General Dynamics Information Technology Administrator, Systems in Fort Walton Beach, Florida

Job Description

The job of the Systems Administrator is to apply network / systems analysis techniques and procedures to determine hardware, software, or network / system functional specifications, and design, develop, test and modify computer systems and programs based on user or design specifications. Many of the systems are unique, one of a kind, custom built prototypes that are continually changing and evolving to meet mission needs. The Systems administrator will provide support in a Top Secret Special Compartment Information (TS/SCI) classified environment which is technically complex, has little government provided documentation and limited OEM documentation.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Administration and maintenance support for systems, end user devices and applications to include FalconView, Google Earth, MAAS, Info Path, MiRC and standard Microsoft Office applications.

  • Minimal server and database archive support will also be required.

  • Update and monitor application performance and provide data management for devices including, but not limited to, end user devices, servers, and database archives.

  • Support additional systems including, but not limited to, NIPRnet, SIPRnet, and internal voice systems.

  • Exercise good analytic and problem solving skills when restoring outages and connectivity issues and do so under extremely tight time constraints.

  • Ability to add a new part or capability to an existing design or system. Work oftentimes involves improving a capability or parts performance through changes in technology or improved versions of the part or equipment.

  • Assist with determining technical solutions for presentation to the government customer.

  • Troubleshoot quickly and exercise work independently.

Required Qualifications:

  • Experience with exploitation tools such as Google Earth, AIMs, or Multi-Int Analysis and Archive System (MAAS).

  • Military C4ISR (Command, Control, Computers, Communication, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance) experience desired.

  • Experience with both Windows Server 2008 and Windows 7 administration.

  • Excellent communication skills in team environments as well as on individual projects are mandatory.

  • Must possess the ability to communicate well both verbally and in writing to end users and management.

  • Self-motivation and the ability to manage multiple priorities along with a strong work ethic required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • US Air Force (or other military) experience in a computer-related discipline.

  • Experience with SCCM desktop management suite.

  • Experience with virtual desktop brokers, such as VMWare View or Citrix XenDesktop.

  • Experience with SecureView, XenDesktop, XenApp, Netscaler and NetApp.

  • Experience deploying production virtual environments (e.g. thin clients).

  • Experience with Windows software packaging and deployment automation.

  • Operational experience with UAV's, specifically Predator or Reaper.

  • Prior military or civilian DOD experience with Air Operations.


Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.

Must have CompTIA Security+ certification

Certifications such as MCSE, CCNA, CCNP, NetApp, and ITIL v3 are desired


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

Shift work will be required

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.


Requisition ID 2018-37123

of Openings 1

Job Location USA-FL-Fort Walton Beach

Job Function Information Technology

Security Clearance Level Top Secret/SCI

Full/Part Time Full Time