Systems Administrator (Active TS/SCI with Polygraph)

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Systems Administration
McLean, Virginia
Herndon, Virginia

REQ#: RQ139422

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Pipeline

Own the opportunity as a Systems Administrator and help ensure the mission is never interrupted. At GDIT, we deliver clarity with our cloud solutions and provide meaningful work. Your work will be an important part of transforming our clients for the modern age and help them face any obstacle

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Systems Administrator supporting the customer, you will be trusted to solve complex IT issues while delivering outstanding customer service.


Ensure the safety and security of our nation as a Systems Administrator at GDIT. You’ll apply the latest technology and provide operational support to deliver actionable intelligence for the Intelligence Community. Here, your work will have meaning and impact as you deliver your best every day.


  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.

Required Experience:

  • Establish server baseline
  • Develop clear and concise server build report (procedure)
  • Submit build report for all deliveries
  • Coordinate server installation; create and/or update asset management record—responsible for integrity of asset management record
  • Configure, build, monitor, update/upgrade and maintain/administer servers
  • Provide technical configuration, setup, installation services, hardware and coordination for application projects
  • Implement baseline changes under tech lead oversight
  • Install security updates and patches
  • Perform operating system software updates/upgrades
  • Assess server loads and develop tuning recommendations
  • Communicate outage/degradation of server to appropriate oversight
  • Create request for service support from internal/external service providers
  • Respond to, troubleshoot, analyze, isolate and resolve issues identified by a change request or trouble ticket in a timely manner
  • Maintain server rooms
  • Maintain/ensure security through access controls, backups and firewalls
  • Monitor/support backup process
  • Restore file and data information, as requested
  • Perform server checklist
  • Perform technical evaluations, analysis, and troubleshoot all supported servers in response to service tickets—which includes, but is not limited to, the following activities: server failures, full system outage
  • Provide operational pager/cell phone duty support
  • Provide remote access to servers
  • Recommend hardware upgrades/replacements for Sponsor consideration
  • Transition servers
  • Assist in special projects
  • Support Sponsor in discussions regarding Memorandum of Agreements (MOAs); provide input to ensure MOA is within scope of support
  • Security Clearance Level: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
  • Preferred Skills: N/A
  • Location: WMA


  • 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

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.