Systems Administrator III (secret) - Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, AK

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
SCA
Location
Joint Base Elmendorf Richardson, Alaska

REQ#: RQ47080

Travel Required: 50-75%
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is currently interviewing candidates for a System Administrator III. The position is located at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in Alaska.
 

The System Administrator III provides installation, maintenance and troubleshooting support of information systems applications and related peripheral hardware.  Additional responsibilities include:

Monitors and responds to hardware and software problems utilizing a variety of hardware and software testing tools and techniques in support of F-22 IMIS.  Installs and configures applications software and related hardware (such as desktops, servers, and related peripherals like printers, scanners, drives, monitors and video teleconferencing hardware).  Provides software and system troubleshooting and support. Provides technical support and training to end-users.  May provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced technicians.  Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.  Participates in special projects as required.

In addition:

  • System backup and recovery  
  • Potential for substantial travel.  Company paid with per diem. 
  • Ability to lift 40lbs, for example; computer equipment. 
  • Ability to attend and lead meetings with ranking military and contract personnel. 
  • Strong customer service and mission focused. 
  • Adequate medical health for deploying to austere locations where specialized medications or treatments may not be available.

Education:

  • BS/BA Preferred.  Associates' Degree in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience is acceptable.

Certification:

  • Current CompTIA Security+CE or higher is required.

Skills and experience:

  • 5-8 years of directly related experience supporting information systems operations.   
  • UNIX operating system experience required.  
  • Oracle Database Administration or related database experience required.
  • Ethernet/IP networking required.
  • Shell Scripting experience desired.
  • Understanding and using ZFS. 
  • Self Motivated.  
  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking.
  • Strong verbal and written communication. 
  • Detail oriented. 
  • Windows System Administration helpful but not necessary.


Requirement:

  • Current SECRET security clearance (PR within the last 5 years) with the ability
  • Obtain a Special Access Program (SAP) clearance. 
  • Potential for worldwide deployment to an austere location, on short notice, for an undetermined time period.
  • Wearing of Mission-Oriented Protective Posture (MOPP) gear and Individual Protective Equipment (IPE—helmet, flak vest, etc.) when directed during deployments and exercises.
  • Work hours consisting of more than 8 hours and different shifts, both when deployed or participating in exercises.
     

Medical, Dental, Immunization, and/or Psychological assessment reference HR-PRO-700E, International Assignment - Medical Assessment, Fitness for Duty.

Shall maintain medical and physical fitness sufficient to endure rigors of deployment in support of a military operation.

Shall meet training requirements equivalent to military members prior to deployments and training exercises.

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.