Systems Administrator - MDM / Mobile Device Management - Active Top Secret required

Clearance Level
Top Secret
Systems Engineering
Washington, District of Columbia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success


Device Management

Mobile Device Management (MDM)

REQ#: RQ141781
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to serve as a critical component of our nation’s safety and security. Make an impact by using your expertise to protect our country from threats.

Job Description

Systems Administrator – Mobile Device Management/MDM – Active Top Secret Required

Seize your opportunity to make a personal impact as a SYSTEMS Administrator with GDIT. A career in systems administration means connecting and enhancing the systems that matter most. You will ensure that Mobile Device Management systems are functioning properly and securely across the enterprise. At GDIT you’ll be at the forefront of innovation and play a meaningful part in improving how agencies operate.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Systems Administrator, you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a Systems Administrator joining our team to bring professionalism and initiative to a fast-paced environment that offers extensive options for training, certification, and career advancement. When we succeed, you succeed and together our best becomes better.


  • Design, deploy, integrate and maintain Mobile Device Management (MDM) systems. 

  • Configure and maintain complex on-premise messaging platforms.

  • Familiarity with designing, deploying, and maintaining MDM systems such as Airwatch / Workspace ONE. 

  • Familiarity with hardware load balancing platforms, such as F5 BigIP, desired. 

  • Define and work with user groups and device profiles in Airwatch / Workspace ONE. 

  • Configure and upgrade Airwatch / Workspace ONE databases. 

  • Review and troubleshoot log files to ensure optimal performance and resolve issues. 

  • Work with iPhone mobile device management features to secure and manage iPhones across an enterprise of 10,000 users. 

  • Work with the Apple Device Enrollment Program (DEP) to deliver mobile device provisioning, deployment, and support. 

  • Configure and deploy user certificates to mobile devices for encryption and authentication. 

  • Provide guidance on best practices surrounding mobile device management. 

  • Monitor and control mobile devices and provide with metrics that illuminate efficiencies or opportunities for growth. 

  • Work with VMware representatives and vendors to resolve issues, perform upgrades, and learn about new features. 

  • Acts as liaison to external and internal partners.


  • Education: BS in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Mathematics, or other related scientific or technical discipline required.  MS in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or other related disciplines preferred.

  • Required Experience: 3 – 8 years of relevant experience supporting projects of similar size, scope and complexity. VMWare management/ administration experience. Relevant experience can be substituted for education.

  • Required Technical Skills: DoD 8140 compliance.

  • Security Clearance Level: Active Top Secret Required. T5 or T5R completed within the last 5 years is required

  • Required Skills and Abilities: Highly motivated, self-starters with great communications skills.

  • Preferred Skills: Professional certifications in Airwatch/Workspace ONE.

  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia; limited telework may be available.


  • Partial-flex work week to own your priorities at work and at home

  • 401K with company match

  • Comprehensive health and wellness packages

  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career

  • Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications

  • Cutting-edge technology you can learn from

  • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays


Work Requirements
Years of Experience

4 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree

Travel Required


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.