General Dynamics Information Technology Principal Systems Administrator - TS/SCI with Polygraph in Chantilly, Virginia

Job Description

Seeking motivated candidates who want to work in a fast paced and unique job environment where you can truly make an impact in the world today. ? If you are interested in some challenging and technical work or if you just want to be a part of something bigger than you? Then this could be a perfect fit for your next job or maybe even the start of an exciting and brand new career.

If you are interested in playing a role in maintaining the communications infrastructure, which was established to monitor the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, track international terrorists and drug traffickers? Look no further, as a System Administrator supporting the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO), you get to play a role in doing all the above and much more. This job is important, and every server you touch, every install you support, and every configuration change you execute, all is tied to something bigger. It is tied to keeping your families safe, and it is ultimately connected to supporting the NRO, our primary customer. The NRO is a Department of Defense Organization that provides global communications and reconnaissance information to U.S. forces to support the war on terrorism and other continuing operations. If being a System Administrator supporting the NRO sounds exciting see the below position, and apply today.

Job Description:

  • Maintains the integrity and security of servers and systems

  • Sets up administrator and service accounts

  • Maintains system documentation

  • Coordinates software installations and provides backup recovery

  • Provides advice and training to end-users

  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned

  • Participates in special projects as required

Education

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

Qualifications

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

  • Day to daySystem Administration experience and troubleshooting with Windows 2008, 2008R2 or 2012R2 servers

  • Familiar with Printer/Print Management, NTFS permission troubleshooting and some DHCP

  • Familiar with Distributed File System (DFS) and Distributed File System Replication (DFSR)

  • SQL, and IIS experience or understanding is desirable

  • Highly motivated self-starter who needs little guidance

Skills Required:

  • Data migrations

  • File / Print server functionality

  • Windows 7 / 10 troubleshooting

  • Application troubleshooting- Microsoft Office 2010 / 2016 applications

  • Windows 2008 R2 and Windows 2012 R2 servers

  • Permissions request

  • Server Cluster Management

  • NetBackup

  • Amazon AWS functionality

  • Disk Storage Capacity

  • All around knowledge of DNS, DHCP, DFS, Exchange, SQL, and LYNCMust possess appropriate current DoD Information Assurance (IA) Certification to be considered for employment; either CompTIA Security+ CE OR CCNA-Security. CompTIA Security+ CE is the preferred certification. In addition must attain the required DoD 8570 Computing Environment (CE) Certification prior to Hire Date.

  • Because of the sensitive nature of the work being done for this government client; all candidates must hold a TS/SCI Poly.

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.

Job ID2018-46930

Number of Positions1

Job FunctionInformation Technology

Security Clearance LevelTop Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Full/Part TimeFull Time