Systems Administrator Senior - TS/SCI - Bagram, Afghanistan

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Category
Systems Administration
Location
Bagram, Afghanistan

REQ#: RQ60397

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

Systems Administrator Senior
TS/SCI
Bagram, Afghanistan

Please take this opportunity to join one of GDIT’s fastest long-standing growing programs!  US Battlefield Information Collection and Exploitation System extended (US BICES-X) is a cutting edge program supporting DoD intelligence information sharing on current and emerging global threats to mission and coalition partners and emerging nations. With an internationally dispersed team supporting each combatant command, the US BICES-X team is in direct support of the war fighter and their missions. We are seeking a creative and driven professional with a passion for solving real world issues on a cross-functional, fast paced team. 

Responsibilities:

  • Perform systems administration of desktop and server systems connected to local and wide area networks
  • Provide support to IT systems including day-to-day operations, monitoring and problem resolution for all of the client/server/storage/network devices, etc
  • Provide Tier 1 & tier 2 problem identification, diagnosis and potential resolution of problem
  • Provide support for the escalation and communication of status to agency management and customers
  • Manage Windows operating systems, to include VMware Servers
  • Isolate and resolve hardware and software problems involving the applications, the operating system, the hardware, the communications infrastructure, or any combination thereof or escalate to next level solver group
  • Troubleshoot, maintain integrity and configure network components along with implementing operating systems enhancements to improve reliability and performance
  • Provide user support for system and application issues
  • Provides advice and training to end-users
  • Maintain current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned
  • Participate in special projects as required.​

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience required.
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent work experience.
  • Must possess and maintain a Top Secret/SCI Clearance
  • In support of the requirement, the employee must have and maintain the CompTIA Security+ CE Certification. The CompTIA Security+ CE Certification is the preferred certification. Also acceptable are alternative certifications.
  • The work environment is fast paced and requires the ability to work on multiple projects at once and the ability to reprioritize based on customer needs.
  • This position will be required to complete a deployment to an austere location worldwide.
  • Must be able to pass all pre-deployment medical requirements (medical, dental, and psychological) and be able to obtain all required immunizations deemed necessary to be medically cleared by the USCENTCOM Clinic, or third party vendor, within a reasonable time period, as determined at the sole discretion of the company.

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience with maintaining information system compliance with DISA security policies and procedures (STIGs, IAVAs etc)
  • Experience with Microsoft scripting technologies (Powershell, vBscript etc.)
  • Experience with NetApp storage Experience administering Microsoft Active Directory environments with an emphasis in the following areas: Windows Server 2008, 2012, 2016; Microsoft Exchange 2010, 2016; Windows SharePoint 2013, 2016; Microsoft SQL 2012, 2014, 2016; Group policy deployment and design; DNS configuration; Patching and Windows update deployment; Software deployment / upgrades; Windows 10 operating system maintenance and deployments
  • Microsoft MCSA 2012/16, MCSE 2012/16, MCITP-EA.  Additional specific certifications may be required.

The work is typically performed in an office environment, which requires normal safety precautions; work may require some physical effort in the handling of light materials, boxes or equipment.

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.