Systems Administrator w/Polygraph - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-27
General Dynamics Information Technology (www.gdit.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Mclean
Virginia
United States

Designs and defines system architecture for new or existing computer systems.

  1. Performs complex systems development and design work that my 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. Plans upgrades of operating systems and designs systems enhancements.
  4. Develops 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. Provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced systems engineers and my have supervisory responsibility.
  10. May serve as a technical team or task lead.
  11. Serves as liaison with clients, participating in meetings to ensure client needs are met.
  12. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
  13. Participates in special projects as required.

Required Skills:

  • Demonstrated work experience with the Red Hat Linux environment
  • Experience with CentOS
  • Experience with scripting for automation
  • Experience with virtualization
  • Experience with open-source monitoring tools such as Ganglia and Nagios
  • Experience supporting an Agile enterprise software development environment
  • Experience serving as technical team lead
  • Provides guidance to less experienced Linux administrators
  • Provide technical support for both hardware and software issues our developers encounter
  • Monitor systems daily and respond immediately to security or usability concerns
  • Tune performance and ensure high availability of infrastructure of 1600 servers

Desired Skills:

  • Demonstrated job experience or training with AWS/C2S
  • Experience with Puppet
  • Experience with Red Hat Ansible
  • Experience with Red Hat Satellite
  • Experience with Foreman
  • Experience with Windows Active Directory
  • Demonstrated on-the-job engineering experience and in-depth knowledge with virtual apps, desktops, and data from any device
  • Demonstrated on-the-job engineering experience and in-depth knowledge with virtual apps, desktops, and data from any device
  • Demonstrate great understanding and practices with SecOps and DevOps concepts

Qualifications:

8-10 years of directly related experience in systems administration and analysis.

 
 

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. 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.

Education:

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