Manassas, Virginia

Responsibilities for this Position
Location: USA VA Manassas - Customer Proprietary (VAC123)
Full Part/Time: Full time
Job Req: RQ125406

Type of Requisition:

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Top Secret

Public Trust/Other Required:

Job Family:
Systems Engineering

Job Description:

Does working in a flexible environment with the ability to succeed and contribute interest you? Are you excited by working on a full complement of technology while gaining expertise on multiple software and hardware products? Are you self-driven to deliver solutions from development to production with minimal distraction?

GDIT is seeking a Red Hat Senior Systems Engineer who will be a key part of a team that designs, builds, and supports an enterprise Government high value asset system using cutting edge products and tools. The position is located at a modern, GDIT data center facility located in Manassas, VA.

The Red Hat Senior Systems Engineer will be responsible for all aspects of system operation and maintenance. The ideal candidate will have multiple years of experience with:
  • Red Hat Linux Administration
  • Windows Server Administration

And some experience and the willingness to learn:
  • Red Hat Virtualization
  • Red Hat Certificate Service
  • Palo Alto Firewalls
  • Active Directory Administration
  • F5 LTMs
  • Splunk
  • Ansible
  • VMware
  • NetApp Storage Administration
  • LDAP
  • PKI
  • Nessus / Security Center
  • SharePoint
  • Technical Writing

Must have:
  • Active Top Secret Clearance
  • Relevant IA and Product Certifications
  • Willingness for Periodic On-Call Duty
  • Ability to write clear, detailed, and accurate system documentation

Come join our small, agile team to make a difference on a key government infrastructure with a history of outstanding delivery.

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

Travel Required:

Telecommuting Options:

Work Location:
USA VA Manassas

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.


Manassas, 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.

Should I Apply?

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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