Linux Systems Administrator - Senior - Military veterans preferred

2020-09-08
General Dynamics Information Technology (www.gdit.com)
Other

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Fort Meade
Maryland
United States

REQ#: RQ63593

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT invites you to join a well-established mission program where you can put your Enterprise Information Technology experience to work directly supporting a 24 x 7 sustainment operation. Build your skills by being in integral contributor and champion of our customer’s mission.

We are looking for a Senior System Administrator with Linux experience who holds a TS/SCI clearance with a Poly for a role in Fort Meade, MD.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Provide and supervise set-up, configure, and load system software and hardware
  • Provide system administration support of computers, servers, racks of equipment and figure/manage LAN interfaces
  • Provide support for web development, testing, system integration, installation scripts and other duties to support systems and network infrastructure
  • Maintains smooth operation of multi-user computer systems, including coordination with network engineers
  • Sets up administrator and service accounts, maintains system documentation, tunes system performance, installs system-wide software, and allocates mass storage space
  • Interacts with users and evaluates vendor products
  • Makes recommendations to purchase hardware and software, coordinates installation, and provides backup recovery
  • Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources

Position Qualifications:

  • TS/SCI clearance with a Polygraph is REQUIRED
  • BS plus 5 yeas related experience; OR equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Solid Linux command line skills
  • Scripting experience a plus
  • Must be willing/able to work shift/nights
  • Five years’ experience with installation, maintenance, administration, and troubleshooting of LAN, computer hardware and software
  • Experience performing and assisting with equipment specification, setup, problem resolution, and network support related to computer hardware and software
  • Experience providing assistance to users
  • Experience optimizing system operations

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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.