General Dynamics Information Technology Principal Systems Administrator - TS/SCI with Polygraph in Chantilly, Virginia
Manages the functionality and efficiency of a group of computers running on one or more operating systems
Maintains the integrity and security of servers and systems
Sets up administrator and service accounts
Maintains system documentation
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
May program in an administrative language
Develops and implements testing strategies and document results
Provides advice and training to end-users
Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced staff members; and may have supervisory responsibilities
May serve as a technical team or task leader
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.
8-10 years of directly related experience in systems administration and analysis.
Application troubleshooting- Outlook; Word; Excel; Java; IE etc.
Position will require on call support and occasional night and weekend work.
Knowledge McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator (ePO) server 5.x
Knowledge of configuration and management of the Enterprise Level implementation/deployment of McAfee Host Based Security System (HBSS) 5.x
Knowledge of Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Security Technical Implementation Guidelines (STIG)/Security Content Automation Protocol(SCAP) as they pertain to HBSS
Support of HBSS and its components point products and specific requirements for DoD systems
In-depth knowledge of DISA HBSS TASKORD/CTOs/OPORDs and other systems requirements
Expertise in McAfee HBSS Reporting for proactive measures such as alerts and threat
In-depth knowledge of McAfee E-Policy Server, McAfee Virus Scan Enterprise (VSE), McAfee HBSS Agent (Windows and Unix), McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention System (HIPS), McAfee Policy Auditor (PA), McAfee Data Loss Prevention (DLP), Rogue System Detection (RSD) and Asset Configuration and Compline module (ACCM
Technical skills in the identification, managing, and remediation of McAfee HBSS vulnerabilities via ACAS and SCAP tool
Troubleshooting of customers’ HBSS issues
As part of your role/function on the program; you will be granted privileged user access. Privileged Users are subject to greater scrutiny as a direct result of the significant responsibilities placed upon them. Please be aware that because of these critical duties; you will be subject to additional IT system monitoring; and supervisory evaluation to ensure continuous adherence to Privileged User processes and procedures. Privileged Users are subject to a zero tolerance policy for security violations.
Must 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 within six (6) months of Hire Date.
Because of the sensitive nature of the work being done for this government client; all candidates must hold a TS/SCI with Polygraph.
Benefits of this Position:
Opportunity for Fast Growth within the program
Professional Development Assistance – Covering the Cost of Obtaining Professional & Technical Certifications (depending on program)
Educational Reimbursement – toward degree programs and individual coursework
401K Match – with 100% vesting on day one
Health, Dental and Vision Coverage to keep you healthy, starting your first day
We know work-life balance is important, GDIT offers Paid Time Off, Plus 10 Paid Holidays
Parking and transit commuter benefits
Why Work at General Dynamics IT?
Work with top talent and some of the brightest minds in your field
Support missions that make a difference to our Nation
Become part of an organization that that is committed to the highest ethical standards in all that we do
Thrive in the stability of a large organization, with the ability to move onto new opportunities, supporting different missions, building your career within GDIT
Want to move, or find a job close to home? We have positions in several locations in the United States and the world
Enjoy a culture that supports work-life balance
General Dynamics is a and .
As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.
GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
Number of Positions1
Job FunctionInformation Technology
Security Clearance LevelTop Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Full/Part TimeFull Time