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Sr Systems Administrator in San Diego at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 11/30/2018

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Job Description

General Dynamics is looking for a candidate to provide both MySQL database administration  and Windows system administration on the Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation (RDT&E) network supporting multiple US Government Customers. The selected candidate will work as the primary System Administrator for two customers managing a web-based application running on Windows 2008 R2 servers and the underlying MySQL database.

Specific job duties include:

  • Manage the database server using MySQL
  • Windows 2008 R2 system administration
  • Manage web servers using ColdFusion and IIS
  • Monitor and ensure the uptime, performance, computing resources, and security of the VMs, and make configuration changes as required.
  • Ensure compliance with policies, as well as other cybersecurity directives and mandates
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues when the VMs becomes inaccessible or otherwise malfunctions including user support via phone/email
  • Support for paperwork and network security interaction for yearly web exception renewal
  • Maintain server backups as required

Job Requirements

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

Clearance Level

  • Secret

Certifications (IAT Level II - Windows)

One of the following:

  • Security+ CE
  • GIAC Security Essentials Certification (GSEC)
  • Security Certified Network Professional (SCNP)
  • System Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)

and one of the following (may substitute Skillport based training for the below certification):

  • MCITP (Enterprise Administrator)- Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP): Enterprise Administrator on Windows Server 2008
  • MCITP (Server Administrator) - Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP): Server Administrator on Windows Server 2008
  • MCSA - Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
  • MCSE - Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer

Required Skills

  • 3+ Years of Experience with Database Management
  • 3+ Years of Experience with Windows
  • Experience with Windows VM environment

Desired Skills

  • 3+ Years Experience with MySQL
  • Knowledge of ITIL processes and ITIL Certification
  • Experience with the IAVM process

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.