SharePoint Administrator

Clearance Level
Systems Administration
Frederick, Maryland

REQ#: RQ121967

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: NACLC (T3)
Requisition Type: Regular

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.

We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can’t turn into opportunity.

The U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID) at Fort Detrick, Maryland conducts basic and applied research to develop products, information, procedures, strategies, and training programs, and provides for medical defense against biological threats and naturally occurring infectious diseases of military significance that require biocontainment.

The Information Management Division purpose is to enable the research vision of USAMRIID with first class computer and communication services. This is accomplished by providing IM/IT management, strategic planning, IM/IT infrastructure, software application development and sustainment, communication, network, information assurance compliance and Help Desk services.

And our work depends on a SharePoint Administrator joining our team to support USAMRIID activities at our Frederick, MD customer location.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a SharePoint Administrator supporting USAMRIID, you will be trusted to support for systems to include, but not limited to, Windows Server Operating Systems, IIS, SQL Server, and Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) Testing & Evaluation mission at USAMRIID.  Maintain baseline certification based on current Operating Systems, SharePoint Applications, and related technologies (SQL, IIS, etc.). In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Supervises and manages the daily activities of configuration and operation of SharePoint Document Management Server.

  • Optimizes system operation and resource utilization and performs system capacity analysis and planning.

  • Provides assistance to users in accessing and using SharePoint environment

  • Install and sustain SharePoint databases defined in the USAMRIID IT portfolio.  The SPA must ensure a 99.9% or higher Average SharePoint Uptime.  The SPA is responsible for database compliance, to include Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs).

  • Plan and lead migrations from existing application versions to latest application versions including configuration.  Supports USAMRIID Chief Technology Officer (CTO) to acquire and maintain licenses for SharePoint -related software.

  • Support software developers with requirements analysis, query optimization and table normalization as required.

  • Support software developers with SharePoint of web database applications.  Tests SharePoint performance and functionality in response to required upgrades to operating systems and web browsers.

  • Maintain SharePoint configuration documentation.

  • Provide SPA support to databases utilizing the USAMRIID SharePoint environment, RIID-Express.  USAMRIID currently sustains 2 SharePoint farms, with each consisting of 20 databases.


  • Will require a NACLC-SF 86 08B investigation and form type for contractors

  • Maintain certifications as required by DOD 8570.01-M and AR 25-2

  • B.S with 5-8 years of experience


  • 401K with company match

  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you

  • Diverse, highly collaborative teams


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    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.