General Dynamics Information Technology Senior Linux Administrator – TS/SCI w/Poly Required in Chantilly, Virginia

Job Description

  • 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

  • Makes recommendations, coordinates installation and provides backup recovery.

  • 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.

  • 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

5-8 years of directly related experience in systems administration and analysis.

  • UNIX/LINUX System Administration – Preferred

  • Shift work (Panama Schedule - 12 hours/day for a total of 7 days over 2 week period)

    Shift work is on a Day-Time Panama Schedule.

Schedule 1 Schedule 2

Work - Mon, Tues Off - Mon, Tue

Off - Wed, Thur Work - Wed, Thu

Work - Fri, Sat, Sun Off - Fri, Sat, Sun

Off - Mon, Tue Work - Mon, Tues

Work - Wed, Thu Off - Wed, Thur

Off - Fri, Sat, Sun Work - Fri, Sat, Sun

Shifts are 6am to 6pm

Rotation between shifts is every two months

Must possess appropriate current DoD Information Assurance (IA) Certification to be considered for employment: CompTIA Security+CE. In addition must attain the required DoD 8570 Computing Environment (CE) Certification within six (6) months of Hire Date.

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. #SOURCE

Because of the sensitive nature of the work being done for this government client, all candidates must hold a TS/SCI with Polygraph.

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 General Dynamics IT

  • Want to move, or find a job close to home? We have positions in several locations in the Washington D.C. Metro area, the United States and the world

  • Enjoy a culture that supports work-life balance

Benefits Include

  • Professional Development Assistance, Covering the Cost of Obtaining Professional & Technical Certifications

  • 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

  • Healthy Rewards Program, where you can earn gift cards for practicing healthy habits

  • We know work-life balance is important, General Dynamics IT offers Paid Time Off, Plus 10 Paid Holidays

  • Employee Discount Program – Save up to 60% on hundreds of entertainment products

  • Some locations offer casual dress

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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. 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 ID2017-34947

Number of Positions1

Job FunctionInformation Technology

Security Clearance LevelTop Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Full/Part TimeFull Time