Systems Administrator Senior Advisor - SCITES

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Systems Administration
Doral, Florida

REQ#: RQ111146

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

General Dynamics is seeking an Senior Advisor level System Administrator on our SCITES Program, currently in year one of a seven year contract.

Position is based in Doral, FL the location of SOUTHCOM's Headquarters.

Individuals applying to this role should be TS/SCI Cleared, be degreed, have 10+ years of relevant experience, possess both IAT level II and Operating System Computing Environment compliant certifications (specifics below).


Will maintain our customer (USSOUTHCOM) server and network systems' work and is responsible for the upkeep, configuration and reliable operation of entire IT enterprise.

Chosen individual will develop advanced technical solutions for the management of software, hardware, configurations, and architectures.

Job Responsibilities :

  • Provide interpretation to systems matters that are highly complex in nature.

  • Provide troubleshooting support for system hardware and software issues that are highly difficult in scope.

  • Develop training materials for end user training on the proper use of hardware and software.

  • Develop implementation plans for basic software installations and upgrades to operating systems and layered software packages.

  • Advise less experienced personnel on the monitoring and tuning of systems to achieve optimum performance levels.

  • Advise less experienced personnel on workstation/server data integrity matters and the implementation of standard software and hardware solutions.

  • Lead complex data/media recoverability following a schedule of system backups and database archive operations.

  • Use advanced techniques in hardware and software audits of workstations and servers to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines.

  • Helps to develop performance and security plan for computer systems that meet the needs of network users. Provides guidance to less experienced personnel.

  • Recognized subject matter expert in job area typically through advanced education and work experience. Establishes operational plans. Manages large projects which will have medium to large impact on the company. Problems faced are difficult and often complex. Work performed is critical to the organization.

  • Uses advanced knowledge in evaluating and assessing existing network systems and planning 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)

Required Qualifications:

  • Active TS/SCI clearance

  • BA/BS (or equivalent experience) with 10+ years of experience.  Additional experience in lieu of formal education will be considered on a case-by-case basis

  • VMware Certified Professional – Data Center Virtualization certification or any MCSA or MCSE for Server Environment

  • DoD 8570 IAT II certification (e.g., CompTIA Security+ CE) required

​Desired Qualifications:

  • MCSE certification desired

Desired Experience:

  • Focus on managing Active Directory
  • Experience with SCCM, ADFS, F5, and Azure.

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