Springfield, Virginia

Responsibilities for this Position

Location: USA VA Springfield - 7900 Block Telegraph Rd (VAC419)
Full Part/Time: Full time
Job Req: RQ103229

Type of Requisition:
Regular

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph

Public Trust/Other Required:

Job Family:
Systems Administration

Job Description:

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) is seeking anIT Engineer with Microsoft Enterprise Systems Administrator Advisor or Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) experienceto join our team in support of a Federal Intelligence Agency contract. In addition to receiving a competitive salary and generous health and personal benefits, the IT Engineer will enhance their skill set among a talented and technically accomplished group of colleagues.

Primary responsibilities include providing Tier II support maintaining multiple large Enterprise environments. The supporting infrastructure includes multiple Microsoft based networks spanning multiple security enclaves within a hybrid (Windows & RHEL) operating environment.

Job Responsibilities & Duties:

System Administrative Advisoryduties to includemanagement of both physical and VDI based Windows and Linux workstations
  • Troubleshoot user, workstation and application functionality, performance andincident resolution for both Linux and Windows based applications
  • Identifies, analyzes, and resolve incidents with both short-term workarounds and long-term solutions
  • Provide remote end user support and remotely work with geographically disperse Tier 2 and Tier 3 team members
  • Communicate effectively (in oral and written form) with a variety of individuals and team members in both small and large team environments
  • Willingness to participate in special projects as needed

Qualifications
  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.
  • 10+ years of related systems administration experience
  • TS/SCI with Polygraph is required.
  • Candidate must possess an appropriate and current DoD Information Assurance (IA) Certification to be considered for employment; either valid CompTIA Security+ CE, Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) or Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)-Security. CompTIA Security+ CE Certification is the preferred certification. In addition, candidate must attain the required DoD 8570 Computing Environment (CE) Training within six (6) months of Hire Date.

Successful candidates are expected to have related experience and knowledge/understanding of:
  • Active Directory Administration
  • DNS, DHCP, DFS, LDAP in a Windows or Linux environment
  • Windows 10, Server 2012, Server 2016
  • Application Troubleshooting such as Outlook, Excel, Word, JAVA, Internet Explorer, Firefox
  • Linux Operating system as a server or desktop (RHEL 6/7/8, CentOS 6/7/Stream, Scientific Linux 6/7, Fedora)
  • Understanding of Samba and NFS file sharing protocols
  • Understanding of ServiceNow, NETS or other ticketing process
  • ITIL v3 or higher

The following knowledge/skill set is not required but is a plus:
  • Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager
  • PowerShell
  • Virtualization Environments (VMware, Citrix)
  • Profile management utilizing the VMware User Experience Management (UEM) toolset
  • Microsoft Exchange
  • Telephone/Video support
  • Networking
  • Familiarity with site specific customer and mission
  • Linux scripting (Python, Perl, Ruby, Bash)
  • Gnome and KDE desktop environments
  • Puppet or Ansible experience
  • Linux Kickstart
  • Red Hat Satellite or Foreman/Katello
  • Dell/EMC Isilon and Netapp storage appliances
  • Experience with monitoring tools like SCOM, Zabbix or Nagios
  • DoD STIG hardening
  • Containerization (Docker, Podman)
  • Cloud environments (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud)

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

Travel Required:
None

Telecommuting Options:
Telecommuting Not Allowed

Work Location:
USA VA Springfield

Additional Work Locations:

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Texas or Montana or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement. 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.

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Springfield, Virginia

General Dynamics is a global aerospace and defense company.

Our portfolio spans the realm of the world's most technologically advanced business jets, wheeled combat vehicles, command and control systems and nuclear submarines. We offer these through our five business groups: Aerospace, Combat Systems, Information Technology, Mission Systems and Marine Systems.

General Dynamics employs thousands of people across the globe, with locations in more than 45 countries. We rely on the skills of our employees and their knowledge of customer requirements to deliver best-in-class products and services.

Who We Are Looking For 

General Dynamics is seeking military veterans and military spouses across the country who bring a deeply rooted skillset that includes team-oriented approaches to problem-solving, demonstrations of leadership and an overall commitment to the mission of the organization.  We recognize the knowledge and skills gained during your military experience are invaluable to the success of a team. We’re proud of the thousands of veterans and military professionals who have chosen to apply their leadership, teamwork and problem-solving skills to a career at General Dynamics and to continue supporting the mission of those serving today.

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At General Dynamics, our employees are the heart of our company. We rely on their dedication to excellence and their intimate knowledge of customer requirements to meet the needs of customers around the globe, day in and day out. Our employees' unique blend of skill, innovation and agility drives our continued success, and we take our responsibility to them seriously. If you are a military veteran or military spouse ready to advance your career, view our available career opportunities to the right for more information and to apply today!

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