Storage Administrator - TS/SCI w. CI Poly

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Systems Administration
Annapolis Junction, Maryland

REQ#: RQ94004

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular
  • Install operate and maintain network and storage appliances
  • Install patches and perform system updates
  • Manage storage allocation space, and replication strategies
  • Analyze and resolve problems related to storage systems and network storage solutions
  • Troubleshoot and restore complex storage problems across the enterprise related to replication strategies and storage strategies across wide area networks
  • Provide recommendations on storage upgrades and supports project integration as required
  • Manages the functionality and efficiency of a group of computers running on one or more operating systems
  • Understands and applies more advanced concepts and processes to daily activities
  • Assists more senior level technicians, specialists, and managers in their activities.
  • Recover data when required

Required Skills/Qualifications/Certifications:

  • 8570 IAT Level II Certification required
  • Active TS/SCI clearance and ability to obtain and maintain a CI polygraph
  • Ability to set policy-based backup schedules using vSphere tags, or other criteria for backup schedule.
  • Familiarity with Cohesity/Rubrik/NetBackup backup service. Understanding of VMware and database servers (e.g. SQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL). Familiarity with Cohesity/Rubrik/NetBackup backup services. Understanding of restoral capabilities, single file, or whole server.
  • Knowledge of Dell EMC Power Store arrays. Ability to configure LUNs, share to specific hosts, configure SAN fabric switches, monitor performance and capacity on the array, and at the LUN level. 
  • Understanding of VMware datastores and ability to monitor storage v-motion across storage objects. 
  • Understanding of thin and thick provisioning, both at the array and datastore level. De-provisioning of storage and fabric configurations.
  • Knowledge of NetApp filers, as well as Storage Grid object storage.
  • Understanding of creating volumes, enabling SMB or NFS protocols. Ability to configure DFS namespaces to map to SMB storage targets. Understanding of object storage, and configuration of storage grid.
  • Understanding of multi-protocol access to the same volume (NFS and SMB), as well as understanding of the NTFS access control methods.


Education/Experience Requirement:


  • High School Diploma + 8 years of relevant experience
  • Associates Degree + 6 years of relevant experience
  • Bachelors Degree + 4 years of relevant experience
  • Masters Degree + 2 years of relevant experience
  • PhD + 0 years of relevant experience

Security Clearance:

  • Active TS/SCI clearance and ability to obtain and maintain a CI polygraph

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.