We are GDIT. We build cutting-edge applications for the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. Bring your creativity to help us find solutions to complex problems and play an essential part in preparing our nation for the future.
GDIT Technical Shared Services (TSS) has an opportunity for a Sr. Systems Engineer working with a large line of business within GDIT currently supporting the Defense Information Service Agency (DISA) in the DC Metro area. We are seeking energetic, talented individuals that have a desire to help transform customer requirements supporting the DISA Enterprise Identity, Credential and Access Management (ICAM) contract.
In this role, a typical day will include the responsibilities below:
The Senior Systems Engineer organizes and directs the configuration and operation of information management systems.
Conducts capacity and performance analysis and provides system configuration change and upgrade recommendations.
Increases system engineer efficiency and accuracy via the use of automated tools and scripts, develops system engineer procedures, and conducts system engineer training and skills assessments.
Develops documentation for engineering from requirements and architectural designs, and diagrams.
Actively manages project risks and issues to close technical gaps in the project.
Manages the functionality and efficiency of a group of computers running on one or more operating systems.
Ensure data integrity by evaluating, proposing, implementing and managing software and hardware solutions.
Recommend and implement system enhancements that improved the performance, security, and reliability of the system.
BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 5+ years of Linux experience in an enterprise environment
Experience with containerization technologies (Docker + Kubernetes)
Strength in multitasking and prioritization in order to meet periodically changing deadlines
Self-starting and able to drive projects to completion in a fast moving environment
Solid communications skills
Able to create, discuss and explain technical documentation.
Extensive experience as a systems engineer/ administrator in a government environment, dealing with business critical, high availability systems.
Experience of designing and implementing highly available solutions.
Security + certification or 8570 equivalent.
DoD SECRET clearance.
Identity Management and Authentication/Authorization experience
Linux+ or equivalent certificate/experience
Experience developing coding/scripting to build required automation and tools (using Ansible, Ruby, Python, Bash, PowerShell, Java, etc.)
Experience with DevSecOps concepts, tools and automation skills
Familiarity with industry standard host based security systems (HBSS) and Assured Compliance Assessment Solutions (ACAS)
Mixed operating systems experience: (Linux, Windows)
Kubernetes or similar technology familiarity
Experience troubleshooting issues related to SAN and NAS storage
WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:
401K with company match
Customizable health benefits packages
Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you
Full-flex work week
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The likely salary range for this position is $120,000 - $180,000, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
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.