GDIT Emerging Talent Clearance Program- (Redmond) Systems Administrator I

Clearance Level
Systems Administration
Redmond, Washington

REQ#: RQ113461

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

We are GDIT. We stay at the forefront of innovation to solve complex technical challenges.

Are you interested in joining an exciting company with a mission that is critical to our nation? GDIT’s Emerging Talent Clearance Program (ETCP) is a program designed for high-performing individuals majoring in an IT discipline, who are interested in entering the workforce as a cleared employee.

We are hiring team members to support our partnership with Microsoft. This work is mission critical and requires a high-level clearance. Successful candidates will join the ETCP and will be hired full-time when their clearance is ready for indoctrination.

As a Systems Administrator I, you will be trusted to work on a team this is providing end-to-end operational support for the Azure core and Office365 platform. Operational support is comprised of five workstreams teams: Livesite Engineering, Identity Management, Network Management, Tech Ops (Secure workspace operations) and Customer Experience (CXP). These teams span across various product groups, including Azure, Active Directory (AAD), and Office365. The services will be 24x7x365 and operated from three Microsoft SOCs including the Redmond, WA location.


  • Must have recently graduated within the last year OR will be graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in IT or a similar field within the next 6-12 months
  • Must be a US Citizen & pass a security prescreen
  • This important work supports a 24/7 environment. Must have flexibility to work shift work.
  • Excellent customer service skills and focus
  • Adaptable to a fast pace environment with changing proprieties
  • Ability to execute work with precision in time sensitive outage scenarios
  • Capability to communicate effectively through written and oral English
  • Aptitude to interact with external customers & partners

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience with PowerShell, SQL, and Python scripting
  • Working knowledge of diagnostic tools like WinDBG or Wireshark
  • Working knowledge of enterprise network gear including routers, switches, and load balancers
  • For Identity workstream: demonstrated experience with patching, imaging, Active Directory, Infrastructure role management and Deploy/upgrade of core components, software, and scheduled configuration changes

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.