Linux Systems Administrator

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success


Python (Programming Language)

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)

REQ#: RQ142670
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

This individual will have the opportunity to work independently to configure UNIX operating systems; local area networks and VME embedded computer environments. 

-Engineering responsibilities, design, development, installation, and
life cycle support for new and emerging technology.

-Utilize Special Technology for Engineering and Integration.

-Ability to use the newest emerging technology currently deploying on
subsurface platforms.


Top Secret Clearance

-RedHat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7 or later System Administrator (either experience or certification)

-Journeyman/Expert in coding languages Java, and C++

-CompTia Security+ certified
-Linux certified
-Experience with Python & Kafka/Spark
-Should possess knowledge of Sybase, C, C++, Qt, UNIX and real-time operating systems, MOTIF, X-Windows, UNIX System administration expertise, and the assembly level languages, as well as the hardware architecture, used in cryptologic carry-on systems
-Develops technical documentation to guide system users and to assist with the ongoing operation, maintenance, and development of systems

Desired Skills:
-Experience with using MySQL or another database software
-Experience/Knowledge on how to configure and use ACAS/NESSUS to perform
-Experience in answering Access Controls for the NIST 800-53 control list
This includes answering each control and its objectives in relation to the
vendor's system
-Experience and familiarity with the Navy accrediting authorities and what
they require

-Experience using coding repositories such as Mercurial/Git.

Bachelor's Degree in a technical field and seven (7) years of full-time
professional experience working as a Computer Systems Analyst, Computer
Programmer, and/or Computer Scientist.

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

7 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


CompTIA - A+ - CompTIA

Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

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.