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 is 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. And our work depends on a Systems Administrator joining our team to support our government client’s activities in their locations.
At GDIT, people are our differentiator. TheSystems Administrator will support and manage the responsibilities of the successful completion of all tasks in assigned projects. Manages the functionality and efficiency of a group of computers running on one or more operating systems.
Understand all the different systems that are monitored in the help desk and the Tier level responsibilities for the systems.
Provide IT Service Management functions and first level troubleshooting to all customers. - Use procedures to perform identification, troubleshooting, and diagnosis of failures and restore system capability to operations. - Analyze, diagnose, and isolate failures to hardware. - Directly replace or coordinate replacement of hardware failures. - Collect data for proper escalation and resolution by Tier 2/3.
Perform network management services to include: monitoring network device health and status, monitoring network performance and utilization optimization.
Perform OS monitoring, Commercial of the Shelf (COTS) software monitoring, custom software monitoring, resource memory allocation, etc.
Perform modifications to authorized user lists, user profiles, and file system maintenance.
Understand all ITSM processes and document work accurately and effectively through the use of a ticketing system.
Understand the Program Service Level Agreements (SLA) to ensure proper completion of work within timelines.
Manage account requests and provide account management responsibilities for personnel on numerous systems.
Know all functional leads and technicians for all the managed systems by the program.
Understand local site command and hierarchy.
Know POC’s for systems that the Program does not have responsibility for.
Interface with customers and government officials.
Participates in special projects as required.
Because of the sensitive nature of the work being done for this government client, all candidates must hold a TS/SCI and Polygraph.
Shift work (Panama Schedule - 12 hours/day for a total of 7 days over 2 week period) Shifts are 6 AM to 6 PM
Bachelor Degree in a related technical or military discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training, or work/military experience.
5+ years of related experience in systems administration.
UNIX/LINUX System Administration - Preferred
Windows System Administration - Preferred
Candidate must possess an appropriate and current DoD Information Assurance (IA) Certification to be considered for employment; either valid CompTIA Security+ CE, Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) or Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)-Security. CompTIA Security+ CE Certification is the preferred certification. In addition, candidate must attain the required DoD 8570 Computing Environment (CE) Training within six (6) months of Hire Date.
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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.
At GDIT, our People First culture commits to every employee feeling valued and supported throughout their career. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package – including programs focused on financial, physical, emotional and social well-being – demonstrates this commitment.
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.