General Dynamics Information Technology is a premier provider of high-tech IT solutions to the government IT market. General Dynamics Information Technology, delivers cost-effective, next-generation IT solutions and services to the Department of Defense, the intelligence community, and federal civilian agencies as they modernize their information systems. We are committed to a stronger and better future for America through next-generation thinking made real today. Think Next. Now. Tomorrow’s promises, delivered today.
We are currently seeking a Systems Administrator to join our team. In this role you will be a change agent by working on the TFM2 contract. TFM2 provides modernization and life cycle support of Information Technology infrastructure that host national implementation of the FAA's Traffic Flow Management (TFM) functionality. It also focuses on long term engineering services and the development of new functional enhancements that increase the capability of Traffic Flow Management.
Install new / rebuild existing servers and configure hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories, storage, etc. in accordance with standards and project/operational requirements
Provide technical support to development staff
Assist with the configuration and operation of client-based computer operating systems
Provide hardware troubleshooting and maintenance
Upgrade firmware when needed
Assist with the support of COTS products
Performing hardware buildouts
Build custom images to conform to FAA security benchmarks
Perform daily backup operations, ensuring all required file systems and system data are successfully backed up to the appropriate media and media is recycled
Repair and recover from hardware or software failures and communicate with impacted constituencies
Configure networking services and protocols
Providing service and customer support during field visits
Diagnosing errors or technical problems and determining proper solutions
Provide service and customer support during field visits or dispatches
Produce timely and detailed service reports
Documentation and reporting
Follow all company’s and customer filed procedures and protocols
Cooperate with technical team and share information across the organization
Comprehend customer requirements and make appropriate recommendations/briefings
Build positive relationships with customers
Other duties as required
Bachelor’s degree(in computer science, engineering, mathematics, or related field is preferred) + 10 yrs. related experience
Must have good communication skills
Must be flexible and able to travel when needed
Experience kickstarting processes and procedures
Ability to work efficiently individually or in a team environment
Extensive knowledge and experience with Red Hat software suite ( Red Hat 6 and above)
Experience working with HP, Dell and Cisco products
Knowledge working with HP Openview, Loadrunner, VMWare, Rational software, Oracle, DOORS, SQL, Linux, Unix, Red Hat Satellite Server, Kubernetes, Docker and Java
Knowledge of system vulnerabilities and security issues
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.