System Administrator

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Systems Administration
Tampa, Florida

REQ#: RQ87658

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: SSBI (T5)
Requisition Type: Regular

We are seeking a System Administrator on site at MacDill Air Force Base, FL. To be considered, candidates MUST HAVE an active TS/SCI.

Experience Requirements:

A minimum of four years of related experience as a Systems Administrator or eight years supporting complex end user desktop and mobile device support

The position requirements vary depending on system complexity, the types of operating and network systems being supported, and the size of the organization. A background in the specific types of hardware and software systems used by the Government is required.

Systems Administrators must possess strong problem-solving, analytical and communication skills, in addition to in-depth technical knowledge of the Government’s systems’ hardware and software.

Systems Administrators monitor and control one or more mid-range application servers. This position studies program operating instructions to determine equipment setup and operations.

Systems Administrators continuously observes the operation of assigned applications and storage devices to monitor system operation and determines the point of hardware or software failure. This position manipulates systems in accordance with standard procedures to continue operations when individual units of a system malfunction.

Systems Administrators confer with software systems engineering or applications programming personnel in the event that errors require a change of instructions or sequences of operations. Systems Administrators maintains operating records such as machine performance and production reports.

Systems Administrators perform tier one and two network support in accordance with the SIE OPORD.

Typical duties include:

  • Installing operating system software, patches, and upgrades

  • Analyzing, troubleshooting and resolving system hardware, software, and networking issues

  • Configuring, optimizing, fine-tuning, and monitoring operating system software and hardware

  • Performing system backups and recovery

  • Conducting server builds

  • Complete troubleshooting issues related to Horizon VDI components

  • Develop and maintain Standard Operating Procedures for VDI Environment

  • Provide Systems Administrator support to systems hosting complex operational databases, software configuration control, and system interfaces for computer systems

  • Maintains file servers, network access; documents, analyzes and troubleshoots systems anomalies to ensure optimum equipment performance

Education Requirements:

Associate degree. Significant relevant experience will be considered in lieu of formal education.


Certification Requirements:

DoDD 8570.01-M IAT II *


MCSA relevant to the candidates work area OR

VMware Certified Associate (VCA) OR

Microsoft Certified Associate relevant to work area OR

AWS Sys Ops Administrator Associate OR

Nutanix Certified Professional OR

Microsoft Project 2013 Inside and Out OR


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.