NMFC, System Administrator, Manama Bahrain

Clearance Level
Systems Administration
Manama, Bahrain

REQ#: RQ48574

Travel Required: Less than 10%

GDIT has an immediate opportunity for a System Administrator with an active NACLC or equivalent clearance investigation. The selected candidate will support NMFC Bahrain that provides critical meteorological information to our nation’s warfighters. Join the GDIT team of professionals working at this unique location in a challenging and rewarding environment!

If you like sun and sand, you’ll love Bahrain. With average temperatures between 67 F in December and 95 F in July be sure to bring your sunglasses and sunscreen! Bahrain is a unique place to live and work, the combination of the small town U.S.A “on-base” atmosphere coupled with the international flare and unique cultural experiences “off base” its a winning combination! From F1 races at the Bahrain International Circuit and pearl diving in the Persian Gulf to chili cook offs and softball games Bahrain has a lot to offer the adventurous applicant.

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Functional Responsibilities

  • Ability to provide 8x5 On Site AND 24x7 On Call Support.
  • Maintain operational readiness of installed IT systems. Ensure implementation of information assurance best practices and reporting procedures.
  • Perform routine hardware/software maintenance as directed by the NITES Program Office (PO):
  • Conduct System Operation Verification Tests (SOVT) on a scheduled basis as determined by the NITES PO and NOOC PM
  • Maintain system configuration documents and provide updates to the NITES PO and Naval Oceanography Operations Command (NOOC) Project Manager (PM)
  • Perform Cyber Security (CS) and compliance actions, system updates, and security reporting activities.
  • Provide desktop support and coordination functions for the unclassified and classified ONE-NET assets utilized by NMFC Bahrain.
  • Provide technical support for bulk file transfers from NMOC deployed units to the NAVOCEANO Central Site Facility.
  • Provide support for the audio/visual system installed in and used by the Fleet Weather Center (FWC) San Diego Maritime Component Bahrain.
  • Provide system and software support for the Naval Meteorology and Oceanography (NMOC) Data Fusion Cell (DFC) system:
  • Conduct SOVT on a scheduled basis as determined by the NOOC IT Ops PM
  • Maintain system configuration documents and provide updates to the NOOC IT Ops PM
  • Perform Cyber Security (CS) and compliance actions, system updates, and security reporting activities.
  • Perform routine hardware/software maintenance as directed by the NOOC Information Technology (IT) Operations (Ops) PM
  • Schedules or performs the repair and/or replacement of defective computer equipment.
  • Serves specified organizational units through the provision of satisfactory computing services.


  • Experience living and working in an OCONUS location.
  • Experience supporting US DoD or US Navy customers and organizations.
  • Flexibility in adapting to and functioning in demanding and fluid environments or situations.
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Interpersonal and communications skills to interact with customers and team members.
  • Knowledge and experience with system networking and configuration on a local network, DISA Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs), and configuration management practices.
  • Skilled in time, priority and task management.

Required Certifications

  • DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level II Baseline Certification
  • Windows 10 Operating System Certification

This position provides exceptional growth opportunities, competitive salary, and excellent benefits.

Relocation not provided.

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.