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SOJTF-A Operations Lead

SOJTF-A Operations Lead

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Information Technology
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Top Secret/SCI
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Full Time

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The Operation Lead performs tier three systems support in accordance with the SIE OPORD. In addition to in-depth technical knowledge of the Government’s software and hardware, Operational Lead need advanced analytical, troubleshooting and design skills. The ability to communicate with technical and non-technical users also is essential. The Operational Lead must be familiar with the systems engineering process and data as a fundamental building block for performance improvement. Participation in working groups, design reviews and system tests is required. Candidates will help generate assessments, as well as develop and implement actionable recommendations based on reviews. Candidates require extensive knowledge of the development process, including specification, documentation, and quality assurance. Because of the broad range of demands Operational Leads must meet, candidates who have demonstrated strong project planning skills are preferred.


Typical duties include:


      • Developing, maintaining, and supporting technical infrastructure, hardware, and system software components
      • Performing installation, maintenance, and support of system software and hardware.
      • Performing user support
      • Configuring, debugging, and supporting multiple infrastructure platforms
      • Performing high-level root cause analysis in support of service interruption recovery, as well as creating and documenting preventive measures
      • Working as a strong team contributor, and providing technical expertise.
      • Staying abreast of emerging trends in information technology and helping shape the work for the Government.
      • Working with the Government to understand their requirements and evaluate possible technical solutions.
      • Manages and is responsible for the successful completion of all tasks in assigned program area including technical work, financial and business development activities.
      • Supervises assigned technical and administrative staff, including subordinate supervisors, and performs personnel actions including hiring and performance evaluation.
      • Directs activities to meet client and organization work objectives and serves as a liaison with clients to coordinate activities, negotiate tasks, and solve problems.
      • Assures quality of program products, services, and deliverables, including participating in reviews, audits, and site visits.
      • Performs business development activities, including the preparation and review of technical and cost proposals.


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


Certification Requirements:  An MCSE or other current certification relevant to the candidate’s work area


Experience Requirements:

    • At least eight years of related experience
    • Ability to focus on engineering from a performance perspective
    • Expertise in a systems or application programming language (e.g., Java, C++)
    • Expertise in web-based frameworks (e.g., Java Enterprise Edition (JEE), .NET, JavaScript, JQuery)
    • Knowledge of data structures and relational database systems (e.g., Oracle, MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server, PostGres)
    • Working knowledge of network and information exchange technologies (e.g., TCP/IP, RESTful, SOAP, HTTP)
    • Familiarity with system engineering processes and techniques
    • Excellent collaboration and communication skills
    • Strong technical writing skills

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.

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