Chantilly, Virginia

Responsibilities for this Position
Location: USA VA Chantilly - 14700 Lee Rd (VAS100)
Full Part/Time: Full time
Job Req: RQ110839

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 Engineering

Job Description:

We are seeking highly motivated engineers with a thirst for learning, in support of a geographically dispersed, state of the art systems that seamlessly integrate Linux and Microsoft services. Candidates with proven depth creating solutions with Splunk in a Microsoft Windows Server environment will be positioned for success in our organization. Strong working knowledge of Splunk development (Create Dashboards, Visualizations, Statistical Reports, Scheduled Searches, Alerts, and Knowledge Objects) is critical. The selected candidate will design solutions within a large-scale multi-domain enterprise Windows Server environments (as well as select hybrid domains with RHEL integration). Embracing the DevOps model, engineers will be responsible for supporting their solutions throughout the entire IT project lifecycle, to include refining requirements,creating design documentation, creating installation instructions and deployment plans, and providing O&M support. Project assignments will vary based on skill level, and may include engineering geographically dispersed services, integrating services into public, private and hybrid cloud environments, engineering solutions to be deployed via automated CM tools, and hardening the solutions to address security and SCAP compliance.

Responsibilities:
  • Designs and defines solutions leveraging Splunk
  • Analyze requirements and system architectures to develop system requirements specifications and resulting design plans
  • Administer, operate, manage, and maintain components of Splunk
  • Reviews completion and implementation of system additions and/or enhancements and makes recommendations to management and/or clients

Required Skills:
  • Active TS/SCI and CI Polygraph
  • CompTIA Security+ or similar for IAT Level II DoD 8570 certification
  • Experience in Splunk development (Create Dashboards, Visualizations, Statistical reports, scheduled searches, alerts, and knowledge objects)
  • Expert-level knowledge and understanding of Splunk "Search" language and building complex queries
  • Implement KV stores, lookups, and data model acceleration to optimize search performance and reporting
  • Knowledge of how to customize Dashboards via the simple XML, advanced XML source, JavaScript, CSS, advanced HTML
  • Expert-level capabilities with a regular expression and statistical functions
  • Experience with creating Splunk knowledge objects
  • Additional experience engineering or administering Microsoft or Red Hat Enterprise Linux environments is a plus
  • Additional experience engineering or administering workloads in cloud PaaS solutions such as AWS or Azure is a plus
  • Experience with managing work tasks via tools such as JIRA and ServiceNow
  • System configuration experience and hardening based on security guidelines, such as DISA STIGs

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

Travel Required:
None

Telecommuting Options:
Onsite

Work Location:
USA VA Chantilly

Additional Work Locations:

COVID-19 Vaccination: GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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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Chantilly, 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.

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