Systems Administrator SkillBridge Internship

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Category
Interns
Locations
Reston, Virginia
Redmond, Washington

REQ#: RQ72077

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Pipeline

GDIT’s SkillBridge Internship Program is an approved SkillBridge Program under Dept. of Defense Instruction 1322.29. Any rank, enlisted or officer, may apply for SkillBridge. SkillBridge participants are not eligible for compensation from GDIT, as they continue to receive military compensation and benefits as active-duty service members. A SkillBridge Internship is an opportunity for service members to gain valuable civilian work experience through specific industry training and through individual internships during the last 180 days of military service. Your unit Commander must authorize participation in GDIT’s SkillBridge Internship Program prior to start of internship.

We are in the business of finding and providing IT solutions to our government customers. Our program is designed for those with an interest in the continued support of our country with a desire to learn civilian skills. It will give you a chance to experience civilian life at GDIT first-hand. You will have real responsibilities and work alongside experienced leaders and other smart, motivated people. This program will help you develop best in class skills while working on mission critical work. Continue your mission to serve with General Dynamics Information Technology.

GDIT is looking for Systems Administrators that holds TS/SCI with Poly clearance for positions located in Reston, VA or Redmond, WA. GDIT has partnered with Microsoft in support of Microsoft's Government Cloud Collaboration Center (GC3) that provides end-to-end operational support for the Azure core and Office365 platform. Operational support is comprised of three teams: Livesite, Network Management, and Customer Reported Incidents. These teams span across various product groups, including Azure, Active Directory (AAD), and Office365.

Essential Job Functions:
 

  • Demonstrated experience diagnosing/debugging faults in complex services or distributed systems
  • Working knowledge of enterprise network gear including routers, switches, and load balancers
  • Working knowledge of enterprise routing protocols and IP subnetting
  • Experience using common diagnostic tools like Netmon, WinDBG, and Wireshark
  • Experience with PowerShell, SQL, and Python scripting
  • Able to diagnose and mitigate faults
  • Able to identify and drive recovery levers with feature teams
  • Able to communicate effectively through written and oral English
  • Able to interact with external customers & partners on behalf of Microsoft
  • Ability to perform work under continuous deadline pressure


Positions are available at the following three levels:

Systems Administrator I

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a similar field or equivalent combination of IT training and practical IT experience
  • Must hold active TS/SCI with Poly
  • Must be open to shift work as 24/7 support is needed

Systems Administrator II

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a similar field or equivalent combination of IT training and practical IT experience
  • 2+ years of experience diagnosing/debugging faults in complex online services
  • Demonstrated ability to identify and script automatable problems
  • Must hold active TS/SCI with Poly
  • Must be open to shift work as 24/7 support is needed

Systems Administrator Lead
 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a similar field or equivalent combination of IT training and practical IT experience
  • 6+ years of experience diagnosing/debugging faults in complex online services
  • Demonstrated ability to identify and script automatable problems
  • Demonstrated ability to lead teams while performing on-shift individual contributor work
  • Must hold active TS/SCI with Poly
  • Must be open to shift work as 24/7 support is needed

GDIT SkillBridge Minimum Requirements:

·       Currently serving on Active Duty in the U.S. Armed Forces

·       Service member must have completed at least 180 days on active duty

·       Be expected to be discharged or released from active duty within 180 days of starting their internship

·       Will receive an honorable discharge

·       Has taken any service TAPS/TGPS

·       Received Unit Commander approval to participate in DoD SkillBridge

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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.