GDIT is seeking a Data Center Operations Engineer to provide support on our Cloud Support contract in Reston, VA. Due to the nature of work this role entails, telecommuting is not allowed and will require the employee to report full-time onsite.
Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Manage troubleshooting and resolve critical technical issues within the datacenter
Install and maintain switches, routers, and other large scale networking gear
Configure and troubleshoot Linux OS-related issues
Participate in on-call rotation to get to the datacenter during off hours
Participate in disaster recovery mock drills and procedures
Active Top Secret security clearance with eligibility for SCI AND the ability to be upgraded to TS/SCI
Able to obtain a DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification within 60 days from start of employment
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Network Engineering, a related technical field, OR equivalent experience in lieu of degree
3-5 years of experience in working with computer systems and computer networks, specifically with the Linux operating system
Ability to do physical work (lift computer servers, network switches, etc.)
Able to report onsite as indicated above
Active TS/SCI Clearance
DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification
Experience with field-based work in POPs and datacenters
Experience in troubleshooting OS, network equipment, and software
Experience troubleshooting hardware or network related issues using Linux-based tools
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