Junior Systems Administrator

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Systems Engineering
Arlington, Virginia

REQ#: RQ93237

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

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 thats important.

Our work depends on a Junior Systems Administrator joining our team to support JSP-ETM activities at the Pentagon.


Troubleshoot accounts for users and applications.  Monitor and troubleshoot performance monitoring tools.  Manage COTS products and coordinate with senior engineers.

  • Administers various EMS applications that supports Engineering, Operations, and Security departments.

  • Provides application maintenance patching, pilot testing, software upgrades, and deployment support of new software baselines for the Production environment.

  • Serves as a liaison with clients, participating in meetings to ensure client needs are met.

  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

  • Participates in special projects as required.

  • Competent to work at a technical level on all phases of application administration activities.

  • Excellent communication skills; shows tact, effective listening skills and follow through.

  • Excellent attention to detail.

  • Develops and maintain documentation such as SOPs on existing and new applications.


Certification, technical training or work / military experience; commensurate with an Associates Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline.


  • Active Security+ CE Certification (or higher) at time of hire.

  • Computational certification (similar to Network+).


3+ years of experience in systems engineering, administration, and analysis.

Working knowledge and hands-on experience with:

  • Open LDAP

  • RSA SecurID

  • Red Hat Linux, and Microsoft Windows Server 2016/2020 operating systems

  • Single Sign On (SSO) Portal tool integration and administration

  • VMWare / Hypervisor

  • Remedy Ticketing System

Security Clearance

  • Active Top Secret clearance at the time of hire (with eligible for SCI Security Clearance)

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.