Data Center Operator / System Technician - Night Shift

Clearance Level
Other
Category
Systems Administration
Location
Rensselaer, New York

REQ#: RQ92780

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important. 

GDIT Technology Shared Services (TSS) is your place! You make it your own by bringing your ideas and unique perspective to our culture. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you are helping us ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Data Center Operator supporting various health programs, you will be trusted to work on monitoring mainframe and mid-range systems as well as disaster recovery. This role will be in Rensselaer, NY. Training will be during the day for the first 1-2 months and then move to the night shift.

In this role, a typical day will include the responsibilities below:

  • Providing monitoring, installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting support of information systems, applications, and related peripheral hardware
  • Performing all required hourly and daily system checks in accordance with prescribed schedules
  • Keeping the task manager informed of any unusual conditions or problems encountered in the performance of daily duties
  • Monitoring of systems and networks within the HPCMP Enterprise utilizing Unix/Linux workstations. Windows systems may also be used in various tasks.
  • Using a variety of interactive tools and processes to determine the health of systems and networks by performing all required hourly and daily system checks in accordance with prescribed schedules
  • Generating trouble tickets for tier 2 and 3 support. May route calls to product line specialists, application, or system support specialists.
  • Maintaining and updating record and tracking databases.

Required qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent; AND
  • 1 or more years of related Enterprise IT experience
  • Willingness and Ability to work any overnight shift (7 PM - 7:30 AM)
  • Ability to obtain a Full BI background investigation clearance

Preferred qualifications:

  • 2 or more years of related experience with Mainframe applications (ZEEK, ZEBB, SA, CA and/or IBM products)
  • Past experience using and/or working on ATL (Automated Tape Libraries).
  • Experience working with tape media.

WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:

  • 401K with company match
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
  • Ability to make a real impact on the world around you

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Opportunity Owned

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.