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Sr Administrator, Systems in Washington at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 3/13/2018

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Job Description

The Senior Systems Administrator role is vital for the End User Computing environment as well as overall IT Operations. The Senior Systems Administrator is responsible for:

  • Implementing and administering active directory
  • Implementing, administering and supporting O365/Exchange
  • Implementing and supporting Unified Communications Solutions
  • Supports the implementation and maintenance of VDI and Cloud (Azure Government Cloud preferred) Solutions
  • Develops scripts for enterprise IT implementations in an environment with over 8,000 end users
  • Designs and develops solutions to mitigate Enterprise Security/Cybersecurity issues/attacks
  • Provides network, systems and security knowledge and support in a large scale Federal IT Infrastructure Services environment with over 8,000 end users
  • Implements and support enterprise account maintenance services including setting up administrator and service accounts.
  • Troubleshoots and recommends solutions in a platform agnostic IT environment
  • Provides expert level technical support in a multi service provider environment, working with all stakeholders to quickly identify root causes of IT issues and develop pragmatic solutions to maintain service levels
  • Serves as the Tier II/Tier III expert for the program interacting with engineers, technicians, service providers and product specialists
  • Maintains the integrity and security of servers and systems
  • Maintains system documentation
  • Makes recommendations to purchase hardware and software, coordinates installation and provides backup recovery.
  • Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources.
  • Develops and implements testing strategies and document results
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned
  • Participates in special projects as required

Job Requirements

i) 5-8 years of directly related experience in systems administration and analysis.

ii) Hands-on experience with the following: PowerShell, Splunk, Forefront Identity Manager, Active Directory Administration, O365/Exchange Administration, OS Hardening, VDI, Unified Communications

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 - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.