Systems Administrator, Senior - TS/SCI clearance required

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Category
Systems Administration
Location
Newington, Virginia

REQ#: RQ134716

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 that’s important.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day.

We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a Senior Systems Administrator joining our team to support client activities in Newington, VA.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Senior Systems Administrator supporting you will be trusted to provide technical support. In this role, a typical day will include:

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING:

  • Provide technical support in the management of networks, software, hardware, configurations, and architectures

  • Troubleshoots moderately complex system hardware and software issues

  • Trains end users on the proper use of hardware and software

  • Performs software installations and upgrades to operating systems and layered software packages

  • Monitors and tunes systems to achieve optimum performance levels

  • Ensures workstation/server data integrity by implementing standard software and hardware solutions

  • Ensure data/media recoverability by following a schedule of system backups and database archive operations

  • Conducts hardware and software audits of workstations and servers to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines

  • Ensures that performance and security of computers meet the needs of network users

  • May evaluate existing systems and assist with planning long-term strategies

  • May coach and provide guidance to less-experienced professionals

  • May serve as a team or task lead

WHAT YOU WILL NEED:

  • 5+ years of systems administration experience with Active Directory, Microsoft Windows OS

  • BS/BA degree or equivalent work experience

  • DoD IAT Level II Certification, such as Security + CE is required

  • Must have a current/active TS/SCI clearance

  • ITIL v3/ ITIL v4 Certification is preferred

WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:

  • 401K with company match

  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career

  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators

  • Ability to make a real impact on the world around you

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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.