Sr. Systems Engineer (Active Directory) - TS/SCI
Designs and defines system architecture for new or existing computer systems. 1. Performs complex systems development and design work that may include logic design, I/O design, firmware development, model formulation, manufacturing and development cost projections, computer architecture analysis and design, and analog or digital systems engineering. 2. Performs systems modeling, simulation, and analysis. 3. Participates in the upgrading of operating systems and design of systems enhancements. 4. Provides input for documentation on new or existing systems. 5. Develops and conducts tests to ensure systems meet documented user requirements. 6. Identifies, analyzes, and resolves system problems. 7. Provides system/equipment/specialized training and technical guidance. 8. Determines system specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility. 9. May provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced systems engineers. 10. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned. 11. Participates in special projects as assigned. Job Responsibilities The client's New Campus East (NCE) Active IT Program was established to provide the infrastructure services required to build out and maintain the NCE facilities. The O&S Tier 4 Level Active Directory Administrator will work as part of an Active Directory Services team (6-personnel) responsible for managing user accounts, groups, Group Policies and Enterprise Level troubleshooting. Normal work hours are 8 hours per day, 5-days per week (Monday-Friday) with a scheduled start time from 6:00AM to 10:00AM. The start time is flexible with agreement by team lead to ensure the maximum amount of coverage for the client from 0600-1800 hours each day. The candidate will be responsible for user ticket driven tasks related to Active Directory, Windows and/or NAS file shares. The candidate will also be exposed to Windows Server 2008, VMware's ESX Server and Virtual Center, Operating and troubleshooting user issues within a VDI (Virtual Desktop Infrastructure) environment, Support server platform - primarily Windows, some Linux, and UNIX operating systems. Education Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience. Qualifications 5-8 years of related systems engineering experience. Unique/Additional Requirements: * MSCE or MCITP with 3-5 years' minimum experience as a Windows 2003/2008 and Active Directory services administrator * Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Windows 2003/2008, Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, DFS, DFS-R, File and Print Services, and GPO validation, management, and implementation * Experience and understanding of IEC production environment with respect to baseline dependencies on these activities * Knowledge of Dell/Quest tools, specifically ActiveRoles Server, ChangeAuditor, and Recovery Manager * Strong troubleshooting and conflict resolution skills * Knowledge of proper IT security procedures, positive customer interface skills; strong troubleshooting and conflict resolution skills * Ability to conduct research into server issues and products as required * Experience working in a team-oriented collaborative environment As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.