Sr Systems Administrator - TS/SCI - Springfield, VA

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
Systems Administration
Location
Springfield, Virginia

REQ#: RQ135152

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

Check out this great opportunity to join one of GDIT’s fastest long-standing growing programs!  US Battlefield Information Collection and Exploitation Systems eXtended (US BICES-X) is a cutting-edge program supporting DoD intelligence information sharing on current and emerging global threats to mission and coalition partners and emerging nations. With an internationally dispersed team supporting each combatant command, the US BICES-X team is in direct support of the war fighter and their missions. We are seeking a creative and driven professional with a passion for solving real world issues on a cross-functional, fast paced team.  We are seeking a Systems Administrator that can work independently – please read below!

Candidate will join a dedicated team of Systems professionals that operate and maintain US BICES Systems environment. Team responsible a wide variety of technologies and manufacturer hardware.

Responsibilities but not limited to:

  • Manages the functionality and efficiency of a group of computers running on one or more operating systems.
  • Maintains the integrity and security of systems.
  • As required, supports users with completing requests for deployment of new services.
  • Maintains system documentation
  • Provides desk side support to 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.
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.
  • Participates in special projects as required.
  • Adheres to the principles, methods, and techniques used in system administration and support.
  • Maintains/enhances knowledge of related hardware and software.
  • May require professional certification in one or more specific technologies, depending on job assignment.
  • Will occasionally be required to perform networks, DTS, information assurance and logistics duties.
  • May be required to work outside of “normal” work hours to include weekends and holidays.
  • May be required to support operations in austere and/or remote locations.

Education Required 

Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical

Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of directly related experience in systems administration and analysis
  • Must possess and maintain a TS/SCI Security Clearance.
  • Must demonstrate knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in system administration and support
  • Experience with user, administrative and service account creation, and management.
  • Experience with Server STIGs, patching, Tenable, ACAS, SCCM, and IAVA vulnerabilities.
  • Experience with Group Policy, and Windows PowerShell.
  • Experience with Multiple OS’ and Scripting Languages
  • Must demonstrate comprehensive knowledge of related hardware and software
  • Must meet 8570.1 IAT Level 2 certification requirements
  • May require professional certification in one or more specific technologies, depending on job assignment
  • Will require travel

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with the principles, methods, and techniques used in Microsoft Server 2016 administration, troubleshooting and support.
  • Experience with Server STIGs, patching, testing, security controls, Tenable, ACAS, SCCM/WSUS, and IAVA vulnerabilities.
  • Experience with Active Directory, Group Policy, and Windows PowerShell.
  • Experience with, Exchange, SharePoint, SQL, and Chat technologies.
  • Experience with VMWare vCenter, VMware Horizon VDI, and other virtualization technologies.
  • Experience with managing, monitoring, and responding to key server infrastructure alerts.

Windows 10 Certification within 90 days


About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.