F-35 Systems Administrator | Secret clearance

Clearance Level
Interim Secret
Systems Administration
Arlington, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Server Systems

System Administration

Systems Analysis

REQ#: RQ166477
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Pipeline
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

Transform technology into opportunity as a Systems Technician with GDIT. A career in enterprise IT means connecting and enhancing the systems that matter most. At GDIT you’ll be at the forefront of innovation and play a meaningful part in improving how agencies operate.


At GDIT, people are our differentiator. Our work depends on a Systems Technician joining our Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) F-35 IT program in Arlington, VA.


The Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) F-35 IT program support contract provides knowledge-based, information assurance and cybersecurity IT services to the F-35 Lightning II Joint Program Office (JPO). Our services include program management, enterprise performance management, enterprise architecture, implementation of emerging capabilities and requirements, life cycle management, operations & maintenance, enterprise data management, service desk support and IT training. 



  • Provides technical guidance for monitoring information systems operations.

  • Provide technical solutions using business solutions such as MS Teams, M365, and SharePoint.

  • Plan, design, implement, and maintain Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, and Certificate Authority.

  • Install, configure, and maintain an organization's local area network (LAN), data communications network, operating systems, and physical and virtual servers.

  • Perform system monitoring and verify the integrity and availability of hardware, network, and server resources and systems.

  • Review system and application logs and verify completion of scheduled jobs, including system backups.

  • Analyze network and server resource consumption and control user access. Install and upgrade software and maintain software licenses.

  • Maintain, configure, and secure Exchange servers, print servers, and file shares.

  • Provision, maintain, secure, and deprovision user accounts. 

  • Plan, implement, upgrade, or monitor security measures for the protection of computer networks and information.

  • Ensure appropriate security controls are in place that will safeguard digital files and vital electronic infrastructure.

  • Responds to computer security breaches and viruses



  • Security Clearance Level: Secret

  • Required Certifications: Security+ CE certification; AZ-104 – Microsoft Azure Admin or Intermediate level industry certification from one of the following: Microsoft, CompTIA, AWS, VMware, Helix, SolarWinds or relevant technology. 

  • Education: AS/AA degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or related IT discipline.

  • Required Experience & Technical Skills:

  • 3 years of experience in a client-server environment.

  • 4 years of concurrent experience in server systems administration and analysis.

  • Experience working with appropriate complex systems administration, database administration, or data center maintenance.

  • Experience working with complex system implementations and organizational processes to include maintaining system documentation.

  • Experience maintaining the integrity and security of servers and systems.

  • Experience evaluating vendor products, and making recommendations to purchase hardware and software, coordinating installation and providing backup recovery.

  • Demonstrated experience to developing and monitoring policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources.

  • Experience in developing and implementing testing strategies and documenting results.

  • Location: Onsite in Arlington, VA


  • 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

  • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

6 + years of related experience

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


Security+CE - CompTIA

Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

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.