Systems Administrator - Servers - TS/SCI with Poly

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Systems Administration
Annapolis Junction, Maryland

REQ#: RQ46190

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Job Description Summary:

Eagle Alliance is seeking a Systems Administrator - Servers to support customer activities at Annapolis Junction, MD.


In this role, your typical responsibilities will include:


·         Attend technical meetings with other internal disciplines to assist with design efforts specific to data center deployments

·         Participate in collaboration / technology discussions with vendors   

·         Conduct site surveys and data center spot checks to verify activity lights and well-being of the environment

·         Submit PSCs (power space cooling) request, ICT (infrastructure change tickets) and MRMs (machine room management) forms

·         Install / Configure Windows servers, Linux servers / ESXI servers

·         Hardware support for Dell, HP and Oracle servers   

·         Deploy and decommission virtual servers

·         At times install, maintain and trouble shoot physical layer one related items

·         Administer, maintain, monitor and troubleshoot IT data center related equipment onsite and in lab (servers, network switches)

·         Administer and maintain power distribution units (PDUs) of various sizes and output (e.g. L6/30 – L21/30 - rack mounted)

·         Follow industry standards and best practices for all data center deployments

·         Perform IT hardware decommissions within the data center

·         Document all deployed IT data center equipment via internal database

·         Communicate with disposition team when performing decommissions

·         Become familiar with and utilize our internal ticketing system for all data center deployments

·         Monitor internal ticketing queue for new install and break-fix support tickets  

·         Create material orders and communicate with warehouse


Skills / Experience:

·         Comprehensive knowledge of Unix / Linux

·         Comprehensive knowledge of  principles, methods, standards and techniques utilized in our Customers environment

·         Comprehensive knowledge of cable test equipment -copper cable testers, fiber OTDRs / power meters and electrical testers

·         Working knowledge of date center type equipment (servers, network switches)

·         Working knowledge of electrical principles and components

·         Computer-literate

·         Familiar with design drawing software (Visio) (not required, can be on-the-job training)


Required Qualifications and Certifications:

·         High School Diploma/GED with 6 years of related experience, or Associate's Degree with 4 years of experience, or Bachelor's Degree with 2 years of experience

·         DOD approved certifications ( Security+)

·         TS/SCI with Poly required


·         Position may require lifting of objects in excess of 50lbs (e.g. IT Hardware), reaching/bending/kneeling and other moderately strenuous activity

·         Position may require the use of power tools and ladders

·         Position may require work to be performed after core hours in support of planned outages and break-fix situations

·         Other duties as assigned – at times direction will be provided by other subject matter experts

·         Obtain passport

·         Travel will be 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.