This site uses cookies. To find out more, see our Cookies Policy

Systems Administrator Advisor in Colorado Springs at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 3/5/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

o Perform systems administration of desktop and server systems connected to local and wide area networks. Desktop system management responsibilities involving account monitoring, security, Operating System (OS) installation, and other local area system administration related functions.
o Provide support for implementation, troubleshooting and maintenance of IT systems
o Manage IT system infrastructure and any processes related to these systems
o Provide support to IT systems including day-to-day operations, monitoring and problem resolution for all of the client/server/storage/network devices, mobile devices, etc.
o Provide Tier 1 and Tier 2 problem identification, diagnosis and resolution of problem
o Provide support for the escalation and communication of status to agency management and internal customers
o Provide support for the dispatch system and hardware problems and remains involved in the resolution process
o Configure and manage UNIX and Windows operating systems
o Installs/loads operating system and application software
o Isolate and resolve of hardware and software problems involving the applications, the operating system, the hardware, the communications infrastructure, or any combination thereof
o Troubleshoot, maintain integrity and configure network components along with implementing operating systems enhancements to improve reliability and performance
o Integrate new technologies into new and existing systems including the transition and migration of corporate systems

Job Requirements


o Skills and Tasks. Exceptionally Complex, Inter-Discipline, Inter-Organizational. Can perform tasks of senior level technicians, specialists, and or managers not performed at Level 3 due to the size and/or complexity of the tasks.
o Leadership/Management. May work individually or as a key member of a senior leadership team. Oversees and monitors performance across several disciplines, and when required, takes steps to resolve issues.
o Guidance. Provides expert guidance and direction to Government and Vendor senior level technicians and managers. Directs multiple contractor and subcontractor teams through to project completion.
o Training and Certifications. DoD 8570 compliance or information assurance certification commensurate with technical objectives and services required within the task order. Applicable software or hardware training and certifications commensurate with the technical objectives, services required, and IT environment specified within the task order.
o Capabilities and additional Requirements. In addition to Standard Characteristics of Labor Category, responsible for the design and implementation of systems, mission architecture and associated hardware. Possess an expert working knowledge and understanding of system administration interdependencies as part of the Service Oriented Architecture (SOA). Can analyze and resolve complex problems associated with server hardware, applications and software integration.
o Education and Experience.
 HS/GED + 12 years
 Associates Degree + 10 years
 Bachelor’s Degree + 8 years
 Master’s Degree + 6 years
 PhD + 4 years

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. 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.