Sharepoint Administrator – Secret (TS/SCI strongly preferred) – Kuwait

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
Systems Administration
Location
Kuwait City, Kuwait

REQ#: RQ75739 Sharepoint Administrator – Secret (TS/SCI strongly preferred) – Kuwait (Open)

Travel Required: 25-50%
Requisition Type: Regular
Job Description

Sharepoint Administrator

Secret (TS/SCI strongly preferred)

Kuwait

Check out this great opportunity to join one of GDIT’s fastest long-standing growing programs!  US Battlefield Information Collection and Exploitation Systems 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.  We are seeking a SharePoint Site Administrator that is able to work independently and is familiar with the DoD Intel community, US Special Operations Forces (SOF) or US BICES-X community – please read below!

Responsibilities:

  • In conjunction with local customer develop, maintain, support and build upon our internal SharePoint environment to facilitate information sharing and knowledge management requirements.
  • Assist customers with developing workflows that effectively utilize US BICES services to meet their mission requirements.
  • Train customers, US BICES Trainers and Knowledge Management staff on SharePoint site utilization and information flows.
  • Monitor SharePoint site utilization and security. Work with US BICES SharePoint, Systems and Cyber Security Engineers to maintain site availability and security.
  • Work with US BICES SharePoint Site Administrators and Knowledge Managers to ensure US BICES sites are developed using a common format and appearance.
  • Maintain site documentation and develop standard operating procedures (SOPs) for site use and maintenance.
  • Part of a team with personnel located throughout Southwest Asia (SWA).  Will be required to support customers at local and remote sites.
  • Interact with users and US BICES Engineering Team to evaluate vendor products.
  • Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources.
  • As required develop and implement testing strategies and document results.
  • Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced staff members.
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.
  • Participates in special projects as required.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in SharePoint site administration and support.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of related hardware and software.
  • May require professional certification in one or more specific technologies, depending on job assignment.
  • Will occasionally be required to perform networks, DTS, information assurance and logistics duties.

Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience.
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent work experience.
  • Must possess and maintain a US Secret Security Clearance, TS/SCI preferred
  • Candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a visa based on the country requirements.
  • SPECIAL REQUIREMENT:  This position requires eligibility to obtain a Kuwaiti Work Permit.  Effective January 1, 2021, Kuwait will not issue a Work Permit to an individual who is 60 years of age or older and has only a high school education.
  • Experience supporting multinational customers.
  • Experience operating in deployed environments. 
  • Must be able to pass requirements necessary to be medically cleared by the USCENTCOM Clinic or a third party vendor, within a reasonable time period, as determined at the sole discretion of the customer.  This includes meeting medical, dental, and psychological requirements, being able to obtain all required immunizations, and not being in a high risk status for COVID-19 as defined by the customer.
  • Must possess a valid US passport and US driver’s license.
  • Additional specific certifications may be required, depending on job assignment. 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Desired certifications: Security + and/or Certified Knowledge Manager.
  • Must obtain ITIL V3 or V4 Foundation within six months of hire.
  • Selected candidate must be willing to travel throughout the Middle East.  Travel may be via commercial or military transport. Modes of transport include, but are not limited to; car, truck, armored vehicle, fixed and rotary wing aircraft.
  • Additional specific certifications may be required, depending on job assignment. 
  • This position may be required to complete short-term deployments to austere locations worldwide. Candidate will be expected to live alongside deployed military personnel in military provided accommodation.  Housing options include, but are not limited to; open bay tents and multi-personnel containerized housing units “CHUs”.
  • This position is supporting a fluid military missions. You may be required to relocate (temporarily or permanently) to different operating locations within the CENTCOM AOR.
  • The work is typically performed at client site locations, which requires proper safety precautions; work may require some physical effort in the handling of light materials, boxes or equipment.

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. 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.

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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.