Storage and Virtualization Administrator - Secret Clearance - Peterson AFB, CO

Clearance Level
Network Engineering
Peterson AFB, Colorado
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Client Management

Network Services

Systems Integration


REQ#: RQ131685
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
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

GDIT is currently seeking a Storage & Virtualization Administrator at Peterson AFB, CO to support the IAFNOS contract, which supports the 690th Cyberspace Operations Group performing 24/7/365 Air Force Information Network (AFIN) operations, including defensive cyberspace operations (DCO), network management, information assurance, and fault resolution activities to maintain the operational capabilities of the network, establish the domain for AF cyberspace operations, and ensure AF cyberspace superiority. 

How A Storage & Virtualization Administrator Will Make An Impact:

  • Administer, operate, manage and maintain storage area networks and virtualized systems.

  • Configuring, analyzing, monitoring and optimizing storage and interfaces to storage and related data paths (such as iSCSI devices, Fiber Channel, LUN sizing).

  • Working with product vendors to resolve hardware issues, and to improve the use and configuration of vendor products and technologies (such as replication and management software, RAID Configurations and multi-pathing).

  • Managing permissions, maintenance, administration, capacity planning and monitoring, and assist in backup and data recovery.

  • Documenting, troubleshooting and resolving associated change requests and incidents tickets.

  • Creating reports and recommending courses of action for service improvement for administered SANs.

  • Ensuring SANs are patched, operational, and optimized for performance

  • Installing hardware, software, and system components.

  • Integrating systems.

  • Conducting patch, account and performance management.

  • Troubleshooting and performing root cause analysis to resolve incidents

  • Testing and implementing solutions.

  • Auditing, recording and tracking change and incident activities

  • Creating draft functional and security procedures.

  • Documenting and maintain documentation for systems and environments

  • Developing draft operational procedures.

  • Providing documentation on security protocols, authentication, authorization, auditing, anti-virus, spam prevention and encryption.

  • Administer, develop, manage, and perform disaster recovery procedures and processes for managed SANs and virtual environments.

  • Performing backup and data recovery.

  • Troubleshooting errors in backups and restores.

  • Performing library management, license management, policy and schedule configuration management, client service management, and client object discoveries.

  • Managing permissions, maintenance, and administration.

  • Conducting capacity planning and monitoring.

  • Documenting, troubleshooting and resolving associated incidents and changes, creating reports, and recommending courses of action for service improvement for locally and/or remotely administered back-up systems.

  • Developing network bypass, recovery and backup procedures.

  • Performing incremental and full back-ups for all servers as outlined in operating procedures.

  • Providing back-up of all critical services and information stores, as available Government storage resources allow, and ensuring back out procedures exist before loading software updates and patches.

What You'll Need to Succeed:

  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.

  • 2-5+ years of directly related experience in network analysis and design.

  • Current Secret security clearance or higher, or be eligible for and obtain prior to starting work

  • Current 8570 IAT II Level Certification (CNA-Security, GICSP, GSEC, Sec+ CE, SSCP) or higher

  • Experience operating and maintaining large storage and/or virtual environment

  • Experience with CommVault backup application


  • 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

Additional industry certifications may be required within specific time frames

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Work Requirements
Years of Experience

2 + years of related experience

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


CompTIA - Security+ CE - CompTIA

Travel Required


Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $60,000 - $90,000, 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. 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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.