Sr System Administrator

Clearance Level
Systems Administration
Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey

REQ#: RQ125010

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Pipeline

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.

Responsibilities Include:

  • 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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

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.