Systems / SharePoint Administrator secret clearance required

Clearance Level
Systems Administration
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania

REQ#: RQ46382

Travel Required: Less than 10%

Systems / SharePoint Administrator


Systems Administration

  • Analyzing system logs and identifying potential issues with computer systems.
  • Applying operating system updates, patches, and configuration changes.
  • Installing and configuring new hardware and software.
  • Adding, removing, or updating user account information, resetting passwords, etc.
  • Answering technical queries and assisting users.
  • Responsibility for security.
  • Responsibility for documenting the configuration of the system.
  • Troubleshooting any reported problems.
  • System performance tuning.
  • Ensuring that the network infrastructure is up and running.
  • Configuring, adding, and deleting file systems.
  • Ensuring parity between dev, test and production environments.
  • Training users
  • Plan and manage the machine room environment

SharePoint Administration

  • Monitors SharePoint software for any glitches or problems.
  • Troubleshoots issues promptly.
  • Oversees activity pertaining to the maintenance of SharePoint.
  • Manages and revises the layout of the site.
  • Customizes SharePoint site for company purposes.
  • Analyzes daily user activity on SharePoint.
  • Maintains records of SharePoint updates, maintenance, and activity.
  • Reports to company management with updates and information about SharePoint use.
  • Provides technical support for SharePoint users.
  • Addresses questions or concerns from business owners or directors regarding the function of the software.
  • Keeps apprised of Microsoft updates to SharePoint software.
  • Applies updates to company’s edition of SharePoint as necessary.
  • Maintains SharePoint firewalls and security.
  • Holds training and informational sessions to teach employees how to use SharePoint.
  • Consults with management to devise the most useful ways to apply SharePoint to a business’s goals.

Required Core Skills

SharePoint integrates with several core Microsoft products, so Administrators should be familiar with at least the following:

  • SQL Server, Power BI, PowerShell, Office 365

Education and Experience

  • Prefer BS/BA in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field and five (5) years’ experience.
  • Previous experience working with SharePoint and as a Systems Admin is required.
  • Must have a Secret Clearance
  • Must be DoD 8570 IA Compliant and hold one of the following baseline certifications:
    • IA baseline:     Security+ CE
    • CE baseline:    Microsoft Windows Server Administrator Certification or equivalent Microsoft server Certification (Acceptable substitutes: Cisco Certified Network Associate-Security (CCNA-Security), System Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP), Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) or GIAC Global Industrial Cyber Security Professional (GICSP)
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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.