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Systems Administrator in Fairmont at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 4/16/2018

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Job Description

General Dynamics IT has an opening for a DOC/NOAA Systems Administrator with strong communication and technical skills that will provide cybersecurity monitoring and situational awareness across the Department of Commerce (DOC) and/or National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

The candidate must be a US Citizen and be able to obtain Department of Commerce vetting clearance.

Specific roles & responsibilities for the position include but not limited to the following:

  • Manages the functionality and efficiency of a group of computers running on one or more operating systems.
  • Maintains the integrity and security of servers and systems.
  • Sets up administrator and service accounts.
  • Maintains system documentation
  • Interacts with users and evaluates vendor products.
  • 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.
  • May program in an administrative language.
  • Develops and implements testing strategies and document results.
  • Provides advice and training to end-users.
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.
  • Participates in special projects as required.

Candidates must be willing to submit resumes to be included in the final proposal submission. Employment is contingent upon contract award.

Job Requirements

  • 2-5 years of directly related experience in systems administration and analysis.
  • Certification(s) Desired: ITIL, MCSE, Oracle, RHCE, Server+, VCP6-DCV
  • Familiarity with the tasks and technology such as the following: Intrusion Detection, Threat Analysis, Log collection and management for reporting, analyzing and storage, Enterprise Security Management, Network Vulnerability Monitoring, Web Content Filtering, Flow collector/sensor/manager, Packet Capture Manager/Decoder/Concentrator, Data Backup and Restoral, Email and Web Sensor Management, Malicious Email Scanner, Malicious Web Scanner, Malware Sandbox, Mandiant Endpoint Protection, McAfee Endpoint Protection, Rogue System Detection, Host Intrusion Prevention, AntiVirus, Inline Firewall Inspection/Protection, Centralized reporting , logging, analysis of syslog appliances, Fortinet Network management, Packet Distribution switch feeds Stealthwatch, Netwitness, and Fireye, Access Interface for Mgmt. and KVM networks, Stratum 1 Network Time Protocol, Web Application Security Scanning and vulnerability tool, Complete Network Infrastructure monitoring and Alerting, Computer Forensics Investigation

Additional Desired Experience:

  • Knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in network administration and support.
  • Knowledge of related hardware and software.
  • Demonstrated analytical and communications skills.
  • Knowledge of data security administration principles, methods, and techniques.
  • Certification in one or more specific technologies.
  • Requires understanding of DHS/DoD policies and procedures, such as FIPS 199, FIPS 200, NIST 800-53, DHS 4300A SSH and other applicable policies.

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.