Senior Virtualization/Windows Administrator

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Category
Systems Administration
Location
Fort Meade, Maryland

REQ#: RQ114426

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. We stay at the forefront of innovation to solve complex technical challenges. 

GDIT is your place. Make it your own by discovering new ways to securely and expertly apply the latest technology. Own your opportunity at GDIT and you’ll be a meaningful part of improving how agencies operate. Our work depends on Senior Virtualization/Windows Administrator joining our team to support one of our Maryland customers.

Collaborating with the customer and other teams to solve challenges. Maintains an organization's computer systems' workflows and is responsible for the upkeep, configuration and reliable operation of computer systems, including fixing 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 system-wide software.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide training/assistance to local technicians on course deployment and deployed sites
  • Manages IT system infrastructure and any processes related to these systems
  • Provide support to IT systems including: day-to-day operations, monitoring and problem resolution for all of the client problems
  • Provide second level problem identification, diagnosis and resolution of problems
  • Provide support for the dispatch system and hardware problems and remain involved in the resolution process

WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

  • Experience with configuring and deploying various virtualization technologies
  • Must be well versed in Windows system administration and experience providing Tiers 1-3 help desk support

  • VMWare (vSphere 6.x., ESXi, or vCenter)
  • Master's degree and 4 years’ experience, Bachelor's Degree and 6 years’ experience, Associate's Degree and 10 years’ experience, or High School Grad and 12 years’ experience in System Administration
  •  One of the following DoD approved certifications is required to meet the category/level IAT-2 (DoD 8570) requirement for this position. Security+, GSEC, SSCP, CCNA-Security, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), CASP, GSIH, or GCED
  • Must possess an ACTIVE TS/SCI CLEARANCE with POLYGRAPH

DESIRED SKILLS:

  • Linux, and Storage is highly desired
  • Networking (Cisco/Brocade) is a plus

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.