Systems Administrator

General Dynamics Information Technology
Fairfax County, VA
Nov 21, 2020
Nov 23, 2020
Full Time
REQ RQ70776 Travel Required None Requisition Type Regular GDIT is seeking System Administrators. The integration and employment of cybersecurity activities for DODIN operations with internal defensive cyber operation measures in response to vulnerabilities and threats to reduce risk across the cyber battlefield. As Systems Administrator, you will be serving on a team that supports USSOUTHCOM IT systems, to include one-of-a-kind cyberspace operations systems. Duties and Responsibilities Must be an experienced Windows Administrator, with problem solving and customer relationship skills Managing the daily activities of configuration and operation of systems and performs system capacity analysis and planning Documents and maintains servers, creates monitoring reports and logs, and ensures functionality of system links Monitors systems for acceptable performance and user accessibility, establishes back-ups, and monitors systems security Applies the appropriate OS and Application security patches in a timely manner Supervises technical staff develops and coordinates project directions and schedules to maximize benefits and minimize impacts on the customer organization Performs multiple tasks concurrently and responds to emergency situation effectively Plans, executes, and adheres to backup policies and Disaster Recovery procedures Follows Authorized Service Interruptions procedures when appropriate Additional skills that would help with position success A problem solver who, can get in, be given a project, and use an engineering implementation plan and make it work from cradle to grave Has or is willing to gain some more diverse IT skills, including Linux, networking, or mission-related applications Able to build systems from the OS through the application Solutions architecting experience REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS Minimum Five(5) years of System Admin experience (Multiple levels available). Strong attention to detail and organizational skills. Excellent communications skills. TOP SECRET clearance is required to start. Some Travel may be required. This position may require working in excess of 40 hours per workweek to include holiday(s), weekends, andor during irregular times and shifts based upon operations and exercises, which may include GDIT providing 24x7 support services. REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS Minimum DOD 8570 IAT Level II Certification - Baseline Certification is Security CE MCSA Server 2016 MCSE is desired. EDUCATION Minimum of Bachelor's Degree or commensurate experience SCITES SCITESGDITReferrals Know someone that would be a good fit for this role? GDIT is offering 10,000 external referral bonuses for referrals hired by December 31, 2020. You do not need to be a GDIT employee to be eligible. Email your referral's resume to We are offering referral bonuses for several open positions, view all qualified open positions. View terms conditions for eligibility requirements 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 is an Equal OpportunityAffirmative 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.

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