Systems Operations Specialist, with Polygraph

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Category
Systems Administration
Location
McLean, Virginia

REQ#: RQ98951

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 that we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a Systems Operations Specialist joining our team to support Government activities in McLean, VA.


At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Systems Operations Specialist supporting the customer, you will be trusted to execute multi-faced programs that support dynamic mission sets. In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Supporting engineering team functions
  • Administering, maintaining, and imaging servers
  • Supporting AWS/cloud migration and maintenance

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.
  • Minimum of 10 years related experience or relevant combination of education and experience.
  • Demonstrated experience with Windows Server 2012 and 2016
  • Demonstrated experience with AWS/C2S cloud migration
  • Demonstrated experience with administration, maintenance, and imaging of servers
  • Familiarity with Oracle databases, IBM, Microsoft applications
  • Familiarity with the assessment and authorization process
  • Security Clearance Level: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Project management experience
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
  • Familiarity with Sponsor’s mission needs and operations

WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU

  • Alignment to a mission-critical role that directly impacts the customer’s ability to effectively execute its mission.
  • Direct engagement with contractor leadership that centers upon career development/mobility, enhanced performance evaluation, and corporate information sharing & networking opportunities.
  • Placement on a dynamic team of talented professionals that organically fosters an environment of innovation, collaboration, and trust

Develops advanced technical solutions for the management of software, hardware, configurations, and architectures. Provides interpretation to systems matters that are highly complex in nature.

Provides troubleshooting support for system hardware and software issues that are highly difficult in scope.

Develops training materials for end user training on the proper use of hardware and software.

Develops implementation plans for basic software installations and upgrades to operating systems and layered software packages.

Advises less experienced personnel on the monitoring and tuning of systems to achieve optimum performance levels.

Advises less experienced personnel on workstation/server data integrity matters and the implementation of standard software and hardware solutions.

Leads complex data/media recoverability following a schedule of system backups and database archive operations.

Use advanced techniques in hardware and software audits of workstations and servers to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines.

Helps to develop performance and security plan for computer systems that meet the needs of network users. Provides guidance to less experienced personnel.

Recognized subject matter expert in job area typically through advanced education and work experience. Establishes operational plans. Manages large projects which will have medium to large impact on the company. Problems faced are difficult and often complex. Work performed is critical to the organization.

Uses advanced knowledge in evaluating and assessing existing network systems and planning long-term strategies.

May coach and review the work of less-experienced professionals.

May serve as a team or task leader. (Not a people manager)

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 10+ years of experience

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This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Florida, Montana, Tennessee, Texas, or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.

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.