Windows Engineer

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Systems Engineering
Springfield, Virginia
St Louis, Missouri
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Active Directory (AD)

Group Policy Objects (GPO)

Host Based Security System (HBSS)

REQ#: RQ165722
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to serve as a critical component of our nation’s safety and security. Make an impact by using your expertise to protect our country from threats.

Job Description

​Deliver simple solutions to complex problems as a Windows Engineer at GDIT. Here, you’ll tailor cutting-edge solutions to the unique requirements of our clients. With a career in application development, you’ll make the end user’s experience your priority and we’ll make your career growth ours.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Windows Engineer you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a TS/SCI cleared Windows Engineer joining our team to support our intelligence customer in Springfield, VA. 


Job Description:


  • Perform advanced troubleshooting and resolution of complex Server OS related issues to ensure optimal performance and availability of Windows Servers.
  • Upgrade outdated servers to 2016, 2019, and 2022 versions to ensure compliance with industry standards and best practices.
  • Utilize extensive vSphere Operations experience to effectively manage and maintain our virtualization environment. Familiarity and experience with OVF Templates for efficient deployment is required.
  • Utilize GitLab and Operating System pipelines for template creation, ensuring streamlined and efficient deployment processes.
  • Moderate background in SCCM/ConfigMgr with experience in application/package creation and deployment. Experience in Software Update Group (SUG) creation and deployment is necessary.
  • Setup, manage, and deploy monthly patching for Windows Server 2012-2022, ensuring systems are up-to-date and secure.


  • Strong experience in Windows Server administration, including operations, maintenance, and troubleshooting.
  • Proficiency in upgrading servers to 2016, 2019, and 2022 versions, with a focus on compliancy requirements.
  • Extensive knowledge of vSphere Operations, including management and deployment using OVF Templates.
  • Experience with GitLab and Operating System pipelines for template creation is highly desirable.
  • Moderate background in SCCM/ConfigMgr, including application/package creation and deployment, as well as Software Update Group (SUG) creation and deployment.
  • Proven ability to perform setup, management, and deployment of monthly patching for Windows Server 2012-2022.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to resolve complex Server OS related issues efficiently.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively in a global, multi-site enterprise environment.


•Requires a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

•5+ years of related experience

•The position requires an intimate familiarity with Group Policies (GPOs) and Active Directory (ADUC) with experience in other Microsoft related Administration Tools to perform day-to-day duties.

•Provide advanced troubleshooting and resolution of security products such as HBSS, Nessus Agent (ACAS), and Carbon Black.

•Perform IAVA remediation and STIG hardening on OS Server builds.

•Develop and deliver documentation such as Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for both new personnel as well as Operations staff to utilize for troubleshooting purposes.

•Background/experience in PowerShell in order to automate tasks a plus.

•Complete Incident and Change Request tickets utilizing BMC Remedy IT Service Management and/or Service+.

Location: On Customer Site

US Citizenship Required

● 401K with company match
● Comprehensive health and wellness packages
�� Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
● Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
● Cutting-edge technology you can learn from


Work Requirements
Years of Experience

5 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $116,979 - $138,000. This is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary. Rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.