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Sr Systems Administrator

Sr Systems Administrator

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# of Openings 
Job Location 
Job Function 
Information Technology
Security Clearance Level 
Top Secret/SCI
Full/Part Time 
Full Time

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Job Description

The system administrator will support the SAM process as expert in operational activities to include, but not limited to, collecting data from operational systems such as SCCM, AD, HBSS, Solarwinds or other tools. Data will be collected, standardized, prepared for ingest into the software asset repository, researching necessary patches and updates, developing documents, analyzes and troubleshoots system anomalies to ensure optimum and accurate performance, prepares system for operational use and oversees operational tests and supporting the SAM and the operational teams.


The ideal candidate will have software license management, SCCM, AD, Remedy and coding or scripting experience.


Responsibilities will include a variety of SYSAD and SAM function. Data standardization within the asset database, generating and providing reports, managing internal and external audits, working with the software asset team to design and document workflows, making appropriate recommendations that will positively impact operational effectiveness as well as initiating projects associated to software asset management governance and process.   The systems administrator will be proficient in one or more SAM areas of software acquisition, compliance, maintenance renewals, and lifecycle planning and costing. Work with engineers, operators, managers and vendors to manage contracts and costs, software licensing, maintenance, and service offerings; collect update and report on information related to software compliance & inventory, licensing, harvesting and deployment strategies. Enter and maintain information in a database format to address management requirements to obtain information.


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


Security +CE


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities


  • Has full technical knowledge of all phases of information systems operations
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Can effectively provide technical direction and guidance to less experienced staff
  • Able to effectively conduct and interpret tests, and troubleshoot solutions of highly complex operational problems
  • Detail oriented and organized; able to understand information systems and ensure accuracy of work
  • Reviews the work of others and is able to detect errors or needed modifications
  • Able to identify and resolve problems or inadequacies of systems operations
  • Have an understanding of software on servers, clients, storage, network and other devices
  • Have knowledge of AD, SCCM, SAM, Remedy, coding and scripting and other sysad skills
  • 5-8 years of directly related experience in systems administration and analysis.

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.



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