Sr Administrator, Systems

Maryland, Landover, USA
Jul 05, 2017
Aug 09, 2017
General Dynamics
Full Time

When it comes to Cyber, GDIT is looking for people with enthusiasm, curiosity, and a thirst for knowledge. Are you the person with the passion, intellect, and skills to learn the procedures and tools to become a great Insider Threat System administrator? We are looking for people with a different kind of mind-set that includes strong intuition and the ability to think creatively and see the bigger picture while paying attention to the details. We are looking for people with the ability to learn new concepts and introduce new ideas that propel GDIT to the next level of cyber operational efficiency and help our customers reduce their exposure to cyber threats. We are looking for people with the ability to perform the procedures necessary to ensure the safety of information systems assets and to protect systems from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction. We need Insider Threat System Administrators that can do all or most of these types of tasks:

1. Manage the functionality and efficiency of a group of computers running on one or more operating systems.
2.Maintain the integrity and security of servers and systems.
3.Implement, operate, and maintain network security devices.
4.Work with security engineering team to integrate new capabilities, plan lifecycle replacements, and provide input into the security architecture roadmaps.
5.Create programmatic documentation, standard operating procedures and granular process checklists.
6.Sets up administrator and service accounts.
7.Maintain system documentation
8.Interact with users and evaluates vendor products.
9.Make recommendations to purchase hardware and software, coordinates installation and provides backup recovery.
10.Develop and monitor policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources.
11.Develop and implement testing strategies and document results.
12.Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced staff members.
13.Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.
14.Participates in special projects as required.

Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.

  • 5-8 years of directly related experience in systems administration and analysis.
  • Requires DoD 8570 IAT III and CND-Infrastructure certifications.
  • Requires TS/SCI with CI Poly, CI poly will be scheduled for successful candidates as required.

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.