REQ#: RQ74697 Sr. System Administrator (Evergreen) (Open)
Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Pipeline
General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) has an immediate opportunity for a Sr. System Administrator.
Please note: This position is a pipeline requisition and not fully funded by the customer; this may result in delayed responses from the GDIT recruiting team.
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A Sr. System Administrator has the thorough knowledge to create plans to assure effective management, operations, and maintenance of systems and/or networks. Manages teams of system admins and is able to prioritize work and identify high risk critical problems and dedicate appropriate resources. Ha extensive knowledge of a wide variety of systems and networks to include high volume/high availability systems.
Independently provides advance level technical interpretation and solutions in the management of networks, software, hardware, configurations, and architectures.
Troubleshoots system hardware and software specific issues that are moderate to high complexity in scope.
Trains end users on the proper use of hardware and software.
Performs advance software installations and upgrades to operating systems and layered software packages.
Monitors and tunes the system to achieve optimum performance levels.
Ensures workstation/server data integrity by implementing standard software and hardware solutions.
Independently ensures data/media recoverability by following a schedule of system backups and database archive operations.
Conducts advance hardware and software audits of workstations and servers to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines.
Ensures that performance and security of computers meet the needs of network users.
Applies practical knowledge of job area typically obtained through advanced education and work experience. May provide guidance to less-experienced personnel.
Evaluates existing systems and assists with planning long-term strategies.
May coach and review the work of less-experienced professionals.
Bachelors degree in computer science, electronics engineering or other engineering or technical discipline is required
5 years of related experience in Sr. System Administrator role (8 years of additional relevant experience may be substituted for education).
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.