MCITP
    • VCP
    • CCNA or equivalent

Desired Certifications

  • Security+

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 or the start date, if after December 8.

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.