Virtual Desktop Integration Administrator / Engineer

Clearance Level
Systems Administration
Doral, Florida

REQ#: RQ96891

Travel Required: 10-25%
Requisition Type: Regular
VDI Administrator / EngineerDoral, FLUS Security Clearance required

GDIT is seeking a Virtual Desktop Integrator Administrator / Engineer (SME) to help support IT Enterprise of our SOUTHCOM customer.Chosen individual will be supporting a SOUTHCOM program called "SCITES," which is a 7 year contract.We have built the very first Network Operations Service Center for SOUTHCOM and are now integrating many of the "moving parts and pieces" of the ecosystem surrounding SOUTHCOM’s IT operations, so this is a very exciting time for this program.For those individuals that have sought a chance to live in the warm weather year around - you have your chance with this opportunity!

The VDI Engineer duties include responsibilities such as:
  • Develop advanced technical solutions for the management of software, hardware, configurations, and architectures. Provides 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.
  • Utilize  advanced techniques in hardware and software audits of workstations and servers to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines.
  • Help 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.
  • Use 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' role)

  • 15+ years of Desktop Integration/Management experience
  • BA/BS (or equivalent experience)
  • Secret Security Clearance (must be willing and capable of being able to obtain a TS/SCI)
  • Full 8570 compliance: Meaning must have or be willing to obtain - both an IAT level II compliant certification (e.g., Sec+, CySA+, SSCP, etc.) AND a current Microsoft or Linux or Redhat or VMWare related certifications: (see below)
  • VMware Certified Professional – Data Center Virtualization 2019 and up (VCP-DCV)
  • VMware Certified Professional – Desktop Management 2019 and up (VCP-DTM)


  • Willing to work shifts is desirable.

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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.

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