Windows System Administrator - Secret Clearance Required

General Dynamics Information Technology Crane, Indiana 47522
JOB ID: 2017-34012 12/5/2017 5:36:17 AM

   

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Job Description

Description

As a Windows Systems Administrator you will be involved in operating system and application maintenance and configuration, from acquisition to maintenance intervals and upgrades, to end of life planning. You will be responsible for security and configuration compliance and will work with other members of the IT System Administration Team, vendor management, IT Asset Owners and other teams associated with the division. As part of your responsibilities, you will be asked to respond to requests from end users, managers, developers, and team members for specific IT system assistance, data and information.

Responsibilities include:

The System Administrator (SA) is responsible for effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware and software and related infrastructure. Ensures that system hardware, operating systems, software systems, and related procedures adhere to organizational requirements. Provide data and assistance on audits. Perform installation, updates, and configuration of servers and workstations in accordance with industry best practices and DISA standards.

Perform system monitoring using approved tools and processes to validate system health. Assists with the analysis of system resource trends and gathers customer requirements for capacity planning.

Collaborates with senior personnel in performing risk assessments to determine impact on customer business processes and systems downtime and proposes changes as needed. Implements system changes across large, complex and diverse server environments by using standardized defined methods and procedures; provides efficient and prompt handling of all changes to improve day-to-day operations.

Duties

* Install and administer hardware, Windows operating systems and software applications. Including system fixes, updates and enhancements.
* Manage computer and user accounts, privileges and system access.
* Manage system resources by monitoring of performance, capacity, availability, serviceability and recovery.
* Performs troubleshooting, analysis of alerts and repairs on systems.
* Ensure system availability, functionality, integrity and efficiency, and maintain system configuration and documentation.
* Implement security procedures, CS assessment & authorization security controls in accordance with local and DOD procedures and requirements.
* Provide IT support for workstations, scanners and servers to ensure that operability requirements are up to date with latest patches and firmware and that the hardware is configured properly.
* Provide IT support for current and emerging technologies.
* Collaboration and Communication: Working together; listens to other’s ideas; communicate accurately and concisely.

* Strong communication skills, both verbal and written, with the capability to make decisions and adapt to change.

* Ownership and execution of incident management and system maintenance.
* Preferred familiarity with VMware or other Virtual Environment platforms.
* Execute PowerShell scripting.
* Other duties as assigned.
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

2-5 years of directly related experience in systems administration and analysis.

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.

Security:Secret

Location: Crane, IN - Indiana


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