System Administrator Advisor

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Category
Systems Administration
Location
Newington, Virginia

REQ#: RQ69695

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Develops technical solutions for the management of networks, software, hardware, configurations, and architectures. Provides interpretation to systems matters that are moderately complex in nature.

Provides troubleshooting support for system hardware and software issues that are highly complex in scope.

Trains end users on the proper use of hardware and software. May train large groups of end users.

Performs advance software installations and upgrades to operating systems and layered software packages.

Applies advanced knowledge in monitoring and tuning the system to achieve optimum performance levels.

Provides guidance to less experienced personnel on workstation/server data integrity by implementing standard software and hardware solutions.

Leads data/media recoverability by following a schedule of system backups and database archive operations.

Conducts advanced to complex hardware and software audits of workstations and servers to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines.

Ensures that performance and security of computers meet the needs of network users. Uses extensive independent judgement and is unsupervised.

Recognized subject matter expert in job area typically through advanced education and work experience. Manages large projects with limited oversight from manager.

Evaluates and assesses existing systems and plans long-term strategies.

May coach and review the work of less-experienced professionals.

May serve as a team or task leader. (Not a people manager)

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 8+ years of experience

  • 8-10 years of directly related experience in systems administration and analysis.

  • Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)Certification or equivalent required

  • ITIL v3 Certification preferred

  • DoDI 8570.01m Certification required

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.