General Dynamics Information Technology is currently seeking a Junior System Administrator for the Communications, Operations & Maintenance Function II (COM-F II) in Scott AFB, IL. The selected candidate must have a government security clearance, per contract requirements (Clearance Level: Secret). This is a 3rd shift (11:00 PM - 7:30 AM) and will require working one weekend day. CompTIA Security + or equivalent certification is required.
COM-F provides operations and maintenance services in support of HQ AMC/A6 mission needs supporting the operational functionality and readiness of systems, infrastructure, and IT support services. Provides system administration services ensuring the systems hardware, operating systems, software systems, and related procedures adhere to customer approved production configurations, government system availability, and reliability standards. Is part of a 24/7/365 system administration team that monitors and supports the computer processing activities to verify integrity and availability of all hardware, interfaces, server resources, systems, and key processes.
So what is required of a Junior System Administrator on a day to day basis?
Maintains smooth operation of multi-user computer systems, including coordination with network engineers.
Sets up administrator and service accounts, maintains system documentation, tunes system performance, installs system-wide software, and allocates mass storage space. Interacts with users and evaluates vendor products.
Ensures system hardware, operating systems, software systems, and related procedures adhere to approved production configurations; system availability and reliability standards; and OEM system operation and maintenance procedures.
BS or equivalent + 1 yrs related experience, or MS + 0 yrs experience
Must have an active DOD Secret clearance
Must have a CompTIA Security+ Certification
Desired experience with XSG Virtual Servers, RHEL 6.8, Windows 200x Active Directory, Virtual Servers, DOD experience, and Load balancing
It would be great if you also had experience with: BMC Remedy, general knowledge of scripting languages, and NetIQ monitoring
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.
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