Senior Systems Administrator - TS/SCI - Stuttgart, Germany (Patch Barracks)

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Category
Systems Administration
Location
Stuttgart, Germany

REQ#: RQ134899

Travel Required: 10-25%
Requisition Type: Regular

Check out this great opportunity to join one of GDIT’s fastest long-standing growing programs!  US Battlefield Information Collection and Exploitation Systems eXtended (US BICES-X) is a cutting-edge program supporting DoD intelligence information sharing on current and emerging global threats to mission and coalition partners and emerging nations. With an internationally dispersed team supporting each combatant command, the US BICES-X team is in direct support of the war fighter and their missions. We are seeking a creative and driven professional with a passion for solving real world issues on a cross-functional, fast paced team.  We are seeking a Systems Administrator that can work independently – please read below!

Candidate will join a dedicated team of Systems professionals that operate and maintain US BICES Systems environment. Team responsible a wide variety of technologies and manufacturer hardware.

Responsibilities:

  • Experience in Configuration and deployment of Storage solutions and operational maintenance of associated equipment (NetApp/Dell).
  • Administer VMware virtual environments to include ESXi hosts, vCenter appliances, VxRail HCIs, and VSANs.
  • Develop scripts (PowerShell, VBScript, etc.) to perform recurring systems administration tasks, automate installs, gather metrics, etc.
  • Download, stage and deploy systems-related security policies and updates to maintain information system compliance with DISA security policies and procedures (STIGs, IAVAs, etc.)
  • Understanding of system server administration concepts (DHCP, DNS, DC, Active Directory, and Group Policy)
  • Administer Microsoft software platforms with an emphasis in the following areas:
    • Windows Server 2016,2019
    • Microsoft Exchange 2016
    • Windows SharePoint 2016, 2019
    • Microsoft SQL 2016, 2019
  • Creates and maintains detailed system documentation.
  • Maintains current knowledge of rapidly changing technology, always on the lookout for new technologies, and works with management to evolve current processes.
  • Maintains current knowledge of rapidly changing technology, always on the lookout for new technologies, and works with management to evolve current processes.
  • Interacts with users and evaluates vendor products.
  • Makes recommendations to purchase hardware and software, coordinates installation and provides backup recovery.
  • Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources.
  • Develops and implements testing strategies and document results.
  • Provides advice and training to end-users.
  • Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced staff members.
  • Maintains current knowledge of rapidly changing technology, always on the lookout for new technologies, and works with management to evolve current processes
  • This position may require early evening system maintenance and occasional on-call after hours.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of systems engineering experience required.
  • Must possess and maintain a Top Secret/SCI Clearance
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent experience required.
  • Must meet DoD 8570 requirements and be eligible for IAT level II (Security+ or equivalent) access upon hire for positions with elevated privileges and must obtain ITIL V4 Foundation within six months of hire
  • Additional specific certifications may be required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • VMWare VCP-DCV
  • Microsoft MCSA, MCSE, MCITP-EA

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The work is typically performed in an office environment, which requires normal safety precautions; work may require some physical effort in the handling of light materials, boxes, or equipment


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.