COM-F III Journeyman System Administrator (secret) – Scott Air Force Base , IL

Clearance Level
Systems Administration
Scott AFB, Illinois

REQ#: RQ61171

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) is currently seeking a Journeyman (mid-level) System Administrator for the Communications, Operations & Maintenance Functions Third Iteration (COM-F III) at Scott AFB, IL.  The selected candidate must have an active government security clearance, per contract requirements (Clearance Level:  Secret).  COM-F III provides operations and maintenance services in support of HQ AMC/A6 mission needs supporting the operational functionality and readiness of systems, infrastructure, and IT support services.  Provides system administration services ensuring the systems hardware, operating systems, software systems, and related procedures adhere to customer approved production configurations, government system availability, and reliability standards.  Is part of a 24/7/365 system administration team that monitors and supports the computer processing activities to verify integrity and availability of all hardware, interfaces, server resources, systems, and key processes.

So what is required of a Journeyman System Administrator on a day-to-day basis?

  • Maintains smooth operation of multi-user computer systems, including coordination with network engineers.
  • Sets up administrator and service accounts, maintains system documentation, tunes system performance, installs system-wide software, and allocates mass storage space.  Interacts with users and evaluates vendor products.
  • Makes recommendations to purchase hardware and software, coordinates installation, and provides backup recovery.
  • Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources.


Active DOD Secret Clearance

CompTIA Security+ Certification


  • BS or equivalent + two years related experience, or MS + 0 years experience
  • Experience with XSG Virtual Servers, RHEL 6.8, Windows 200x Active Directory, Virtual Servers, Load Balancing, and DOD experience

Added Plus if you also have experience with:

  • BMC Remedy
  • General knowledge of scripting languages
  • NetIQ monitoring

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.