Systems Administrator - TS/SCI - RAF Molesworth UK - Military veterans preferred

2019-04-12
General Dynamics Information Technology (www.gdit.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Cambridgeshire
United Kingdom

1. Manages the functionality and efficiency of a group of computers running on one or more operating systems

2. Maintains the integrity and security of servers and systems

3. Sets up administrator and service accounts

4. Maintains system documentation

5. Interacts with users and evaluates vendor products

6. Makes recommendations to purchase hardware and software, coordinates installation and provides backup recovery

7. Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources

8. May program in an administrative language

9. Develops and implements testing strategies and document results

10. Provides advice and training to end-users

11. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned

12. Participates in special projects as required

 

Qualifications:

1. 2-5 years of directly related experience in systems administration and analysis

2. Must possess and maintain a Top Secret/SCI Clearance

3. Must meet DoD 8570 requirements and be eligible for IAT level II (Security+ CE Certification or equivalent) access upon hire for positions with elevated privileges and must obtain ITIL V3 Foundation within six months of hire

4. Experience with Windows Servers Operating Systems required

5. Preference will be given to those who can demonstrate proficiency in use of PowerShell for performing administrative tasks

6. Experience with Linux/UNIX systems preferred

7. Depending on job assignment, additional specific certifications may be required

8. This position may be required to complete short-term deployments to austere locations worldwide

9. The work is typically performed in an office environment, which requires normal safety precautions; work may require some physical effort in the handling of light materials, boxes or equipment. 

 

The above job description is not intended to be, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with this job. Requests for reasonable accommodations will be considered to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the principal (essential) functions of this job.

 

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. #BICES and #CJPOST

Education:

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