Systems Administrator Advisor TS/SCI Required

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Systems Administration
Newington, Virginia

REQ#: RQ104929

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular


  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, and 8 years of Systems Administration experience. (The equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience can be substituted in lieu of degree)
  • Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST) Certification or equivalent required
  • ITIL v3 Certification preferred
  • DoD 8570 IAT II Certification required

Job Description

  • Maintains an organizations computer systems workflows and is responsible for the upkeep, configuration and reliable operation of computer systems, including the resolution of network issues along with updating equipment and software.
  • Creates and administers profiles and accounts and maintains systems documentation.
  • Tunes system performance for optimal conditions. Installs enterprise solutions.
  • Maintains the integrity and security of servers and systems.
  • Sets up administrator and service accounts.
  • Maintains system documentation 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.
  • May program in an administrative language.
  • Develops and implements testing strategies and document results.
  • Provides advice and training to end-users.
  • Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced staff members, and may have supervisory responsibilities.
  • May serve as a technical team or task leader.
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.
  • Participates in special projects as required.

    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.