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Global Command and Control System (GCCS) Administrator

Global Command and Control System (GCCS) Administrator

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Information Technology
Security Clearance Level 
Top Secret/SCI
Full/Part Time 
Full Time

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Job Description

A GCCS Administrator is required to support USSOCOM’s Programs of Record Services Service Owner to ensure Tier 3 expertise is available for USSOCOM’s Programs of Record Services operations. This individual will have superior knowledge in general systems engineering, as well as GCCS expertise, and be adept with IT technology required to provision IT services from an enterprise data center.


The GCCS Administrator will work in direct support of the USSOCOM’s Programs of Record Services Service Owner and Programs of Record Services Service Lead. This position provides Tier 3 technical oversight and guidance for USSOCOM’s GCCS operations. The GCCS Engineer serves as USSOCOM J631’s GCCS technical expert performing the following tasks:

  • Define I3 services from a day-to-day operations perspective; establish standards for their service.
  • Build operational Operations and Maintenance (O&M) checklists to maintain the service (daily, weekly, monthly, yearly O&M checklists); build Tactics, Techniques and Processes (TTPs) and Standard Operating Processes (SOPs) associated with service checklists.
  • Oversee the daily GCCS execution and maintain an expert view of the current GCCS’s state operations.
  • Interface with Modernization branch to ensure future GCCS enhancements or changes continue to provide quality service to the USSOCOM IT customers and do not impact in a negative way the USSOCOM J63’s ability to provision and support GCCS services.
  • Oversee the vulnerability and remediation process associated with the GCCS service.


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


Expertise Requirements:

  • Must possess a thorough understanding of all aspects of operations and technologies.
  • Should be able to multitask and work well under pressure.
  • Must stay abreast of industry developments and applicable Government regulations.
  • Performs audits, operational analysis and risk assessments.
  • Makes recommendations for enhancing services.
  • Researches operational issues and providing mitigation recommendations
  • Formulates policies and procedures
  • Develops processes and procedures.
  • Needs strong oral and written communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills, as well as excellent judgment and self-motivation.
  • Works independently with little to no supervision researching new technologies or comparing technologies to meet the customers need while providing an unbiased opinion.
  • 5-8 years of directly related experience in systems administration and analysis.


Required Certification:

  • Information Assurance Technician (IAT) Level II (Security +) Required
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert Preferred
  • Red Hat / Linux + Preferred

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. #ISDCJ #DPOST #ARMA

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