We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.
GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being rusted to deliver your best every day.
We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can’t turn into an opportunity. And our work depends on a Senior Systems Engineer joining our team to support Enterprise Technology Services (ETS) for the United States Postal Service (USPS) activities located at the ITC in Bossier City, La.
The Systems Engineer Senior will identify, evaluate, architect, and recommend best of breed technology approaches to solve the business and customer problems. This role will interface directly with the customers and internal stakeholders to gather requirements, deliver solutions, identify, and deliver incremental revenue opportunities.
At GDIT, people are our differentiator. In this role, a typical day will include:
Work across teams, and external customer groups to develop strategy, design solutions, and advise implementation teams during deployment.
Provide and execute a process to ensure compliance with customer’s configuration baselines. In addition, a quarterly review of the configuration baseline must be completed with recommendations to the customer based on best practices and CIS benchmarks/guidelines.
Provide communication, ensuring that managers, team members, stakeholders within the organization, and clients are kept informed of relevant trends and projects.
Provide and execute a process that continuously monitors and troubleshoots operating system performance.
Capture and provide daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly, and yearly metrics related to system performance on both a system and application level
Provide and execute a process to monitor and troubleshoot Active Directory performance / Unix Directory Services / LDAP.
Work to troubleshoot/resolve issues for Active Directory / Unix Directory Services.
Provide and execute a process to update Active Directory Schema via a DevSecOps methodology.
Provide and execute a process to Implement GPO changes. This deliverable must be completed via a DevSecOps methodology.
Complete root cause analysis of issues related to Active Directory / Unix Directory Services and take appropriate corrective action including opening and coordinating tickets with vendors.
Build servers following established build procedures. Provide recommendations for enhancements to server build procedures quarterly.
Deal with escalations. Make assessments, recommendations or provide solutions to resolve issues.
Make emergency and quarterly recommendations on capacity planning on both an application and a system level
Mentor and train staff, ensuring they are up to speed on critical processes and technologies related to the organizations’ goals and soft skills needed to succeed.
BA/BS and 5+ years of experience. (Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related area is preferred)
Either RHEL or Windows enterprise experience
Active Directory experience
SKILLS AND ATTRIBUTES
Excellent listening and interpersonal skills
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Strong attention to detail and requirements
Motivated team player
WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:
Full-flex work week
401K with company match
Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you
Diverse, highly collaborative teams
Please Note: The security clearance for this program requires the selected candidate to have resided in the US for the past five years. The selected candidate cannot have left the country for longer than 90 consecutive days and no more than 180 cumulative days.
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.
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.