Systems Administrator Senior

Clearance Level
Systems Administration
Suffolk, Virginia

REQ#: RQ64306

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: SSBI (T5)
Requisition Type: Regular

General Duties:

  • Maintain Windows systems in a VMWare ESXi virtual environment (VMWare 6.x and VMWare Horizon 6.x); configure and troubleshoot virtualized system hardware and peripheral access issues.
  • Manage a Microsoft Active Directory environment and common services (DNS, email, file and print services) in configurations representative of DoD environments.
  • Implement DISA STIG (Security Technical Implementation Guide) requirements for Microsoft operating systems, services and roles (DNS, AD, etc.), and applications (MS Office).
  • Create, deploy and maintain standardized Windows 10 workstation images, via Windows Deployment Services (WDS) and System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM); create and manage domain accounts for large user communities in support of events.
  • Deploy system updates and patches utilizing Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM), Microsoft System Center Updates Publisher (SCUP), and Windows Software Update Services (WSUS).
  • Conduct daily system maintenance activities including log reviews and connectivity checks to maintain project infrastructures and systems in a in a ready-to-use state.
  • Physically install server, workstation and peripheral devices in equipment racks and user workspaces.
  • Occasionally travel in support of network events.

Preferred Skills:

  • Familiarity with DISA SCAP (Security Content Automation Protocol) tools in securing operating systems and applications
  • Familiarity with requirements of the Risk Management Framework (RMF)
  • Experience in virtualization (VMware 6.x) and VDI (VMWare Horizon 6.x)
  • Experience with DoD cyber operations (USCYBERCOM, Navy Fleet Cyber, etc.)

Required Education:

Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience. 

Required Qualifications:

  • Must have at least five (5) years of related experience working in maintaining and managing computer systems that are used to support multiple computer operations at the same time
  • Must have an active DoD Secret security clearance and be eligible for Top Secret
  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Certified DOD 8570.1-M IAT Level 2 (baseline and operating system certifications)

Work Location:  Joint Staff J6 Cyber, Engineering, and Operations Division, Suffolk, VA

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.