Information Technology Specialist
General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems - Fort Belvoir, VA

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General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems (GDAIS) has an immediate opening for a Information Technology Specialist to join our team. The position provides an opportunity to develop the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation’s core defense services and systems. GDAIS employees work closely with esteemed clients to develop solutions that allow them to carry out critical national security missions supporting intelligence collection, processing and dissemination.

The selected candidate will work with collaborative teams to ensure GDAIS and client technologies are functioning as efficiently as possible. In addition to receiving a competitive salary and generous health and personal benefits, the Senior Information Technology Specialist will enhance their skill set by working among a talented and technically accomplished group of colleagues. The employee will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.

Key Responsibilities
Information Technology Specialists provide information system solutions and technical support to GDAIS and our clients. Responsibilities include personal computer and client server support, systems programming, applications design and development, and database design and administration. These employees also handle telecommunications and network support and administration.

Service desk and Shift management experience is preferred

Knowledge of Cisco command line syntax is preferred but not required.

Candidate must have proof of current Security+ Certification and or be able to become Security+ Certified within 120 calendar days from the date of hire.

Basic Qualifications:
Candidates must demonstrate passion for innovation, a sophisticated understanding of technological systems and programming, and the ability to further advance GDAIS technology. The Information Technology Specialist position requires a bachelor’s degree in a related specialized area or the equivalent and two to five years of related experience, or a master’s degree with zero to two years of related experience.

The candidate must have system administration skills in Linux and Unix to maintain the mission systems at an operational baseline.

The candidate must have a grasp of operating a UNIX / Linux OS from the command line. Candidate must be able to navigate and list files/folders within the OS file system(s), stop and start processes and applications, and view information in various log files.

Candidate must have a general grasp of the Host/Guest relationship in regards to operating in a virtualized environment. This includes, but is not limited to, VMware and Solaris Zoning technologies.

TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance is required at time of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

Qualifications (Preferred):
Service desk and Shift management experience is preferred

Knowledge of Cisco command line syntax is preferred but not required.

Candidate must have proof of current Security+ Certification and or be able to become Security+ Certified within 120 calendar days from the date of hire.

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