Systems Administrator

Clearance Level
Systems Administration
Wiesbaden, Germany
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Computer Systems

Microsoft Windows Server

System Administration

REQ#: RQ167031
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

GDIT is seeking a Windows System Administrator (Shift) to support 24/7/365 operations in Wiesbaden, Germany supporting U.S. Army Europe as a member of our EMITS Program Team.

This position is part of a shift work schedule which includes coverage on nights, weekends, and holidays.


The Systems Administrator will be responsible for maintaining an enterprise Microsoft Windows environment, including sustaining Active Directory, Exchange, Windows Certificate Authority, DNS, and other applications. The Systems Administrator will also be tasked with the scheduling and conducting of weekly, monthly, or quarterly preventative maintenance checks and services (PMCS).  The Administrator will provide status and reporting while working with Tier III engineers.  Qualified candidates must demonstrate an advanced understanding of various technologies and applications consistent with a virtualized server environment (Windows and Linux).


  • Documentation of Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and Tactics, Techniques and Procedures (TTP)

  • Provide routine technical support in the management of software, hardware, and application configurations.

  • Troubleshoots system hardware and software issues.

  • Performs basic software installations and upgrades to operating systems and layered software packages.

  • Monitors and tunes systems to achieve optimum performance levels.

  • Ensures workstation/server data integrity by implementing standard software and hardware solutions.

  • Ensure data/media recoverability by following a schedule of system backups and database archive operations.

  • Conducts basic hardware and software audits of workstations and servers to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines.

  • May evaluate existing systems and assist with planning long-term strategies.


  • Education: BA/BS or equivalent

  • Required Experience: 3+ years of experience

  • Required Technical Skills: Successful candidates should also have a fundamental knowledge of networking.

  • DOD 8570 IAT Level II Certification

  • Security Clearance Level: Active Secret Level Security Clearance

  • Must be able to obtain a German Technical Expertise Status Accreditation (TESA)


  • 401K with company match

  • Comprehensive health and wellness packages

  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career.

  • Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications.

  • Cutting-edge technology you can learn from

  • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays



Work Requirements
Years of Experience

3 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


CompTIA - Security+ - CompTIA - CompTIA

Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.