Jr. Systems Administrator (SRF 3366) - Military veterans preferred

2020-08-31
General Dynamics Information Technology (www.gdit.com)
Other

/yr


Stennis Space Center
Mississippi
United States

REQ#: RQ46892

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Regular

Created after 9-11-2001, the Department of Homeland Security consolidated numerous agencies' data centers for central management. General Dynamics Information Technology plays a key role in the Department's IT integration strategy through its Data Center-1 program. GDIT's DC-1 program is committed to delivering an efficient, responsive, and mature data center operation through excellence in service delivery, performance, and continual service improvement.

Job Description
  • Analyzes, logs, tracks and resolves software/hardware matters of significance pertaining to networking connectivity issues, printer, servers, and applications to meet business needs.
  • Performs troubleshooting to isolate and diagnose common system problems; documents system events to ensure continuous functioning.
  • Recommends course of action and implements as approved. Upgrades system software and hardware components as required to meet business needs; coordinates backups.
  • Ensures upgrades are occurring in accordance with established parameters.
  • Coordinates the installation of client department specific applications and systems.
  • Determines appropriate method for installing applications and systems; resolves matters of significance and implements corrective course of action as needed.
  • Installs, tests, upgrades and configures system files and services to enhance performance.
  • Utilizes standard corporate tools to record change and problem activities for tracking purposes.
  • THIS POSITION IS NOT YET FUNDED

Basic Qualifications

  • Experience working with computer hardware for installation and upgrades
  • Experience working with software installation/upgrading procedures Experience working with file and system maintenance procedures
  • Good organization skills to balance and prioritize work
  • Analytical and problem solving skills to troubleshoot systems problems
  • Communication skills for to communicate with support personnel, customers, and managers
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Security+, Network+, Certified Ethical Hacker(CEH), MCP and/or other relevant security/OS/network certifications
  • Experience with monitoring/maintaining/securing network, operating systems, and applications
  • Experience with Incident Response and Handling
  • Experience with Department of Homeland Security(or other Federal agency) policies/procedures 
  • Analyzes, logs, tracks and resolves software/hardware matters of significance pertaining to networking connectivity issues, printer, servers, and applications to meet business needs.
  • Performs troubleshooting to isolate and diagnose common system problems; documents system events to ensure continuous functioning
  • Recommends course of action and implements as approved
  • Upgrades system software and hardware components as required to meet business needs; coordinates backups
  • Ensures upgrades are occurring in accordance with established parameters
  • Coordinates the installation of client department specific applications and systems
  • Determines appropriate method for installing applications and systems; resolves matters of significance and implements corrective course of action as needed
  • Installs, tests, upgrades and configures system files and services to enhance performance
  • Utilizes standard corporate tools to record change and problem activities for tracking purposes
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 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.