Be a part of the men and women that solve some of the world's most complex technical challenges! General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) is seeking Entry Level IT Professionals to support the Navy Surface Warfare Center in Crane, Indiana.
If you are a recent college graduate and/or junior professional who is looking for a solid opportunity to start and grow your career, then this opportunity is perfect for you. GDIT offers hands-on experience with new technologies and the very latest in advancements. We will sponsor you for a Secret clearance and offer assistance to continue your academic goals.
You will be able to support our nation's military, work at one of the largest naval bases in the US, live in a place with low cost of living, low crime and on a program that has many excellent opportunities within a Fortune 100 company.
As a Systems Administrator you will be involved in operating system and application maintenance and configuration, from acquisition to maintenance intervals and upgrades, to end of life planning. You will be responsible for:
Responding to requests from end users, managers, developers, and team members for specific IT system assistance, data, and information.
Effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware and software and related infrastructure.
Ensuring that system hardware, operating systems, software systems, and related procedures adhere to organizational requirements.
Performing installation, updates, and configuration of servers and workstations in accordance with industry best practices and DISA standards.
Performing system monitoring using approved tools and processes to validate system health.
Collaborating with senior personnel in performing risk assessments to determine impact on customer business processes and systems downtime and proposes changes as needed.
Implementing system changes across large, complex and diverse server environments by using standardized defined methods and procedures; providing efficient and prompt handling of all changes to improve day-to-day operations.
Reviewing and identifying known risks according to Cyber Security requirements and mitigating known risks to acceptable levels as determined by the ISSO to reduce the likelihood of risk to the system
Installing software applications that provide or enhance the security of individual platforms, systems, and/or networks
Supporting government personnel in the administration and information removal of hard drive, tape, and optical disc in accordance with local and DOD policy to enhance the data integrity of the system.
Providing hardware and software support for network connected workstations, Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) devices, applications, and printers to ensure that operability requirements are up to dates and that the devices meet CS hardware configuration requirements
Providing advice and training to end-users.
Maintaining current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.
Participating in special projects as required.
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, training, work experience, and Security+ certification
Some experience in systems administration and analysis through internships, academic projects, or professional experience
Knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in network administration and support, as well as knowledge of related hardware and software.
Exposure to Linux/UNIX and/or Windows operating systems
Knowledge / experience working with ACAS and DISA STIGs preferred
US citizenship required; must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret clearance; Interim Secret OK to start work
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.
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.